Steve Carlsen Athlete Profile

#30 Steve Carlsen

Position: Fullback Height: 6-0 Weight: 208 Roster Years: 1976-1980 Hometown: Paris, ID

Personal

Parents are Garth and Elaine...married Kristy Williams.

Before BYU

Did about everything at Bear River High...all-state in basketball, sprint champion (10.1)...set school rushing record...over 3,000 yards rushing in three years.



1976 | Freshman Year

Started on JV team.

1977 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted.

1978 | Sophomore Year

Was a reserve with the varsity...during spring game, he was the third leading rusher.

1979 | Junior Year

Led the running backs through most of the season in yards averaged per carry...got his first varsity action against Weber State...against Hawai'i he rushed for 26 yards and caught two passes...scored two TDs and rushed for 36 yards against Wyoming...scored a TD against San Diego State...was named back of the week vs. Utah.