|| Michael Horgan
Figures to see increased playing time in 2005 as one of the team's top three tight ends ... Will compete for the starting role this season ... Continues to improve his skills both as a receiver and blocker ... Three years of eligibility remaining.
The 2005 Season: Game-By-Game Statistics
The 2004 Season: Reserve tight end who earned his first varsity letter ... One of four tight ends who saw significant playing time in 2004 ... Caught one ball for eight yards, that coming in the season finale vs. Cal in the Big Game.
The 2003 Season: Did not play in 2003 as a true freshman tight end.
In High School: Named to the All-Farwest team by SuperPrep and All-West by Lemming's ... The Insider's.com rated him among the top tight end prospects in the country ... Attended Loyola High School in Los Angeles, California ... Caught 16 passes for 170 yards and one TD as a senior at Loyola HS ... As a defensive end, he accounted for 66 tackles, 11 sacks, three forced fumbles and one fumble recovery ... Los Angeles Times First-Team All-Central City Section at defensive end as well as Lineman of the Year ... First-Team All-Serra League at DE ... Selected to play in the Shrine All-Star Game following his senior season ... National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete award winner in 2002 ... Scholastic All-CIF selection in 2001-02.
Personal Information: Undeclared major ... National Merit Commended Student ... Scholastic All-CIF selection ... Plays classical and rock guitar ... Plans to major in music.
Getting To Know: Michael Horgan
I would describe myself as a person as: quiet
What people don't know about me is: I used to play hockey
I pattern my play after: Tony Gonzales
My favorite pre-game ritual is: Visualizing how I will play the game
My greatest athletic moment is: Playing in my high school semi-final game
The biggest thrill in my life to date is: Receiving a scholarship and acceptance to Stanford
My favorite stadium in which to play is: Stanford Stadium
A friend from another college football team is: Quintin Daniels (Washington)
The reason I chose Stanford University is: Excellence in academics and athletics
My least favorite class at Stanford is: Citizenship
What sets Stanford apart from other college football programs? The academic standards the players hold themselves to
The sports team I followed when I was younger: Los Angeles Kings
The athlete I admire most is: Michael Vick
If I could spend a day with anyone, it would be: Alan Watts
If a movie were made of my life, I would have the following actor play me: Tim Robbins
Favorite musical group or performer: Yes
The people who had the greatest influence on my life: My parents
Last Updated: September 29, 2005