Leonard Chitty Athlete Profile

#6 Leonard Chitty

Leonard Chitty
Position: Kicker Height: 5-10 Weight: 155 Roster Years: 1986-1987 Hometown: Riverton, UT



All-America

  • 1987 AP Honorable Mention

Personal

Parents are Leonard and Joan...recruited by Iowa State and Hawai'i...majoring in sociology.

Before BYU

Prepped at Alta High, where he was an all-state soccer player.

Other College

Walked on at Snow College and kicked a 52-yard field goal in his first season...set a national JC record with a 57-yard field goal in 1985...set a national JC scoring record with 90 points...led the Badgers to the national JC title...named first team All-America, all-conference and all-league...coached by Walt Criner.



1986 | Junior Year

Second team All-WAC...special teams player of the week vs. Utah State...Wilson Diamond Player of the Game vs. UTEP...broke Dave Taylor's 10-year-old record for most field goals in a season by booting 16...a perfect 7-7 from 40-49 yards...long of 49 yards came against Utah State.