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Richard Orr Athlete Profile

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Richard Orr
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-1 Weight: 175 Roster Years: 1983-1985 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT


Parents are Donald and Beth...married Julie Whittwer in March '83...recruited by Utah, Utah State, Arizona State...majoring in physical education.

Before BYU

Lettered in football and baseball at Highland High...was second team all-conference and team MVP...coached by Rodger DuPaix (BYU).

Other College

Attended Snow College in Ephraim, Utah...received first team all-conference and all-region honors.

1983 | Redshirt Year


1984 | Junior Year

Caught 10 passes for 153 yards and a touchdown.

1985 | Senior Year

Broke his leg in a freak accident while working out indoors when a batting cage fell from the ceiling and landed on him...missed spring ball.