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|Steve Emtman |
Cheney High School, 1988
Steve Emtman was an All-American selection in football, All-League selection in basketball, and a two-time track and field state champion in discus at Cheney High School. In football, Steve was named to the All-State Offensive and Defensive teams during his senior season, in addition to being named Frontier Lineman of the Year.
Steve played collegiate football at the University of Washington where his accomplishments included being named the Lombardi Award Winner (1991), a Heisman Trophy Finalist (1991), the Pac-10 Lineman of the Year twice (1990, 1991), the Chevrolet National Defensive Player of the Year (1991), and to the All-America Team twice (1990, 1991).
He was the number one pick in the 1992 NFL Draft, where he played for six seasons. Steve has been inducted into the University of Washington Hall of Fame and the National Football Foundation College Football Hall of Fame.