Parents are Glenn and Mary ... brother-in-law, Hema Heimuli, was a running back at BYU ... served a Church mission to Houston, Texas ... married Kristin Redford in June 2002.
In 2001: Competed in seven regular season games as a freshman... credited with one reception for four yards against Air Force... also saw action as a special-team performer.
In 2000: Redshirted.
Lettered three times in football and once in track at Orem High ... second-team all-region and all-state in 1996 ... teammate of current BYU players Rod Wilkerson, Jared Harper and Mike Tanner at Orem High ... won the State 5A long jump championship and finished second in the 110-meter hurdles.
KUKAHIKO's Career Stats
Year Gms Rec Yds Long Avg TD
2001 7 1 4 4 4.0 0
2002 11 9 131 37 14.6 2
2003 7 11 139 26 12.6 0
TOTAL 25 21 274 37 13.0 2
2000 | Redshirt Year
Redshirted after returning from a Church mission in Houston, Texas.
2001 | Freshman Year
Competed in seven regular season games as a freshman... credited with one reception for four yards against Air Force... also saw action as a special-team performer.
2002 | Sophomore Year
Saw action in 11 varsity games and 1 JV game during the season ... earned letterman honors as a sophomore ... credited with 9 receptions for 120 yards and 1 touchdown in the JV Cougars' 21-14 victory over top-ranked Dixie State College ... totaled 9 receptions for 131 yards during the season, including a season-high 3 receptions for 28 yards against Wyoming ... registered a season-high 37 yards on one reception in the Cougars' victory over San Diego State.
2003 | Junior Year
Earned letterman honors as a junior ... credited with stats in seven of the Cougars' 12 games during the season ... posted 11 receptions for 139 yards ... turned in a season-high performance against Wyoming, recording two receptions for 49 yards, including a 22-yard reception ... credited with a season-long 26-yard reception against Boise State ... participated in spring drills ... credited with 7 receptions for 61 yards in two scrimmages.
2004 | Senior Year
Competed in spring drills ... credited with two receptions for 16 yards in the annual Blue-White game ... will compete for a starting position at receiver during fall camp.