Washington: Top returning receiver among the Husky tight ends ... junior college transfer ... one of four returning tight ends who have earned a letter ... good athlete with solid pass catching skills. 2003: Played in all 12 games last season ... started against Oregon and California ... had 17 receptions for 231 yards during his inaugural season at Washington ... that ranked third overall on the team ... averaged 13.6 yards per reception ... long catch was a 34 yarder against Nevada ... most receptions came against California (four) ... top yardage game was against Nevada (62) ... his three catch 41 yard performance against Stanford earned him offensive 12th Man of the game award ... had at least one catch in nine of the last 10 games of the season ... earned his first letter in 2003 ... presented the Husky Fever 12th Man Award for an Offensive Player at the 2003 team banquet.
High School and Personal Information: Born Sept. 19, 1981 ... parent are Peter and Shelly ... played tight end at Saddleback Community College in Mission Viejo, Calif. ... enrolled at UW in January of 2003 ... helped the Gauchos to a 9-2 record last season, including a 35-28 overtime victory against Cerritos in the Strawberry Bowl ... a second-team All-America pick by J.C. Grid-Wire Magazine ... caught 29 passes for 464 yards and three touchdowns during the season ... first-team all-conference selection in the Mission Football Conference ... named to JCFootball.com's preseason All-American team ... as a freshman, he appeared in three games but did not have any receptions as Saddleback posted a 7-4 record and appeared in the Western State Bowl where the Gauchos lost to the College of Canyons ... an all-league pick in both football and baseball at Carmel High School ... coached at Saddleback by Mark McElroy ... planning to major in sociology.
Receiving Year G-S Rec. Yds. Avg. TD LG 2003 12-2 17 231 13.6 0 34