Maximo Espitia
Maximo Espitia

Player Profile

Salem, OR

High School:
South Salem HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215





Defense Tops Offense in Spring Game, 28-24

Final outcome comes down to game's last play.


Cal Closes 2012 Season at Oregon State

Golden Bears look to end campaign on a winning note against nationally-ranked opponent


Cal Hosts No. 2 Oregon in Home Finale Saturday

Nineteen Golden Bear seniors will make their final appearance at Memorial Stadium on Saturday


Cal Hosts No. 25 UCLA at Memorial Stadium

Golden Bears have won last six meetings between the teams in Berkeley


California-Arizona State Postgame Notes


CAL CAREER (Updated Career Stats):

2012 (Game-by-Game Stats): Listed as one of two backup outside linebackers on the post-spring depth chart ... had one tackle in the spring game.

SOUTH SALEM HS: An All-Region player as a senior in 2011 according to both Prepstar and SuperPrep, playing both fullback and quarterback on the offensive side of the ball ... rushed 128 times for 859 yards and 14 TDs as a senior, while also completing 84-of-178 passes for 1,182 yards and 12 TDs and making 11 receptions for 115 yards and a touchdown ... also had 1.0 sack, two fumble recoveries and one blocked kick on defense, while posting a 33.8 yard average as the team's punter ... rushed 132 times for 1,132 yards and 13 TDs as a 2010 junior, while completing 62-of-121 passes for 816 yards with eight TDs and making four receptions for 97 yards ... had 39 receptions for 850 yards and 13 TDs on offense while posting 13.0 sacks on defense as a 2009 sophomore when his squad was 8-3 overall and 5-0 in the 6A Central Valley Football League to win a conference crown ... the nation's No. 7 fullback according to Scout, while 247Sports listed him at No. 8 ... SuperPrep had him as the No. 5 overall recruit in Oregon, while Rivals listed him at No. 7 and 247Sports at No. 8 ... three-star recruit according to Rivals and Scouts, while ESPN and 247Sports gave him two each.

PERSONAL: Full name is Maximo Espitia Cesar Jr. ... born December 17, 1993 ... parents are Jason and Carrie Harper ... major is undeclared.

LAST UPDATED: July 25, 2012