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Robert Saunooke Athlete Profile

#60 Robert Saunooke

Position: Center Height: 6-3 Weight: 265 Roster Years: 1982-1983 | 1986-1988 Hometown: Sarasota, FL


Parents are Osley and half Cherokee Indian..married Kristen Robinson in July, 1987...his wife is a granddaughter of former Michigan Governor George Romney...served an LDS mission in Rochester, New York...majoring in art history...will go to law school if a foreign auction house job doesn't materialize.

Before BYU

Attended Riverview High in Sarasota as a sophomore and junior, where he was coached by John Sprague...graduated from high school on the Cherokee Reservatio in North Carolina...was team's outstanding player his final two years...also competed three years in baseball, track and wrestling.

1982 | Freshman Year

Played with the junior varsity.

1983 | Redshirt Year


1986 | Sophomore Year

Played on the junior varsity team.

1987 | Junior Year

Varsity reserve and part-time player on special teams.