Born 3/1/71 in Torrance...parents are Billy and Florence...served a mission to Auckland, New Zealand...recruited by Arizona, Hawai'i, Nebraska and USC...majoring in sociology.
Graduated from Carson High...lettered in football and threw the shot put in track...led team to a state championship...second team All-America, USA Today...coached by Gene Vollnogle (Pepperdine).
Played on junior varsity.
Special teams player of the game against Air Force...was the starting deep snapper on special teams all season.
Had a great tackle following a punt against Utah State...was the backup center and did most of the deep snapping...selected as coaches' player of the game (special teams) against Colorado State.
Alternated at guard and center in spring drills...improved tremendously and should be starting center.