Parents are Larry and Annette...served a two-year LDS Church mission in Washington D.C.,...married Heidi Ann Sykes in June, 1991...majoring in business.
Helped Timpview High to a 7-3 record and was selected to the all-region team during his senior year...teammates chose as most valuable defensive player...was 3A State wrestling champion at 167 in 1985...coached by Cory Walker (BYU).
Attended Snow College for two years...named to second team All-Conference...played on the 1985 national championship team...recruited by UCLA, Stanford, Tennessee and Houston...coached by Paul Tidwell.
1990 | Junior Year
Was redshirting through five games until Jared Leavitt had neck surgery...in his first game against Colorado State he had three unassisted and five assisted tackles...at Air Force he was a big factor in stopping the Falcon wishbone where he recorded six tackles, 11 quarterback hurries and one sack...selected as coaches linebacker of the game against New Mexico and Air Force.