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Phillip Amone's Athlete Profile

#22 Phillip Amone

Position: Linebacker Height: 6-0 Weight: 240 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2014-2016 Hometown: Orlando, FL Mission: Orsono, Chile Last School: Dr. Phillips High School

Before BYU

  • 2011 All-Metro West Conference
  • Team captain and defensive MVP
  • Had 50 tackles in four games, including a season-high 16 tackles in the third game of the season before tearing his ACL in October of his senior year
  • Totaled 128 tackles, five sacks and an interception as a junior
  • Led high school team to 45-4 record in career
  • Helped team win 36-straight regular season games
  • Principal's honor roll
  • Also recruited by Florida Atlantic, Duke, Miami, North Carolina, Georgia Tech, Purdue, Indiana and Wisconsin


  • Has seven brothers and sisters

2014 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted the season and played on the scout team

2015 | Freshman Year

  • Recorded tackles against UCLA and Michigan
  • Played on special teams, seeing time in two games
  • Suffered season-ending knee injury in the Michigan game

2016 | Sophomore Year