Aveni Leung-Wai Athlete Profile

#31 Aveni Leung-Wai

Aveni Leung-Wai
Position: Linebacker Height: 6-1 Weight: 227 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010-2011 Hometown: Aiea, HI Last School: Grossmont Junior College


Son of Aveni and Claudette ... married to wife Sydney ... served an LDS Church mission to Rochester, New York ... speaks Samoan ... majoring in global studies ... also recruited by Oregon, Oregon State, USC, Louisville, Arizona State, Utah, Washington and Minnesota.

Before BYU

Prepped at Aiea High School in Oahu ... coached by Wendell Say ... selected to play in the 2004 East-West Goodwill Classing All-Star game ... all-conference and all-state selection.

Other College

All-Foothill Conference first-team linebacker ... helped lead the Griffins to the California junior college state championship as a freshman ... first-team all-conference ... defensive player of the year.

2010 | Junior Year

Earned letterman honors as a junior ... started twice and played in nine games ... recorded nine tackles, including four at Florida State

2011 | Senior Year

Earned letterman honors ... played in four games ... totaled four tackles on the year ... had two solo tackles vs. Idaho State