A few weeks ago BYU defensive coordinator Ilaisa Tuiaki made a phone call that fulfilled a dream of returned missionary John Vaka. Vaka grew up following BYU football and always wanted to play for his church college. That opportunity came when for this JUCO prospect after he woke to an early morning phone call.
May 18, 2016
JOHN VAKA loves the game of football but without 4-year schools reciprocating the interest, he was thinking it might be time to hang up the cleats. Then he moved to offensive line. The 6-4, 270-pound Vaka out of Diablo Valley junior college has since landed offers from Washington State, BYU, Colorado and others. He trips to WSU in a few weeks on an unofficial visit.
May 16, 2016