Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#36 Makani Kema-Kaleiwahea
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 224
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Ewa Beach, Hawaii
High School: Kamehameha HS
Experience: 1 Letter

2013: Played in all 13 games as a backup linebacker and on special teams … Logged seven tackles, including four solo stops … Recorded a half sack for a loss of four yards against UCLA … Had a solo sack for a loss of 12 yards in the AdvoCare V100 Bowl win over Boston College.

2012: Played in 12 games as a true freshman … Moved to defense during fall camp and played linebacker, defensive line and on special teams … One of six true freshman to play on defense during the season … Had three unassisted tackles.

High School: Named a Max Emfinger All-American while earning all-conference, all-city, all-district, all-region and all-state honors for the Warriors … All-ILH Football All-Star Second-Team honors as an all-purpose selection ... 17 receptions for 176 yards in 2011 ... Honolulu Star-Advertiser Third-Team All-State honors ... Member of the East Team for the HUB Goodwill All-Star Game after his senior year ... Team played in the ILH Championships Game in 2011 … Also lettered in track and field and competed in the shot put, discus, 100 and 200 meters.

Personal: Married his wife, Brianna, in August 2014.

Career Stats          
Year G/GS UA-A Total TFL-Yds Sacks-Yds
2013 13/0 4-3 7 1.5-16 1.5-16
2012 12/0 0-3 3 0-0 0-0
Total 25/0 4-6 10 1.5-16 1.5-16