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POLYNESIAN COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR Watch List

polyThe winner of the 2016 Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award will be announced on December 7, 2016.  Five finalists will be unveiled on November 17.  The formal presentation of the award will be held at the Celebration Dinner during the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Weekend on January 20, 2017.

“It is remarkable that the first two recipients of the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award went on to be drafted #2 overall (Marcus Mariota, 2015 NFL Draft) and #6 overall (Ronnie Stanley, 2016 NFL Draft) respectively,” said Jesse Sapolu, Chairman and Co-Founder.  “This award allows us to showcase the tremendous impact that our Polynesian student-athletes are having on the game of football.”

POLYNESIAN COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR

2016 WATCH LIST

Ricky Ali’ifua – Utah State – DL – Senior

Tueni Lupeamanu – Idaho – DL – Senior

Isaac Asiata – Utah – OL – Senior

Damien Mama – USC – OL – Junior

Asotui Eli – Hawai’i – Center – Soph

Brandon Manosalvas – Buffalo – OL – Junior

Salesa Faraimo – Nevada – DL – Senior

Hercules Mata’afa – Washington State – DE – Soph

Breiden Fehoko – Texas Tech – DL – Soph

Christian Matau – East Carolina – OL – Junior

Salamo Fiso – Arizona State – LB – Senior

Viliami Moeakiola – Arizona State – LB – Senior

Randall Goforth – UCLA – DB – Soph

Kai Nacua – BYU – DB – Senior

Cole Hikutini – Louisville – TE – Senior

Olive Sagapolu – Wisconsin – DT – Soph

Nate Iese – UCLA – TE/FB – Senior

Dru Samia – Oklahoma – OL – Soph

Canton Kaumatule – Oregon – DL – Soph

JuJu Smith-Schuster – USC – WR – Junior

Harvey Langi – BYU – LB – Senior

Anu Solomon – Arizona – QB – Junior

Inoke Langi – Texas State – TE/LS – Soph

Logan Taele – BYU – DL – Senior

Ului Lapuaho – BYU – OL – Junior

Christian Tago – San Jose State – LB – Senior

Darrin Laufasa – UTEP – FB – Senior

Pita Taumoepenu – Utah – DE – Senior

Sefo Liufau – Colorado – QB – Senior

Sae Tautu – BYU – DL – Senior

Toa Lobendahn – USC – OL – Junior

Jahlani Tavai – Hawai’i – LB – Soph

Tau Lotulelei – UNLV – LB – Senior

Maea Teuhema – LSU – OL – Soph

Lowell Lotulelei – Utah – DT – Junior

Travis Tuiloma – BYU – DL – Senior

Shalom Luani – Washington State – Safety – Senior

Josh Tupou – Colorado – DL – Senior

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