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Ron O'Bard Athlete Profile

#21 Ron O'Bard

Position: Defensive Back Height: 5-10 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 1979-1980 Hometown: El Cajon, CA


Transferred to BYU from Grossmont Community College where he was All-South Coast pursuing paralegal studies at BYU.

Before BYU

Athlete of the year in 1976 at Monte Vista football he was coached by Larry Schimpf (San Diego State)...he was All-Grossmont League, All-CIF and team wrestling he was all-league and All-CIF for two years...was wrestler of the year for his baseball, he was all-league.

1979 | Junior Year

A walk-on to BYU's program, he was injured for part of the junior varsity season...had a 94-yard kickoff return for a TD versus the UNLV junior varsity along with a 33-yard kickoff return.