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2  Robert Priester
Robert  Priester

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tampa, Fla.

High School:
Robinson

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180

Position:
Cornerback

Experience:
2L

Pronunciation:
PREE-stur


04/13/2016

Senior Leaders Impress Bohl This Spring

Pokes Have Five Practices Remaining

04/09/2016

Cowboys Complete First Scrimmage of Spring in Cheyenne

Allen and Wick Shine on Offense, Prosser Records Two Sacks for Defense

04/02/2016

Wyoming Completes Second Week of Spring Practice

Improved Play at Quarterback, Safety and Tight End Standout

03/17/2016

Spring Football Opens for Wyoming Cowboys on Tuesday, March 22

Cowboys Return 18 Starters, Including 9 on Offense, 8 on Defense and 1 on Special Teams

10/13/2015

Homecoming 2015 to Feature Wyoming vs. Nevada on Saturday

Game to Kick Off at 2 p.m. from Wyoming's War Memorial Stadium

11/28/2015

USATSI Photo Gallery

Wyoming outlasted UNLV 35-28.

10/10/2015

Air Force 31, Wyoming 17

Photos from Wyoming @ Air Force on October 10, 2015.

UW This Season: Priester was limited in spring drills, but will add experience to the secondary for the Cowboys.

2014: Priester appeared in 11 games with seven starts as a true freshman. Recorded 39 total tackles with 29 solo stops and 10 assisted tackles. Also forced two fumbles on the season and broke up two passes. He recorded a career-high nine tackles and added a forced fumble against Florida Atlantic. He also added eight tackles, a forced fumble and a pass breakup against Hawai'i. Priester recovered a fumble against Utah State along with a pass breakup in the contest.

High School: Priester recorded 21 total tackles his senior season (13 solo tackles and eight assists), including one tackle for a loss, and he had three passes defended. He also caught four passes for 55 yards and one touchdown and added 55 yards in kick returns as a high school senior. Priester ended his high school career with 83 total tackles (59 solo tackles and 24 assists), three tackles for loss, two interceptions and four passes defended. Offensively, he completed his high school career with 234 receiving yards on 28 receptions and scored four receiving TDs. He also had 747 all-purpose yards in his career, including 325 yards in kickoff returns and 36 career yards returning punts. He played for head coach Shawn Taylor. Priester was also recruited by Ball State, Florida International and Utah State.

Personal: He is majoring in business administration.

Career Stats:

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