BYU Football Profile: Ben Bergeson (Class of 2014)

Ben Bergeson is a 5’10” 180 pound cornerback BYU football commit who prepped at Highland High School (Class of 2014) and played a year of JUCO ball at Snow College. He has been given a preferred walk-on spot for the 2015 season.

bergeson_ben_por1Bergeson prepped at Highland High School, where as a junior he had 34 tackles, one interception, a couple carries and a catch. As a senior Bergeson had 38 tackles and six interceptions, as well as 18 catches for 288 yards and two touchdowns. He was named to the Region 6 first-team, the Deseret News 4A all-state second team, and the Salt Lake Tribune 4A all-state first-team.  He also played basketball and ran track for Highland.

  TKL INT SAC CAR YDS REC YDS TD
2011 2  0  0 1 10  0  0  0
2012 34 1  0 2 18 1 5  0
2013 38 6 1 1 0 18 288 2
TOTAL 74 7 1 4 28 19 293 2

Bergeson was not rated by Rivals, Scout, or ESPN. He played on scholarship at Snow College in 2014 and then accepted a preferred walk-on spot at BYU for 2015. His father Eric played defensive back for BYU in the late 1980s.

Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah High School: Highland
Last Team: Snow College HT/WT: 5’10”, 180 lbs.
Position: Defensive End 40 time: 4.48, 4.45
Profiles: MaxPreps, HUDL, DesNews Bench/Squat: 275/375 lbs.
Twitter: @_IceIceBergy Vertical: 35.5 inches
[usrlist Rivals:2 Scout:2 ESPN:2 avg=”true”] Offers: Snow College

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