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Skyler Ridley Athlete Profile

#17 Skyler Ridley

Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-0 Weight: 182 Roster Years: 2007 | 2010-2013 Hometown: Murrieta, CA Last School: Murrieta Valley High School


  • Parents are Kevin and Kimbur
  • Born in Riverside, Calif.
  • Served in the England Manchester Mission (2008-10) for the LDS Church
  • Eagle Scout
  • Pre-med majoring in psychology
  • Also recruited by San Diego, UTEP, Utah, Idaho and Utah State
  • Married to wife Jasmine

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Murrieta Valley HS
  • Two-year lettterwinner
  • Helped team advance to CIF quarterfinals
  • Named a CIF Champion of Character
  • Also lettered in baseball

2007 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted in 2007

2010 | Freshman Year

  • Valuable member of scout team

2011 | Sophomore Year

  • Valuable member of the scout team

2012 | Junior Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a junior
  • Played in the first game of his career against Washington State in BYU's season-opener and caught the first touchdown of the season, and also the first of his career
  • Finished the game against Washington State with a career-best six receptions for 54 yards
  • Had a career-long 24 yard reception against Georgia Tech
  • Finished the year with 20 catches for 206 yards

2013 | Senior Year

  • Voted as a team captain
  • Recorded four catches and 38 yards in win at Utah State
  • Caught the game winning touchdown against Houston as part of his eight catches for 106 yards (both career highs)
  • Scored his second TD of the season vs Idaho State to go along with 86 receiving yards