Marcus Kanahele Athlete Profile

#86 Marcus Kanahele

Position: Defensive End Height: 6-3 Weight: 230 Roster Years: 1973-1976 Hometown: Kanehoe, HI


Preants are Daniel and Elizabeth ... business major.

Before BYU

High School - A product of athletic stronghold Punahou High in Honolulu, Marcus picked up a letter in basketball (as forward) and two letters in track (shot put and discus) ... was tops in football as defensive tackle and defensive end, winning all-state honors ... coached by Dave Eldredge (Stanford).

1973 | Sophomore Year

Played behind keith Uperesa.

1974 | Junior Year

Anchored left end for the entire season, ranked fourth in defensive statistics ... one of top two returning defenders ... led team in hurries ... recovered three fumbles.