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Steve Sanders Athlete Profile

#59 Steve Sanders

Position: Linebacker Height: 6-0 Weight: 228 Roster Years: 1983-1986 Hometown: Orange, CA


Parents are Dewitt and Judie...recruited by San Diego State, Long Beach State and Arizona State.

Before BYU

Won all-league, all-county, All-CIF and All-Southern California honors at Ed Modena High...lettered three times in football and once each in basketball and track...coached by Bob Lester (Kansas).

1983 | Freshman Year

Played with the jayvees.

1984 | Sophomore Year

Played as a backup and was injured at Colorado State...missed the rest of the season.

1985 | Junior Year

Started for several games in place of injured Cary Whittingham and Ladd Akeo...was linebacker of the week vs. Utah and Air Force.

1986 | Senior Year

Missed spring practice because of a shoulder injury...a projected starter at inside linebacker.