Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#79 Solomon Koehler
Position: Defensive Tackle
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 305
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Kaneohe, Hawai'i
High School: Castle HS
Experience: High School

Arizona: RS... Koehler will contend for a top job at right guard after redshirting his freshman season in 2008... Entered his first camp as a defensive tackle and switched to the offense in mid season... He was considered one of the Cats top targets down the stretch in recruiting the class of '08...

High School: Castle High School, Kaneohe, Hawai'i, 2008... Tacoma News Tribune Western 100... Honorable mention Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West... Arguably the state's top player and a member of several top 100 national lists... U.S. Army All-American Bowl San Antonio Jan 5. where he announced decision to attend UA...Interscholastic League of Honolulu ILH All-Star honors 2007...PrepStar Dream Team...Honolulu Advertiser All-State 1st-team defensive lineman 2007... PIAA 2007 Top Defensive Lineman award... Honolulu Star-Bulletin first-team all-state as junior offensive lineman and second-team honors in '07 as defensive tackle... Played four offensive line positions for coach Nelson Maeda in addition to interior defensive duty... Defensive MVP of the 2006 All-Poly camp... He earned 4th place overall in the Hawaii Strongest Teen Strong Man in 2006, and won the Hawaii Strongest Teen Strong Man 4th Place Overall in 2006...Also invited to All-American Bowl in Jackson, Miss... HUB Goodwill Senior Bowl in Honolulu in December, East Team player...

Personal: Academic major to be determined... Recruited by coach Mike Tuiasosopo... Date of Birth May 1, 1990...