Despite late arrival to camp and triceps injury, still played in seven games last fall to establish himself as a major college player . after undergoing arm surgery Jan. 15, participated in spring camp this year . slated to start August training camp as the backup to Tosh Lupoi at defensive end . provides speed and pass-rushing ability on the outside as one of Cal's most coveted 2003 JC transfers . 2003 . collected four tackles (including a sack at Oregon) last season in limited duty. Junior College/High School/Personal: Played in only seven games due to injuries and joining the team late, but cashed in 22 tackles and three sacks for Long Beach City College's 8-3 team that claimed the Mission Conference Northern Division crown in 2002 ... listed among the Top 125 JuCo players in the country by Rivals.com ... as a freshman at LBCC, he earned second team All-Mission Conference Northern Division honors after recording 18 tackles and three sacks ... was a rare three-year starter at Long Beach Poly HS, earning SuperPrep All-America honors his senior season ... named the CIF Southern Section Division I Defensive MVP, the Los Angeles Times All-South Coast/Southeast MVP, the Long Beach Press-Telegram's Dream Team Defensive MVP and Moore League Defensive MVP ... played in the 2001 High School Shrine All-Star Game ... noted on SuperPrep's All-Far West Team and PrepStar's All-West squad ... also a member of the Cal-Hi Sports all-state second team ... reeled off 90 tackles (60 solos) with 11 sacks as a senior ... as a Long Beach Press-Telegram Dream Team first-teamer as a junior in 1999, he also posted 90 tackles and 13 sacks as Poly shared the CIF Division 1 title ... made the Long Beach Press-Telegram's Dream Team third team as a sophomore starter on Poly's CIF Division I runner-up club in 1998 ... born July 2, 1983 . social welfare major.
TAGO'S CAREER STATISTICS Year UT AT TT Loss Sacks Int BR 2003 3 1 4 1.0-7 1.0-7 0 0