In 2012: Red-shirted the season, he is listed as the backup center on the preseason depth chart.
Prep: Played for the high school team at Fork Union Military Academy ... Played for coach Micky Sullivan ... Played both center and guard ... Also played some on the defensive line ... Named all-league and all-state as both a senior and junior ... Team captain ... Also threw the shot put for the track team ... Father, Sione, played professional rugby for Tonga andvarious other islands.