Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Football Countdown: 92 Days - #92 Isaiah Reupena

It's now 92 days until kickoff of Catamount football at Western Carolina's E.J. Whitmire Stadium. The Catamounts open the season on Thursday, August 30, 2012 against Mars Hill College.

To help pass those long summer days until football season starts, and hopefully get the Catamount faithful more excited about the upcoming season, we'll continue the 100 day football countdown.

Today, we'll continue with the Defensive Line.

#92 Isaiah Reupena

Class: Senior
Hometown: Garden Grove, Calif.
High School: Mater Dei HS
Last College: Orange Coast College
Height / Weight: 6-2 / 250
Position: DL

Prior to Western Carolina: Earned All-Southern California Football Association (SCFA) East All-conference accolades in 2010 ... Finished with 48 tackles to rank second on the team at OCC with seven tackles for loss and 2.5 TFLs as a defensive tackle ... Also blocked a kick last season ... Earned "Most Inspirational Team Player" as a sophomore ... Received his Associates Degree from Orange Coast College.

Personal: Full name is Isaiah Tone Reupena ... Is the son of Fa'auuga and Rutini Reupena ... His father played point guard for Samoa in the South Pacific game.

Courtesy WCU Sports Information