Fono Vakalahi Athlete Profile

#65 Fono Vakalahi

Fono Vakalahi
Position: Offensive Line Height: 6-3 Weight: 339 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2009 Hometown: Bryan, TX Last School: Bryan High School

Personal

Parents are Sione and Lusimoni ... served in the Washington, D.C. Mission for the LDS Church ... one of seven children

Before BYU

A physically dominating presence who has played multiple positions on the offensive line ... moved from left tackle to center for his senior season ... rated No. 20 center prospect in the nation by Rivals.com ... also recruited by Baylor, Arizona State, Virginia Tech, Hawaii and Texas A&M ... coached by Bob Bellard.



2009 | Freshman Year

Earned letterman honors as a true freshman ... saw action in four games ... played for an offensive unit that led the conference and ranked No. 17 nationally in passing per game (281.46) and No. 21 in total offense (427.15) ... part of a unit that averaged only 1.77 sacks per game ... vital part of an offensive line that helped BYU lead the nation with a 55.62 third-down conversion percentage on the season.