WEBER STATE: Folsom looks to take over as the starter at the strong side linebacker spot where Brad Stewart was entrenched for the past three seasons. ... Earned SECOND TEAM All-Big Sky Conference honors in 2007. ... Second on the team in total tackles with 73 (30 unassisted). ... Transferred to WSU at the 2007 semester break in January from Snow Junior College in Ephraim, Utah. ... Tremendous body strength especially in his shoulders and upper body.
...Had four double figure tackle games in 2007 with a single game best of 11 at home vs. Northern Arizona, and had 10 total tackles @Boise State, vs. Montana State and vs. Sacramento State. ... Had five unassisted stops @Boise State and at home vs. Montana State. ... Had 5.5 tackles for loss (-21 yards) and two quarterback sacks (vs. Montana State and @Northern Colorado) for a minus 13 yards. ... Had a fumble recovery @Montana. ... Changed jersey number from 54 to 33.
: ...Played at Snow in the Fall of 2003 for Coach Steve Coburn then left to serve a two-year LDS Church mission to Santa Cruz, Bolivia. ... Came back and helped the Badgers to an 11-1 record in 2006. Snow ended the season ranked 2nd in the NJCAA. ... First Team All-Western State’s Football League and 2nd Team NJCAA All-America team. ... Had 69.5 tackles in 2006, 10 tackles for loss and three quarterback sacks. ... 1st Team NJCAA Academic All-America team as well.
...Played quarterback and linebacker at Salmon High for Coach Dustin Hunt where he earned 2nd Team All-State honors as a senior. ... He was a national qualifier in Team Roping on the high school rodeo team as well.
Full Name: John David Folsom. Born: August 19, 1984. Major: Zoology where he carries a 3.40 gpa.... Married to current Wildcat volleyball standout Micah Lines this past winter. Lines was named the 2007 WSU women’s volleyball MVP.
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