Palomar Comets Football
TACKLE, SOPHOMORE, 6-1, 275; 40 TIME: 5.20
University Lab School (Honolulu, HI) (Class of
PERSONAL: Full name is Alika Emelio
Zephaniah Valese. ... Born Ocg. 30, 1990 in
Honolulu, HI. ... Son of Esther and Emelio Valese. ...
Hs one brother, Emmit (7) and two sisters(Fia, 18, and
Aliah, 6. ... Cousin of Samson Satele (Miami Dolphins)
and Hercules Satele (Arizona Cardinals).
17 tackles (11 solo) , a half-sack and a tackle for
a loss on the season. ... Contributed a
solo tackle in season-opening 21-19 win over
Southwestern on Sept. 6. ... Had two tackles (one solo)
in 16-0 win over Victor Valley on Sept. 13. ... Had two
tackles in a 37-17 win over San Diego Mesa on Sept. 20.
... Contributed three tackles (two solo), a half-sack
and a tackle for a loss vs. Grossmont on Oct. 4. ... Had
three tackles (one solo) against Saddleback on SeptOct.. 11.
... Recorded three tackles (two solo) and a half-tackle
for a loss in a 38-14 rout of Santa Ana on Oct. 18. ...
Had three tackles (two solo) in a 20-7 win over Long
Beach City College on Oct. 25. ...
SCHOOL FOOTBALL: All-league second team and Hawaii
All-State second team under coach Kip Boteino at
University Lab High School. ... Three-year varsity
starter. ... Selected to play inthe Hawaii All-Star
ACADEMICS: Undecided major.
(Updated Aug. 17, 2009)