Richard Adams Athlete Profile

#10 Richard Adams

Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-9 Weight: 150 Roster Years: 1967-1969 Hometown: Huntington Park, CA

Personal

Married to the former Kathy Hicken...a P.E. major.

Before BYU

An outstanding football, baseball and track athlete at Huntington Park High.



1967 | Sophomore Year

Won starting spot after asking for a tryout as a punter after returning from an LDS mission to Great Britain...led the team in punting.

1968 | Junior Year

Led the team in punting...punted 81 times for a 41.0 average...as a result BYU was ranked seventh in the nation in punting...ranked second in the WAC in punting.