Reed Hornung Athlete Profile

#96 Reed Hornung

Position: Deep Snapper Height: 6-2 Weight: 249 Roster Years: 2010-2012 Hometown: Anoka, MN Last School: Snow College

Personal

  • Born in Fargo, North Dakota
  • Parents are Mike and Jervae 
  • Served in the Jamaica Kingston Mission (2006-08) for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Speaks Jamaican Patois
  • Enjoys golfing and fishing
  • Majoring in public health with a minor in business management
  • Also recruited by Minnesota, Utah State, North Dakota State, South Dakota State and Northern Illinois

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Anoka High
  • Twice named All-Conference
  • Minneapolis Star-Tribune All-State honoree
  • Team captain also lettered in wrestling and baseball
  • Coached by Jeff Buerkley

2010 | Sophomore Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a sophomore
  • Played every game at deep snapper on special teams
  • Did not have a bad snap all season
  • Totaled two tackles, including one solo tackle against New Mexico and an assisted tackle at Utah

2011 | Junior Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a junior
  • Played in all 13 games at deep snapper on special teams
  • Totaled two tackles, including one solo tackle vs. New Mexico State and one assisted tackle vs. Utah
  • Helped force muffed punt vs. Tulsa in Armed Forces Bowl to set up a BYU touchdown

2012 | Senior Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a senior
  • Played in all 13 games at deep snapper and on special teams
  • Picked up three tackles on special teams, including one solo vs. Weber State
  • Helped punting game to average 45.2 yards per game, No. 6 nationally