Anthony Ward
Defensive Line 97
253 lbs.
Last School
Ricks Junior College
Roster Years


Born in Brawley, Calif ... parents are Robert and Kathy Ward of Lihue, Hawaii ... served a Church mission to Osorno, Chile ... married to the former Amy Andersen ... recruited by Wake Forest, Weber State, Washington State, Utah State and Idaho State.

Before BYU

A three-year letterwinner at Bonita Vista High School ... earned Academic All-Conference honors ... led team to a 10-1 record and a conference title in both 1992 and 1993 ... named first-team all-conference and second-team All-CIF ... also lettered in basketball, baseball and volleyball.

Other College

Earned first-team All-Western States Football League honors at Ricks College.


Year     Gms   UT   AT   TOT
2000 5 1 4 5

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year

Sophmore Year

Junior Year 2000

Saw action in all 12 games last season, mostly as the deep snapper on special teams ... recorded five tackles on the season, including one tackle for a loss of one yard

Senior Year 2001

A member of the 2001 MWC Championship team...helped BYU to a 12-2 record during the season, including a streak of 12 straight wins...played 13-of-13 regular-season games for the the long snapper, did not have one bad snap during the season...recorded four tackles on the season, including three solo takedowns.

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year