Tanner Balderree Athlete Profile

James BairdTanner BalderreeSam Baldwin

#89 Tanner Balderree

Position: Tight End Height: 6-3 Weight: 248 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2014-2016 Hometown: Sherwood, OR Mission: Leeds, United Kingdom Last School: Sherwood High School

Personal

  • Favorite food is Chinese
  • Enjoys drawing and dancing
  • Considers himself a movie nut
  • One of his heroes is Brian Orakpo, the other is his mother
  • Also recruited by Eastern Washington, Western Oregon, Oregon and Boise State

Before BYU

  • Won a state championship his senior year, also went undefeated
  • Also played lacrosse in high school


2014 | Freshman Year

  • Saw action against Savannah State, recorded two tackles and a 0.5 tackle for loss and a recovered fumble

2015 | Sophomore Year

  • Switched from defense to offense, filling the role of tight end
  • Transitioned to running back during the season
  • Played in 10 games