Justin Byleveld will be the defensive graduate assistant for the Cowboys in 1998. Byleveld was a wide receiver on the Cowboy squad from 1987-90, contributing to two WAC Championships for the Pokes in 1987 and '88. He graduated from UW in 1992 with a bachelor's degree in secondary education and a minor in psychology.
Following graduation, he accepted a teaching and coaching position at Glenrock High School in Glenrock, Wyo. Byleveld taught social studies and was an assistant football coach at Glenrock High School from 1992-97, serving as receiver coach, defensive secondary coach and offensive coordinator.
A graduate of Natrona County High School in 1987, Byleveld went on to earn Dean's List honors at UW and was named to the Who's Who in American Teachers list in 1996.