Kurt Henderson Athlete Profile

#13 Kurt Henderson

Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-1 Weight: 180 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2011-2014 Hometown: St. George, UT Mission: Helsinki, Finland Last School: Snow Canyon High School

Personal

  • Parents are Lon and Carrie Henderson
  • Has six siblings
  • Grandpa, Rollie Bestor coached swimming and diving at BYU
  • Brother-in-law Dave Jensen played baseball at BYU
  • Majoring in business finance with a minor in Finnish
  • Served an LDS mission to Helsinki, Finland and is an Eagle Scout

Before BYU

  • Academic All-State selection
  • National Honor Society VP, member of the FFA, carried a 3.99 GPA in high school and was on the Honor Roll
  • Three-year letterwinner at Snow Canyon High School
  • Part of 2007 state runner-up team
  • Also played baseball and basketball, won 2007 state title in baseball and was an All-State Honorable Mention
  • Named the 2008 Male Athlete of the Year and Basketball State Competitors 2008
  • Also recruited by Stanford, Columbia, Harvard, Yale, UNLV, Utah State, Weber State, Snow College and Dixie State


2011 | Redshirt Year

  • Participated on scout team

2012 | Freshman Year

  • Played in two games
  • Caught two passes for 19 yards

2013 | Sophomore Year

  • Caught a career-best 60-yard pass in win over Utah State
  • Played in 11 games and started one