Matthew Edwards Athlete Profile

#89 Matthew Edwards

Position: Tight End Height: 6-3 Weight: 214 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2008-2011 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Woods Cross High School

Personal

Son of John and Becky Edwards ... grandson of former BYU head coach LaVell Edwards ... served in the Maryland Baltimore Mission for the LDS Church ... Eagle Scout ... born in Salt Lake City ... three sisters ... majoring in public administration

Before BYU

Graduated from Woods Cross High School ... played for Alema Te'o ... team co-MVP ... first-team all-region and all-state honorable mention as a senior ... two-year letterwinner in basketball and soccer ... received all-region honorable mention in soccer ... also participated in madrigals, jazz band and was a senior class officer.



2008 | Freshman Year

Valuable member of the scout team.

2009 | Sophomore Year

Valuable member of the scout team.

2010 | Junior Year

Earned letterman honors as a junior ... played in games against UNLV and Utah

2011 | Senior Year

Earned letterman honors ... played in six games ... caught the only reception of his career against New Mexico State on Senior Night, a nine-yard touchdown in his final game at the stadium named after his grandfather