Born 6/15/70 in Whittier, California...parents are Edward and Deborah...is the oldest of 15 children...served mission to Asuncion, Paraguay, from 1989-91...married Kim Black in July 1994...recruited by Utah State, Weber State, New Mexico and UNLV...majoring in Spanish.
Lettered twice in both football and wrestling at Camarillo High...named an all-CIF wrestler, all-county in football and played in all-star game...coached by Carl Thompson.
Played on JV team.
Played in several varsity games.
Was second unit on varsity.