Alex Kuresa
Wide Receiver 15
180 lbs.
Last School
Mountain Crest High School
Roster Years

Before BYU:

  • 2010 Utah Gatorade Player of the Year
  • 2010 Deseret News Mr. Football 
  • 4A All-State First Team in 2010 by Salt Lake Tribune
  • Owns nearly all state quarterback records, including total offense (12,917), passing yards (10,951), passing touchdowns (101), completions (751), and attempts (1,154)
  • Region 5 MVP in 2009 and 2010
  • Threw for 3,983 yards and 38 touchdowns as a senior
  • Started at quarterback as a freshman, completing his first 18 passes for 180 yards in the first high school game of his career
  • Led Mountain Crest to the 4A championship game in 2010 before losing by a point in double-overtime; went to three-straight semifinal appearances the years before 
  • In 2010 state semifinal, set semifinal records by completing 34-of-55 passes for 444 yards and four touchdowns
  • Also lettered twice in basketball and twice in track and field
  • Coached by Mark Wootton



Parents are David and Susanne ... born in Logan, Utah ... brother Jake played football at BYU and cousin Tyler Haws played basketball for the Cougars ... majoring in pre-business management ... favorite athlete is Jimmer Fredette ... also recruited by Oregon, Stanford, Colorado, Utah, Weber State and Utah State ... plans to major in business

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2012

Sophmore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 2011

Was the scout team quarterback

Medical Redshirt Year 2011

Was the scout team quarterback