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Dan Camporeale
Player Profile:
Dan Camporeale 1250329
Position: Defensive Line
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 250
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lafayette, CA
High School: Acalanes HS
Experience: 3 Letters


CAL CAREER (Updated Career Stats): Has played in 26 games with eight starts during the last three seasons of his first four campaigns with the program from 2009-12, including all 25 possible contests over the last two seasons … has career totals of 43 tackles, 6.0 tackles for loss (-17 yards), 0.5 sacks (-2 yards) and one fumble recovery.

2013: Recorded two tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss (-4 yards), 0.5 sacks (-4 yards), one pass breakup and one quarterback hurry in the spring game, with the half-sack helping to account for two points in a scoring system that rewarded the defense for certain plays ... listed as one of two players sharing the starting spot at the ‘RUSH’ position on the preseason depth chart.

2012 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in all 12 games with one start … contributed a career-high 23 tackles, while adding 1.5 tackles for loss (-6 yards) and 0.5 sacks (-2 yards) … posted a career-high six tackles and his lone career quarterback hurry vs. Arizona State … registered five tackles in his only start of the season at Utah … had four tackles vs. Stanford … posted three tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss (-2 yards) and 0.5 sacks (-2 yards) at Washington State … had two tackles vs. Southern Utah … recorded one stop vs. Nevada, vs. Oregon and at Oregon State, with a career-high-tying 1.0 tackle for loss (career-high-tying -4 yards) vs. the Beavers … a candidate for the Burlsworth Trophy given to the nation’s top player who began his career as a walk-on … became a scholarship player in the spring after having previously been a walk-on … missed most of spring practices due to injury. 

2011 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in all 13 games with seven starts … contributed 19 tackles, a career-high 4.5 tackles for loss (career-high -11 yards) and the lone forced fumble of his career … posted a season-high four tackles and a career-high-tying 1.0 tackle for loss (-2 yards) at Washington … had three tackles and 0.5 tackles for loss (-0 yards) at Colorado … had two tackles on four different occasions vs. USC, vs. Utah (0.5 tackles for loss, -1 yard), at UCLA (career-high-tying 1.0 tackle for loss, -2 yards; one fumble recovery) and at Stanford … added a single tackle at Oregon, vs. Washington State (career-high-tying 1.0 tackle for loss, career-high-tying -4 yards), vs. Oregon State and in the Holiday Bowl vs. Texas (0.5 tackles for loss, -2 yards) … earned honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic honors.

2010 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in one game off the bench in the season opener vs. UC Davis and recorded one tackle … named Co-Scout Team Player of the Year on special teams.

2009: Redshirted … did not play.

ACALANES HS: Ranked as the No. 10 inside linebacker in California by ESPN and No. 73 at his position nationally ... earned All-Diablo Foothill Athletic League honors in his 2007 and 2008 junior and senior seasons at both linebacker and center ... was also named to the All-Metro team as a linebacker by the San Francisco Chronicle as a senior, when he recorded 109 tackles and 6.0 sacks ... added second-team All-DFAL recognition in baseball as a utility player during his 2009 senior campaign when he hit .368 and drove in a team-high 18 runs.

OTHER: Full name is Daniel William Camporeale ... born October 9, 1991 ... parents are Ken and Diane Camporeale ... father played quarterback at Cabrillo College ... major is American studies.

Tackles: 6 (vs. Arizona State, 2012)
Tackles For Loss: 1.0 (four times, last at Oregon State, 2012)
Tackle For Loss Yards: 4 (twice, last at Oregon State, 2012)
Sacks: 0.5 (at Washington State, 2012)
Sack Yards: 2 (at Washington State, 2012)
Fumble Recoveries: 1 (at UCLA, 2011)
Quarterback Hurries: 1 (vs. Arizona State, 2012)

LAST UPDATED: July 11, 2013

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