17 Rawlston

SJSU: In his first season at San Jose State.

HIGH SCHOOL: Rawlston Masaniai was a three-year starter at defender at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Calif. Last season he was a first-team all-league selection, was named the defensive “Most Valuable Player” in the CIF Division II (Southern Section), and was selected to the Los Angeles Times and Orange County Register all-Orange County team. In 2000 he was the “Defensive MVP” of the Puma Classic in Tampa, Fla. Mater Dei HS won the 2000 and 2001 CIF Division II.

PERSONAL: Rawlston Masaniai was born on May 13, 1983, in Santa Ana, Calif. His mother is Niki Masaniai. He is majoring in business administration. He enjoys singing and music.