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Michael Westbrook Athlete Profile

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Michael Westbrook
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-0 Weight: 180 Roster Years: 1998-1999 Hometown: Lakewood, WA Last School: Lakes High School


Born in Tacoma...parents are Angie and Louis...likes reading and listening to music...favorite athlete is Jerry Rice...high school teammate of Drew Miller and Mike Rigell who played for BYU...is second cousin of Michael Westbrook who plays for the Washington Redskins and Bryan Westbrook who plays for the Detroit Lions...recruited by Washington, Washington St., Oregon St., and Idaho...plans to major in business with a minor in communications.

Before BYU

Lettered three times in football at Lakes High...also lettered twice in basketball and track...first-team all-state, all-league, and all-area...honorable-mention All-America by USA Today...had 55 catches for 1,006 yards...3-A MVP...caught a last-second TD in the state championship game to give school its first title...coached by Dick Zatkovich (Washington).

1998 | Freshman Year

Played in 12 games as a freshman ... Made one reception for 14 yards (vs. Murray State). 1999: Participated in spring drills ... Recorded seven catches for 60 yards in three scrimmages, averaging 8.6 yards per reception ... Caught one pass for 14 yards in the Blue/White game.