Paul Shoemaker
Quarterback 19
220 lbs.
Last School
Longmont High School
Roster Years
1992 | 1995-1998


Born 4/3/74 in Longmont, Colorado...parents are Bill and Karen...father played football for Stanford and then for the NFL's Denver Broncos...served an LDS Church mission to Vancouver, British Columbia...married Tiani Hatch, a former BYU women's basketball player, in June,1995...they have a son Shialer...prepped at Longmont High and was Colorado High School Athlete of the Year in 1991...majored in finance.

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 1995

Got his first playing time against Hawai'i with a 15-yard run and a 23-yard in for one play at New Mexico.

Sophmore Year 1996

Threw a TD pass to Ben Cahoon in the spring game...completed 25 of 43 for 235 yard passing in that game...threw TD passes in the UNLV and Rice games...ran for a TD against Arkansas State.

Junior Year 1997

Completed seven of 13 passes for 103 yards and a TD in the spring game...started vs. Washington and scored a TD on the Cougars' opening drive...started vs. Hawai'i...suffered a grade one tear in a knee and sprained an ankle, both on the right leg, in the first half vs. TCU...traveled, but did not play at UTEP...had a 65-yard pass completion vs. Utah State.

Senior Year 1998

Gave up final year of eligibility to graduate and sign with the Utah Catzz of the PIFL.

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 1992


Medical Redshirt Year 1992