1 Sosthene Kapepula
1 - Sosthene Kapepula
Height: 6-3
Weight: 221
Year: So.
Hometown: Olney, Md.
High School: Sherwood
Position: LB

2012 (Sophomore): D3football.com Second Team All-American… D3football.com First Team All-South Region… ECAC Defensive Player of the Year… Twice named the ECAC Defensive Player of the Week and earned D3football.com National Team of the Week honors once... Led the Wolverines in tackles (120), tackles for loss (13), pass breakups (9), forced fumbles (4) and fumble recoveries (4)… Also recorded 1.5 sacks from the ‘Sam’ linebacker position… His 120 tackles were the most for a Wesley player since Rocky Myers recorded 124 in 2004, the same season Myers became the only defensive player to ever win the Gagliardi Trophy… Recorded at least six tackles in every game and had five games with at least ten tackles… Opened the season at East Texas Baptist with a team-high eight tackles, to go with 1.5 tackles for loss and three pass breakups… Forced a fumble to go with his eight tackles at Salisbury… Matched a then career-high with 14 tackles, to go with two pass breakups against Mary Hardin-Baylor… Team-high 13 tackles at Louisiana College… Led the team once again in tackles against Birmingham Southern and also tallied a pair of tackles for loss… Paced the defense with ten tackles against Virginia-Lynchburg and another 12 at Menlo College… Seven tackles to go with a tackle for loss and a fumble recovery at Huntingdon… Dominated Apprentice with a team-high ten tackles, three of which went for a loss, a forced fumble and a pass breakup in just two quarters,,, In the NCAA First Round, recorded three more tackles for loss, to go with a sack, a forced fumble and six tackles… Recovered a fumble and took it 28 yards for a touchdown to go with seven tackles and two pass breakups against Cortland State in the NCAA Second Round… Closed out the season with a career-high 18 tackles at Mary Hardin-Baylor in the NCAA Quarterfinals… Also had 2.5 tackles for loss, a forced fumble, a recovery, a pass breakup and half a sack at the Crusaders.

2011 (Freshman): ECAC Defensive Rookie of the Year… Played in all 14 games at ‘Sam’ linebacker while starting the final two contests… Finished fourth on the team with 65 tackles on 30 solos and 35 assists… Recorded 6.5 tackles for loss for 22 yards and 3.5 sacks for 15 yards… Intercepted a pair of passes for 29 yards…Tallied a pair of sacks against Frostburg St. (10/8)… Recorded two TFLs for eight yards against Huntingdon (11/12)… Got more involved as the season went on and had ten or more tackles in three of the last five games… Had a season-high 14 tackles and an interception at Mary Hardin-Baylor in the NCAA Quarterfinals (12/3)… Also broke up a pass on the final play of the game to seal the victory against the Crusaders… Closed out the year with 11 tackles in the NCAA Semifinals at Mount Union (12/10).

High School:
Played Football( Al Thomas), Basketball ( Dondrell Whitmore), Track (Dan Reeks) and Volleyball (Aldis Berzins)...Football State Championships (2009)...Made Semi Finals for Basketball(14-0)...Honorable Mention All County.

Personal:Originally from the Congo... Son of Avis Fox Kapepula and Daniel Kapepula... Has six siblings, Jacob, Ezekiel, Pardieu, Salome, Daniel and Keziah