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John Bechthold Athlete Profile

#31 John Bechthold

Position: Linebacker Height: 6-2 Weight: 239 Roster Years: 1983-1984 Hometown: Manteca, CA Last School: East Union High School


Parents are Louis and Mary...majoring in physical education with a minor in coaching.

Before BYU

At East Union High School in Manteca, he lettered four years in football and was team MVP for three years...played in the Lion's all-star game...coached by Vern Gebhardt (Pacific).

1983 | Junior Year

Worked into BYU's two-deep during spring practice...had an interception vs. Bowling Green...should see lots of action as a backup.