Wide Receiver 18
Chandler High School
Romney played wide receiver at BYU from 2018-2022 and appeared in 44 games, including 27 starts while amassing 1,959 total career yards receiving. He started each game he played from 2020-22. Among his career accomplishments:
- Named to Pro Football Network's First Team All-Independent Offense (2021)
- Six career games over 100 yards receiving, including a career-high 138 yards in BYU's 48-7 win against Troy on Sep. 26, 2020.
- In 2021, he played in and started 10 games, finishing the season as the team's third-leading receiver with 34 grabs for 594 yards and three touchdowns. He averaged 17.5 yards per catch and 59.4 yards per game.
- In 2020, he was second on the team in receiving yards (767 on 38 catches) with two touchdowns as a leader on BYU's 11-1 team that finished No. 11 in the AP poll.
- Parents are Jeni and Cade
- Has three siblings including former BYU quarterback Baylor Romney
- Wife's name is Sadie
- Major: Economics
- American Family Insurance All-USA Arizona High School Team in 2017
- Helped Chandler win back-to-back 6A state titles as junior and a senior
- 6A All-Conference first team by AZPreps365
- Participated in the Nike Opening camp an was named MVP
- Nephew of former BYU wide receiver Matt Allen
- Brother Baylor is currently on the BYU football team
BYU Hall of Fame
Freshman Year 2018
- Played in nine games, starting four
- Totals 13 receptions for 162 yards and 19 rushing yards on three attempts
- Scored first career touchdown on an 18-yard reception against Utah State
- Posted two receptions six times during the season
- Posted season long reception of 26 yards and total receiving yards of 39 yards against Hawai'i
- Scored one touchdown on a 26 yard pass against Hawai'i
- Posted season long rush of 14 yards against UMass
Sophmore Year 2019
- Played in all 13 games with one start
- Posted 31 receptions for 377 yards and two touchdowns
- Had three receptions for 33 yards against Utah
- Career-best 54 receiving yards against USC
- Career-long 43-yard reception at Toledo
- Posted four receptions for 47 yards at USF
- Caught a touchdown from his brother, quarterback Baylor Romney, against Utah State
- Tied a career-best with four receptions for 45 yards against the Aggies
- Posted 53 receiving yards against SDSU
Junior Year 2021
- Played in and started 10 games.
- Finished the season as the team's third-leading receiver with 34 grabs for 594 yards and three touchdowns at 17.5 yards per catch and 59.4 yard per game.
- Named to Pro Football Network's First Team All-Independent Offense.
- Posted fourth-best single-game receiving total of his career in 35-27 win over South Florida with five receptions for 119 yards and one touchdown.
- Recorded second 100-yard receiving game of the season with 102 yards off four receptions at 25.5 yards/grab versus Boise State.
- Returned from injury to lead the Cougars in receiving (5 for 87) in 34-17 win at Georgia Southern.
Senior Year 2022
- Played in two games
Medical Redshirt Year
- Played and started 10 games
- Second on the team in receiving yards with 767 on 39 catches with two touchdowns
- Had a season-long catch of 52-yards against
- Added 16 rushing yards on six carries including one touchdown
- Had four games with 100+ receiving yards including against Navy (134), Troy (138) LA Tech (101) and Boise State (133)
- Had a season-high seven catches against LA Tech
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