BYU football: Cougars target tall, athletic players in 2011 recruiting class
Led the Bulldogs with 72 tackles, 13 pass breakups and two interceptions in 2009 ... helped San Mateo win the Northern California championship and finish runners-up in the California Community College state championship ... also played at Foothill college with cousin and former BYU defensive back Brian Logan ... known for his combination of strength and speed, enabling him to play either cornerback or safety ... also recruited by Utah, Oregon, Oregon State and Arizona State ... coached by Bret Pollack
No. 71 Midlands prospect by SuperPrep Magazine ... helped team win state championships in 2008 and 2009 and was a member of team that advanced to the state quarterfinals in 2010 ... helped Timpview win region titles in 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... also won state basketball championship ... father is former BYU player and current coach Steve Kaufusi ... National Honors Society and four-year academic honoree ... also recruited by Stanford ... coached by Louis Wong
Valley Center, Calif.
Valley Center HS
Ranked No. 71 by Scouts.com among offensive guards nationally ... Cal-Hi Sport's All-State Medium Schools Second Team in 2009 and 2010 ... helped Valley Center win the CIF San Diego Section Division IV championship in 2008 and play in the championship again in 2009 ... had 71 tackles, 12 sacks and two interceptions and two defensive touchdowns in 2010 ... brother Garrett also played football for the Cougars ... first-team All-Valley League in basketball ... also recruited by Air Force, San Diego State, Colorado State, Kansas, Oregon, Oregon State, Washington, Washington State and Stanford ... coached by Rob Gilster
South Jordan, Utah
5A All-State First Team in 2010 by Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune ... ranked No. 6 recruit in the state and No. 33 among defensive ends in the nation by Rivals.com ... No. 37 Midlands prospect by SuperPrep Magazine ... helped Bingham win the 5A state title in 2009 and 2010 and Region 3 championships all three years ... in 2010, totaled 70 tackles and 10 sacks ... recorded 62 tackles and six sacks in 2009 ... displays good speed in pursuit and is a great wrap-up tackler ... coached by Dave Peck
West Valley City, Utah
5A All-State First Team in 2010 by Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune ... ranked No. 20 among state prospects by Rivals.com ... athletic on the line with good flexibility, balance and agility ... led team to region title and state semifinals in 2009 ... has good explosion off the snap with ability to knock defenders off the line ... son of former BYU offensive lineman Rob Lapuaho ... coached by Dustin Pearce
Temecula Valley HS
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