2008: For the third straight season, started every game at center, finishing his career having started 37 straight games ... won the John P. Angel Lineman of the Year award at the team's postseason banquet for the second straight season ... also named a season captain for the second consecutive season ... selected to play in the 2009 East-West Shrine Game following the season.
2007: Earned second-team All-Pac-10 ... named the John P. Angel Lineman of the Year on offense at the team's postseason awards banquet ... also named a season-long captain at the banquet ... due to prior injuries, was granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA for the 2008 season ... started all 13 games at center, starting every game there for a second consecutive season.
2006: Earned the UW's Academic Excellence Award at the team's postseason banquet ... started all 12 games at center and played every snap of the 2006 season ... part of an offensive line that allowed just 19 sacks over 12 games ... won the UW's Pepsi Player of the Week Award after the Oregon game.
2005: Missed second-straight year due to injuries suffered in 2004.
2004: Missed the entire 2004 campaign after suffering significant leg and ankle injuries during 2004 spring drills.
2003: Redshirted the season to preserve a year of eligibility.
High School and Personal: Mother's name is Maricela Alcala ... Big-9 offensive lineman of the year ... earned all-Big 9 honors on offense and defense as a senior ... named to the Associated Press all-state team ... first-team all-Big-9 on defense and second-team on offense as a junior, even though he only played five games... also competed on the Eisenhower track team in the shot put ... honorable mention selection to the Tacoma News Tribune's 2003 Northwest Nuggets team ... listed as a "Red Chip" recruit by the Seattle Times ... rated the No. 10 player in Washington by SuperPrep ... named to PrepStar's All-West Region team.