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Shane Magalei Athlete Profile

#77 Shane Magalei

Shane Magalei
Position: Offensive Line Height: 6-3 Weight: 290 Roster Years: 1996-1999 Hometown: Wheat Ridge, CO Last School: Wheat Ridge High School


Born in Aurora, Colo.,...parents are Kaleo and Melody...married Stephanie Linder, December, 1997...older brother is former BYU player Issiah...recruited by UCLA, USC, Nebraska, Washington St., Utah, Arizona, ASU, Army, and Miami...enjoys singing, playing the piano, and working with kids...would like to work with FBI or in international diplomacy...served an LDS Church mission to Buenos Aires, Argentina an Eagle Scout...majoring in business management.

Before BYU

Played defensive tackle, defensive end, offensive tackle, and tight end...earned all-state and all-conference honors for both offense and defense...won Jefferson County Lineman of the Year award...three letters in football, three in basketball, one in volleyball and two in track (shot put)...all-conference basketball player...coached by Ed Stevens (CSU).

1996 | Freshman Year

Participated in spring drills...partially blocked a field goal vs. UTEP.

1997 | Redshirt Year

Cougar Club Scholar-Athlete.

1998 | Sophomore Year

Saw limited action as a sophomore ... Was a solid backup to Joe Wong at right tackle.

1999 | Junior Year

Participated in spring drills.