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Justin Williams Athlete Profile

#51 Justin Williams

Justin Williams
Position: Linebacker Height: 6-2 Weight: 240 Roster Years: 2002-2005 Hometown: Riverside, CA Last School: Jurupa Valley High School


Born in Burley, Idaho ... parents are Dennis and Joy Williams ... served a Church mission in Chiclayo, Peru ... an Eagle Scout ... married to the former Tara Lee Wood of Lehi, Utah in June, 2004 ... recruited by USC, Washington, Colorado, Colorado State, Oregon State, Notre Dame, Utah state, Arizona and San Diego State.

Before BYU

Earned all-league academic honors in both wrestling and football ... a three-year letterwinner in football ... helped lead Jurupa Valley High School to a 10-2 record and a league championship ... earned all-league, all-county, All-CIF and all-state second-team honors ... served as team captain ... earned all-league honors in wrestling ... wrestled with the varsity all four years of high school.

2002 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted after returning from a Church mission to Peru.

2003 | Freshman Year

Played in both JV games during the season ... contributed as a member of the scout team ... participated in spring drills.

2004 | Sophomore Year

Saw action in five games during the season ... contributed on special teams ... participated in spring drills.