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Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Thomas Tutogi University of Washington
Chula Vista, Calif.
Height / Weight:
6-0 / 251
Enrolled at the UW in January and will be a true sophomore in 2011 ... played the 2010 season at Southwestern ... earned first-team all-league honors ... finished the 2010 season with 120 total tackles, good for third in the Southern California Football Association ... also fourth in the league with 17.5 tackles for loss ... was once named his conference's all-purpose player of the week after a game in which he scored two touchdowns while also notching 18 tackles and a forced fumble ... played fullback and linebacker at Chula Vista High ... as a senior, posted 140 tackles and scored 12 touchdowns ... in 2009, his final season, helped lead the Spartans to a 4-1 league record and a trip to the playoffs ... earned first-team All-Mesa League and second-team All-San Diego Section ... rated the No. 21 junior college prospect in the nation (all positions) by rivals.com ... older brother Taimi plays at Arizona ... played for coach Ed Carberry at Southwestern and coach Judd Rachow at Chula Vista.