Clovis News: Sports

Ex-local prep stars in the Pac-10

ARIZONA'S ROBERT GOLDEN

Position, year: Cornerback, junior

High school: Edison

Of note: Has 16 tackles to rank seventh on the team ... forced one fumble and has two pass breakups

CAL'S MYCHAL KENDRICKS

Position, year: Linebacker, junior

High school: Hoover

Of note: Leads Cal with 3.5 sacks and two fumble recoveries. ... ranks fourth on the Bears with 21 tackles

CAL'S BEAU SWEENEY

Position, year: Quarterback, sophomore

High school: Clovis West

Of note: Has played in two of four games and completed 6 of 8 passes for 29 yards ... also has 30 rushing yards and one touchdown on seven attempts

OREGON'S CLIFF HARRIS

Position, year: Cornerback, sophomore

High school: Edison

Of note: Leads Ducks with four interceptions and eight pass deflections ... has 13 tackles. ... was this week's Pac-10 defensive player of the week

OREGON STATE'S KEITH PANKEY

Position, year: Linebacker, senior

High school: Mt. Whitney High

Of note: Started all four games and ranks fourth on team with 31 tackles, including 11/2 for a loss

STANFORD'S BRENT ETIZ

Position, year: Linebacker, sophomore

High school: Buchanan

Of note: A walk-on who's risen some from the practice squad to play in one of five games ... made three solo tackles, including one for a 10-yard loss

UCLA'S GREG CAPELLA

Position, year: Center, redshirt freshman

High school: El Diamante

Of note: On second team ... got most of the playing time at center during UCLA's 34-12 upset victory at Texas last month ... still working on his snap out of the pistol offense

UCLA'S WESLEY FLOWERS

Position, year: Defensive end, freshman

High school: Edison

Of note: Expected to redshirt this season after a strained back sidelined him during parts of fall camp

UCLA'S ERIC KENDRICKS

Position, year: Linebacker, freshman

High school: Hoover

Of note: Expected to redshirt this season

UCLA'S TEVIN McDONALD

Position, year: Cornerback, freshman

High school: Edison

Of note: Expected to redshirt this season

UCLA'S COURTNEY VINEY

Position, year: Cornerback, junior

High school: Edison

Of note: After two years of contributing, has yet to record any stats this season ... has been credited for motivating teammates through leadership

USC'S DAVID AUSBERRY

Position, year: Receiver/tight end, senior

High school: Lemoore

Of note: Played in all five games ... has eight catches for 129 yards and two touchdowns.

USC'S T.J. McDONALD

Position, year: Safety, sophomore

High school: Edison

Of note: Has a team-best 42 tackles, including 23 made solo ... also has one sack, two interceptions and two pass breakups.

USC'S KYLE NEGRETE

Position, year: Punter/linebacker, junior

High school: Clovis West

Of note: A walk-on for a team that was nationally ranked ... has yet to record any stats

WASHINGTON'S NATE FELLNER

Position, year: Safety, sophomore

High school: Clovis West

Of note: Ranks third on the team with 32 tackles, 23 solo, and has three pass breakups, one fumble recovery and two forced fumbles

WASHINGTON STATE'S BLAKE DUNN

Position, year: Kicker, redshirt freshman

High school: Bullard

Of note: A walk-on who is on the practice team

WASHINGTON STATE'S DAVID GONZALES

Position, year: Offensive lineman, junior

High school/Junior College: Central

Of note: The three-star junior college recruit out of Fresno City has yet to record any stats

WASHINGTON STATE'S JEFF TUEL

Position, year: Quarterback, sophomore

High school: Clovis West

Of note: In second year as starter ... has 130.9 passing efficiency rating this season, completing 94 of 165 passes for 1,238 yards and eight touchdowns, with four interceptions

WASHINGTON STATE'S MARQUESS WILSON

Position, year: Receiver, freshman

High school: Tulare

Of note: Cougars' top receiver with 25 catches for 468 yards (91.6 per game) ... has two touchdowns

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