Tuesday, April 3, 2012
#65 Joe Unga Midwestern State Football
Position: Offensive Lineman
Hometown: Rochester, Calif.
Previous School: Etiwanda HS (Mount San Antonio College)
At Mount San Antonio College
earned California Community College Football Coaches' Association All-Region III first-team honors.
helped Mounties to a 13-1 record and a CCCFA championship.
selected as JCFootball.com SoCal all-combine team.
signed to play at San Diego State, but did not qualify.
received interest from Oregon State, UCLA, Kansas, Weber State, Washington and Louisville.
helped Mt. SAC to CCCFA runner-up showing as Mounties finished with a 12-2 mark.
At Etiwanda High School
a three-year starter as a defensive end at Etiwanda High School in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
Joe, a criminal justice major, is the son of Chris and Ofa Unga of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif... he was born Jan. 5, 1987...
Did you know?
Older brother - Paul Unga - played defensive end at Arizona State in 2008-09... younger brother - Feti Unga - is a junior linebacker at Oregon State... younger brother - Uani - is a junior linebacker at BYU... Feti and Uani are twins... cousin - Naufahu Tahi - is in his fifth season as a fullback with the Minnesota Vikings... cousin - Reno Mahe - played five seasons at running back with the Philadelphia Eagles earning an All-Pro selection in 2005... cousin - Harvey Unga - is BYU's all-time leading rusher was selected in the 2010 NFL Supplemental Draft by the Chicago Bears where he enters his second season...