Wolokolie Has Versatility
Rufus Wolokolie
Rufus Wolokolie
West Recruiting Manager
Posted Jul 2, 2010


San Jose (Calif.) Bellarmine Prep linebacker Rufus Wolokolie showing he can play several positions...

San Jose (Calif.) Bellarmine Prep outside linebacker Rufus Wolokolie (6-1, 210) was a big part of the Bells’ CIF-CCS title season last year and why they made it to the CIF State D-I title game.

Now Wolokolie is looking to parlay that into his first offer.

“I haven’t gotten that much love so I go out to a lot of the camps and try to make a statement,” said Wolokolie. “A lot of people are talking with me right now.”

Oregon, Wyoming, Arizona, Arizona State, Cal and Cal Poly are some of those schools.

“I like Oregon a lot, and I talk to Coach Don Pellum,” said Wolokolie. “I’m good friends with Michael Clay (a former teammate at Bellarmine and a current Duck linebacker). And Wyoming, I talked to Austyn (Carta-Samuels, another former Bellarmine teammate who plays for the Cowboys), and he said they took a look at my film.”

Wolokolie can play anywhere in the back seven in college.

“I play outside backer, but I kind of want to play strong safety or a rover position,” said Wolokolie.

Wolokolie said his top schools were Oregon, California, Arizona, Arizona State and Cal Poly.

Academically, he’s fully qualified.

As a junior, Wolokolie had 40 tackles, two sacks, two fumble recoveries, two picks and a pass breakup.



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