|Height / Weight:|
6-2 / 260
COLLEGE: Redshirt last season ... WWU Scout Team Defensive Player of the Week ... Transfer from Laney JC in Oakland, CA ... First-team JC All-American and Mid-Empire Conference pick as sophomore ... Helped Eagles to 10-1 record, league title and victory in Graffiti Bowl game for Northern California "B" Conference championship ... Credited with 75 tackles, 2 quarterback sacks, 4 pass interceptions, 6 fumble recoveries, 2 forced fumbles and 2 blocked kicks ... Returned two interceptions for touchdowns and recovered two fumbles in end zone for scores ... Team captain ... Honorable mention all-league as freshman on 9-2 squad that won Graffiti Bowl game ... Led team with 77 tackles ... Started and lettered two years ... Also played rugby for Alameda and Haywood club teams.
HIGH SCHOOL: First-team CalHiSports.com all-State selection and Most Valuable Player of Alameda-Contra Costa Athletic League as senior at Alameda High School ... First-team all-league on offense (running back) and defense (linebacker) for second straight year ... Helped Hornets to 8-2 record and first round of North Coast Section playoffs ... In game that decided Pinole Valley League title, ran 17 times for 224 yards (13.2 yards per carry) and three touchdowns in losing effort ... Finished season with 1,500 rushing yards ... Team MVP as junior on 7-3 squad ... First-team all-league on defense as sophomore, Hornets finishing 9-1, winning league title and losing in first round of playoffs ... Started and lettered three years.
PERSONAL: Plans to major in physical education ... Has daughter, Ionare, born on June 25, 2008.