Ross Varner
Defensive End 91
236 lbs.
Salt Lake City, 
Roster Years


Parents are Everett (brick contractor) and Joan Varner ... younger brother to Stan Varner, outstanding defensice end for the Cougars ... majoring in business managment ... married Ann Wagstaff. 

Before BYU

High School -  Made strong athletic contributions his senior year at Skyline High ... won two letters in football, one in wresting .. coached by Ken Schmidt (Utah).

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 1974

Sophmore Year 1976

Able standby to Marcus Kanahele ... caused a fumble against Wyoming ... had two hurries and a sack against Southern Miss ... had a sack and a pass interception against Utah State.

Junior Year 1977

Number four in the team defensive stax ... led team with 28 hurries ... had eight tackles for losses and a sack against New Mexico ... had seven tackles and a fumble recovery at Wyoming ... had nine tackles at Arizona State ... against Long Beach State he had two pass deflections, two sacks and two hurries.

Senior Year 1978

Missed Spring ball to recover from an injury.

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 1975

Medical Redshirt Year 1975