Delay of game

May 29th, 2012

Three members of the 2012 recruiting will be delaying the start of their Warrior football careers.

Receiver John Ursua and lineman Gus Lavaka will be going on church missions. They will be back for the 2014 season. Lavaka said he has not received his assignment yet, but he hopes to serve in another country. He said he would like to learn another language.

Cornerback Anthony Pierce is expected to grayshirt as a way of improving physically before joining the Warriors in January.

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For those who asked, these are the projected O-linemen on the active list:

• Kody Afusia

• Ben Clarke

• Ben Dew

• Hunter Hollowed

• Leo Koloamatangi

• David Lefotu

• Jordan Loeffler

• Waylon Lolotai

• Frank Loyd

• Mike Milovale

• Blake Muir

• Kapua Sai

• Kiha Sai

• Sean Shigematsu

• Tui‘atua Tuiasosopo

• Chauncy Winchester-Makainai

Notes: Levi Legay will be a student coach while recovering from a back injury. Kapua Sai needs to complete three summer classes at Utah in June to earn a bachelor's degree. He has applied to a graduate-school program at UH. Dejon Allen said he will compete at defensive tackle. Calen Friel received a look on the o-line in spring training but, for now, will remain on defense.

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Ashley Lelie and Lance Samuseva are expected to return as student assistants.

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Miami Dolphins will be featured on HBO's "Hard Knocks."

Let the Davone Bess story be told . . .

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