Jake Retzlaff
Quarterback 12
205 lbs.
Last School
Riverside City College
Roster Years


  • Parents are Steve and Max Retzlaff
  • Brother played WR at Riverside City College with him

Before BYU

  • Transfer from Riverside City College
  • Ranked No. 1 quarterback in ESPN's Junior College 50 for 2023 and No. 46 overall
  • Completed 312 of 493 passes for 4,596 yards and 44 touchdowns with an efficiency rating of 165.4 in 2022
  • Also ran for 515 yards and six touchdowns in 2022
  • Named All-California First-Team Offense at Riverside City College
  • Posted nine games with 300+ passing yards, including six 400-yard games and two with 500+
  • Threw for five or more touchdowns in six games at RCC
  • Broke RCC record passing for 529 yards and six touchdowns in 59-36 win over Mt. San Jacinto (2022) 
  • Led RCC to California Community College State Championship game and a 12-1 record in 2022 
  • As a freshman at Golden West, completed 243 of 409 passes for 3,302 yards and 23 touchdowns while running for 380 yards and nine touchdowns
  • Led the Rustlers to an 11-1 record and Southern League championship in 2021
  • Had five 300-yard games at Golden West
  • Earned All-California First-Team selection at Golden West as a freshman
  • National Southern League Offensive Player of the Year in 2021
  • Named Region III Player of the Year
  • Prepped at Centennial High School in California coached by Matt Logan
  • Threw for 1,067 yards in 2019 with eight touchdowns, adding three on the ground but had no senior season in 2020 due to Covid-19 pandemic
BYU Hall of Fame

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Junior Year 2023

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Medical Redshirt Year