Up Close: Reed Hornung

Sep 11, 2012 - Posted by Whitney Weekes on September 11, 2012 at 12:04 pm | Updated: September 11, 2012 12:28 pm

Our next "Up Close" senior spotlight is No. 96 Reed Hornung, BYU's deep snapper from Anoka, Minn.

Favorite cold cereal: Cap’n Crunch

Favorite Bronco Mendenhall Quote: “There are two ways to lose, you die or quit.”

Before a football game, I: Listen to my i-Pod and walk around the field.

How did I spend my off-season: I don’t have an “off” season.

Who is the best player I’ve ever faced: Michael Floyd.

What would I like to do sometime in my life: Go skydiving.

If I could play another position, what would it be: Linebacker.

Who has had the greatest influence on my football career: Both my parents and my high school coach.

What do I want to be doing 20 years from now: Living the American dream.

How did I select my jersey number: Its the best number in football.

What is my favorite hobby or activity away from football: Golfing and fishing.

What is the best book I’ve ever read: The Message.

People say I look like: Brandon Weedon.

What is my most memorable athletic achievement: Being a scholarship athlete at BYU.

My favorite scripture: Omni 1:26.

My favorite website: www.espn.com.

My advice to youngsters: Don’t let others define you, define yourself.

One rule I’d change in college football is: Helmet to helmet.

On game day my friends and relatives: All text me before and after the game.