CAREER: He has 15 tackles in his career.
2013: Vehikite will compete for playing time at fullback as a senior in 2013, but he might also be used at linebacker.
2012: Vehikite was a reserve linebacker and played on special teams as a junior in 2012. Overall in 2012 while appearing in 12 games (all but Hawaii), he had 9 tackles. He had 4 tackles against Colorado and 1 tackle each against California, Utah, Oregon, Arizona State and Notre Dame. He missed 2012 spring practice because of legal issues.
2011: Vehikite was a reserve linebacker who played on special teams and also worked at times at fullback as a sophomore in 2011. Overall in 2011 while appearing in all 12 games, he had 6 tackles. He had 2 tackles against Syracuse.
2010: Vehikite, who was moved to linebacker from fullback prior to 2010 spring practice, saw brief action on special teams in 2 games (Hawaii, UCLA) in 2010, but did not make a tackle. He missed 8 games (Virginia, Minnesota, Washington State, Washington, Stanford, California, Oregon, Arizona State) with a strained hamstring suffered at Hawaii.
2009: Vehikite redshirted as a freshman fullback in 2009, his first year at USC.
HIGH SCHOOL: His 2008 honors included Super Prep All-Farwest, Prep Star All-West, Tacoma News Tribune Western 100 and All-State first team as a senior fullback and linebacker at Kapolei (Hi.) High. He ran for 610 yards and 10 TDs on offense and had 119 tackles, 12 tackles for losses and 10 sacks on defense in 2008. As a junior in 2007, he played defensive line at Lahainaluna High in Lahaina (Hi.). PERSONAL: He's a sociology major at USC.
GAME-BY-GAME WITH SIMIONE VEHIKITE