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Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Levine Toilolo Stanford Football
La Mesa, CA
Height / Weight:
6-8 / 263
Pronunciation: La-Veen Toy-lo-lo
AT STANFORD: Primed to make a key contribution this season after sitting out the 2009 campaign...impressive size has drawn comparisons to former Stanford tight end Teyo Johnson...joins a deep and talented tight end group that includes Coby Fleener, Konrad Reuland and Zach Ertz.
2009 (FRESHMAN): Did not see action.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Graduated from Helix Charter High School in La Mesa, Calif. ...played for head coach Troy Starr...four-star recruit by both Rivals and Scout.com...one of the top tight end prospects in the nation...rated as the fourth-best tight end recruit in the nation by Rivals.com, fifth by SuperPrep Magazine and sixth-best by Scout.com and CSTV/Tom Lemming...PrepStar All-American was named a first team all-state Division II and all-CIF San Diego Section pick...earned first team All-Grossmont League honors as a tight end and defensive end...also earned first team honors by the San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego Hall of Champions and MaxPreps.com...GoldenStatePreps.com second team all-Southern California selection...third team all-state pick by Cal-Hi Sports...selected as a Scholar Leader-Athlete for the 2008-09 academic year by the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame...attended San Diego's H-Town Christian Academy for two years before transferring to Helix HS...also lettered in basketball...parents are Raymond and Trina Young-Toilolo...one of four children...sister Chasity was a track athlete at the University of Utah...has three uncles--Dan Saleaumua, Edwin Mulitalo and Joe Salave'a--who played in the NFL...Joe Salave'a served as the defensive line coach at San Jose State...two cousins--Jacob Tauanuu (San Diego State), Jericho Toilolo (Cal Lutheran)--play college football while another--Mele Leasau (Midland College)--plays college basketball...cousin Jennifer Saleaumua was an All-America volleyball player at the University of Nebraska...born in San Diego, Calif. ...full name is Levine Joseph Toilolo (pronounced La-Veen Toy-lo-lo)...undeclared major.