Kyle Luekenga Athlete Profile

#54 Kyle Luekenga

Kyle Luekenga
Position: Defensive Line Height: 6-3 Weight: 270 Roster Years: 2005-2008 Hometown: West Valley City, UT Last School: Granger High School

Personal

Parents are Brock and Carrie Luekenga ... maintained a 3.8 grade-point average at Granger HS ... helped lead Granger HS to the 5-A state playoffs in 2004 ... parents are both graduates of BYU ... married to Taeaolelei Toiaiuao ... recruited by UNLV, Utah State, Utah and Harvard.

Before BYU

The 2004 Region 3 Defensive Player of the Year ... a Salt Lake Tribune All-State linebacker ... honor roll student ... named the English Student of the Year ... team captain ... a first-team All-Region 3 linebacker as a junior ... second-team all-state ... ranked as a top-10 recruit in the state of Utah by a national recruiting service ... led Granger High School with 90 tackles ... had 20 tackles for a loss, including eight sacks.

Stats

YEAR  SOLO   AST   TOTAL  TFL/YDS    SACKS/YDS   INT/YDS   PBU   QBH   FR  FF
2005 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2006 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 2 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0



2005 | Freshman Year

Saw action in seven games during the season ... registered three tackles on the season, including one solo takedown.

2006 | Sophomore Year

Saw action in all 13 games during the season ... credited with three tackles on the season ... a significant contributor on a defensive unit that gave up only 14.7 points per game, ranking 10th nationally ... part of a defense that ranked fourth nationally in turnover margin with +14 turnover margin (+1.08 pg).

2007 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted 2007 season.

2008 | Junior Year

Saw action in two games ... totaled one tackle on the season.