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FB: Punter Joel Alesi named MW Special Teams PotW
A consistent punter, who earned his way to the starting position for the opening game last season.
2012: Saw action at the punter position in two games for the Aztecs ... Posted a 43.5 punt average, which would have ranked 19th in the country if he had enough attempts to qualify ... Four of his six punts were fair caught, none of the six were returned.
2011: Did not play in his second season at SDSU.
2010: Joined the squad during fall camp and ended up using his redshirt campaign.
High School: Member of the football team for three years at Christian High School, where he punted and also played defensive line and tight end ... Averaged over 44 yards per kick in 2009, highlighted by a long of 70 yards ... Scored three career TDs on an interception, blocked punt and fumble recovery ... Named the Patriots' Special Teams MVP his final campaign ... An all-academic selection, who also competed in track and field four years ... League champion and sixth at CIFs in the discus as a junior.
Personal: Born Feb. 3, 1992, in El Cajon, Calif. ... Son of Thomas and Kathleen Alesi ... Father, Thomas, attended SDSU, as did his grandfather and several aunts and uncles ... Majoring in exercise and nutritional sciences.