Gabe Summers
Defensive Line 98
295 lbs.
Saratoga Springs, 
Last School
Westlake High School
Roster Years

BYU Highlights

  • Has played in 31 games, starting 12, for the Cougars (2019-21)
  • Played in every game during both the 2020 and 2021 seasons
  • Career-best season in 2021 with 24 tackles (12 solo) and three quarterback hurries
  • See "Year" tab for more information


  • Major: Finance
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Dallas, Texas (2016-18)
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Parents are Irene and Hyrum
  • Father, Hyrum, played defensive line at BYU (1996-98)
  • Has three sisters
  • Married to Savannah since 2020
  • Enjoys playing Yu-Gi-Oh, Age of Empires and Super Smash Bros.

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Westlake High School under Coach Clements
  • 2014 and 2015 all-state
  • Also recruited by USU, Weber State and SUU
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019

  • Played in six games
  • Totaled eight tackles and one tackle for loss
  • Posted three tackles and 0.5 tackle for loss at UMass
Sophmore Year 2021

  • One of 26 players on the team to play in all 13 games, starting 10.
  • Career-best season with 24 tackles (12 solo) and three quarterback hurries.
  • Tied a career-high twice with four tackle performances versus Arizona and Boise State. 
Junior Year 2022

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year

Sophomore 2020

  • Played in all 12 games with two starts
  • Recorded 15 tackles (seven solo, eight assist)
  • Recorded three tackles for loss
  • Recorded two sacks, one vs. UTSA, one at No. 21 Boise State
  • Recorded two quarterback hurries
  • Season-high four tackles in 51-17 win at No. 21 Boise State