Born 2/1/72 in Honolulu...parents are Lepaoa and Safue...married Carrie Nakasone in September, 1993, and they have two children, Micah and Jasmine...recruited by Alabama, Arizona, Arizona State, Miami and Oklahoma...majoring in recreation management.
Graduated from James Campbell High...earned nine letters...four in football, three in basketball and two in baseball...named First-Team West All-Stars in football and Second-Team West All-Stars in basketball...played QB and linebacker...was team MVP...coached by Duane Izumi.
San Bernadino Valley College: Named Foothill Defensive MVP...All-America first team...second team tight end...team MVP.
1993 | Redshirt Year
Had shoulder surgery and redshirted.
1994 | Junior Year
Started every game at right tackle...against Colorado State had two tackles for losses, a sack and a pair of assisted tackles...had two unassisted tackles and a tackle for a loss at Notre Dame.