Thomas Bryson Athlete Profile

#79 Thomas Bryson

Thomas Bryson
Position: Defensive Line Height: 6-5 Weight: 235 Roster Years: 2010 Hometown: Layton, UT Last School: Layton High School

Personal

  • Born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Parents are James and Leslie
  • Majoring in business
  • Favorite athlete is Ray Lewis
  • Also recruited by Idaho, Washington State , Utah State and Stanford

Before BYU

  • Earned first-team All-State honors as a tight end and defensive end in 2008
  • Named Region 1 MVP
  • Helped Layton win 5A Region 1 with a 6-1 record while earning a No. 6 ranking (MaxPreps) among all state classifications with a 9-3 overall record
  • Made a team-high 36 receptions for Region-best 544 yards (15.1 yards per reception) and four touchdowns, including a long catch of 59 yards
  • Also carried the ball four times for 53 yards (13.3 yards per carry)
  • Recorded a Region-high 13.5 sacks in 2008 to rank No. 5 in the state
  • Totaling 33 tackles as a defensive end
  • Also lettered in basketball, wrestling and soccer
  • Coached by Jim Batchelor

Stats

YEAR GMS SOLO AST TOTAL PBU QBH
2010 12 2 3 5 3 1
TOTAL 12 2 3 5 3 1


2010 | Freshman Year

  • Earned letterman honors
  • Saw action in 12 games
  • Notched five tackles, three pass breakups and a quarterback hurry on the season