Born in Honolulu ... parents are Paul and Pricilla Wandke ... enjoys weightlifting ... worked as a security guard at Lake Thistle during the summer of `83 ... once when working on a construction project he dropped a 100-pound bag of dynamite because he was startled by a rattlesnake.
Lettered in football, basketball and track at Castle High ... was all-state ... coached by John Kapele (BYU) ... was the only prep to leave the Hawaiian Islands when he came to BYU in 1981.
Drafted in the fifth round of the 1985 NFL draft by the St. Louis Cardinals.
1981 | Freshman Year
Played in some jayvee games, but spent most of his time working out with the varsity.
1982 | Sophomore Year
Saw considerable time with the varsity.
1983 | Junior Year
Started at guard ... was lineman of the week vs. New Mexico.
1984 | Senior Year
Selected to play in the East-West Shrine game ... selected by the BYU coaches as the offensive lineman of the game vs. Pittsburgh, Tulsa and Utah ... highest blocking percentage was 94 percent at Utah ... careened Michigan bully Mike Hammerstein with a leveling block when the DT was pursuing Robbie Bosco who had been flushed out of the pocket ... switched to right tackle from right guard in spring drills to accommodate the move by Robert Anae to that slot