Stephen Covey Athlete Profile

#12 Stephen Covey

Stephen Covey
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 5-11 Weight: 188 Roster Years: 2005 | 2008-2010 Hometown: Provo, UT Last School: Timpview High School


Parents are Stephen and Jeri Covey ... grandson of acclaimed author Stephen R. Covey ... born in Dallas, Texas ... one of five children ... served a church mission in St. Louis, Missouri (2005-2007) ... an Eagle Scout ... majoring in business ... recruited by Utah State, Utah, Arizona and Colorado ... married to wife Emily.

Before BYU

Earned Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune 4-A MVP honors as a senior ... a Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune All-State selection ... a two-time Daily Herald Utah Valley Player of the Year ... led the T'Birds to a 22-3 record as the starting quarterback over two seasons, including a 12-1 record as a senior ... led Timpview to the 4-A State Championship in 2004 ... a three-year letterwinner for the T'Birds ... two-time Timpview HS team MVP ... completed 143 of 231 attempts for 2,503 yards and 31 touchdowns as a senior ... credited with 120 carries for 958 yards and 11 rushing touchdowns ... posted a Timpview HS record 192.01 quarterback rating in 2004 completed 110 or 198 attempts for 1,701 yards as a junior ... credited with 20 touchdown passes in 2003 ... had 168 carries for 1,163 yards and 11 rushing touchdowns ... also lettered in soccer and track ... a member of the district champion 4x100-meter relay team.

2005 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted as a true freshman ... saw action on the scout team at defensive back.

2008 | Freshman Year

Academic All-MWC ... valuable member of the scout team.

2009 | Sophomore Year

Earned letterman honors as a sophomore ... saw action in the Utah State and UNLV games.