STANFORD, Calif. - Seniors Owen Marecic, Ryan Whalen and Sione Fua have been selected by their teammates to serve as captains for the 2010 football season.
Marecic, a three-time honorable mention All-Pac-10 selection, is slated to start at both fullback and linebacker this season for the Cardinal. He was also a second team All-Pac-10 academic selection and earned District VIII ESPN The Magazine academic honors.
Whalen has led the team in receiving each of the last two seasons after originally making the team as a walk-on in 2007. He was an honorable mention All-Pac-10 pick last season after finishing the campaign with 57 catches for 926 yards and four touchdowns.
Fua is tagged to hold down the starting duties at nose tackle. He was also an honorable mention All-Pac-10 pick last year after finishing with 24 tackles, including 3.0 for loss. He has played in 37 career games and has made 18 starts since the 2006 campaign.