Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#91 Sione Tuihalamaka
Position: Defensive Line
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 269
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hawthorne, Calif.
High School: Serra HS
Experience: 3 Letters

At Arizona: Probable starter inside in 2012 ... Twenty-four games of experience with 14 career starts in the previous 4-3 system ... Had season-high four tackles each against ASU and Louisiana to close the year ... Had four starts in playing all 13 games as a rotation regular in 2010 ... Finished with 23 tackles, including three for losses of 17 yards and 1.5 sacks ... Recovered a fumble against UCLA ... In on sacks at WSU and against Washington ... Career-high six tackles against OSU in the Alamo Bowl ... Logged five tackles against the Bruins ... Redshirted the 2009 season as a true freshman ... Earned UA Coaches' Scout Team POW honors for preparations during UCLA and ASU weeks.

High School: All-Del Rey League Lineman of the Year and first-team defense in 2008 ... Daily Breeze All-Area in 2007 and 2008 ... MaxPreps Division 3 First-Team All-State defensive lineman ... PrepStar All-West ... Had 83 tackles and 13 sacks on the year... LA Wave First-Team All-Area offensive lineman ... A force for head coach Scott Altenberg on both sides of the ball ... All-Northwest Section honors in Ventura County as a junior for the Cavaliers ... Participated in the Rising Stars Camp at USC in summer 2008 ... Los Angeles Times `others' watch list.

Personal: Son of Amelia Sivi Finau and Kafoata Tuihalamaka ... Majoring in general studies with a focus on social behavior and human understanding ... Brother of former UA linebacker Apaiata Tuihalamaka, cousin of former linebacker Vuna Tuihalamaka ... Family is of Tongan descent.