Born in Van Nuys, Calif.,...parents are David and Kristine...served an LDS Church mission to Taclobon, Philippines married Charity-Ruth Ball in August, 1997...has 10 brothers and sisters...favorite athlete is Michael Jordan...wants to be a U.S. Senator...recruited by New Hampshire, Massachusetts, LSU, and Boise St.,...pursuing masters in accounting.
Prepped at Londonderry High where he lettered three times in football and once in basketball...was team defensive player of the year...all-state, all-area, and honorable mention All-America by USA Today...was honorable mention all-area in basketball...coached by Tom Sawyer (Ithaca College).
Attended Snow College in 1994-95...led team in fumble recoveries
Saw limited action as a backup during his sophomore season...recorded two tackles on the season, including one assisted and one unassisted tackle.
Participated in spring drills...saw action on special teams and as a backup at linebacker in 10 of 11 regular-season games as a junior...recorded seven tackles, including five unassisted and two assisted tackles.
Participated in spring drills...recorded four tackles for the Blue team in the Blue/White scrimmage. Played in seven games for the Cougars.