September 21, 2018

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UNLV

43 Kamu Kapanui

  • Long Snapper
  • Grade: Senior
  • Height: 6′0″
  • Weight: 245 lbs
UNLV: A former fullback who developed into a top long-snapping specialist ... Will fulfill same duties this fall ... A strong student who earned a spot on the Academic All-MWC Team in 2005 and `08... One of nine current Rebels who already went through graduation ceremonies for their bachelor's degree but return to play a final season in 2009 ... Made the Dean's Honor List the last two fall semesters ... Name is pronounced "CAH-moo CAP-ah-NEW-ee."

2008: Again spent season as squad's long-snapper.

2007: Turned in near-perfect season as team's long-snapper.

2006: Redshirted.

2005: Earned his first letter as a Rebel as a true freshman ... Played in 10 games as a blocking back and special teams performer.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2005 graduate of Kamehameha HS ... Lettered two seasons as a HB and TE for coach Kanani Souza ... Named first team All-Interscholastic League of Honolulu (ILH) as a utility player as well as second team all-state.

PERSONAL: Kamuela K. Kapanui was born on Jan. 8, 1987, in Honolulu ... The son of Mary Kapanui ... Has one brother, Kolomona ... Already earned a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and is currently pursuing a second degree in kinesiological sciences.

--Courtesy of UNLVrebels.com
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