2013 (Junior) Started all 12 games for the Wildcats at defensive tackle...Earned Big Sky Honorable Mention All-Conference honors...Recorded 28 tackles on the season with 11 solo tackles and 17 tackles for loss...Had a season-high five tackles in WSU’s season-ending win over Idaho State...Also recorded eight tackles for loss on the season with two coming at McNeese State and two against Idaho State...Had two sacks on the year as well as one forced fumble and one fumble recovery...Also recorded one blocked kick.
2012 (Sophomore) Appeared in all 11 games and started five games for the Wildcats...Recorded 19 total tackles with nine unassisted and 10 assisted tackles...Had five tackles at Sacramento State...Also had 2.5 tackles for loss on the season and had one sack in WSU’s season ending win at Idaho State.
2011 (Freshman) James appeared in the final seven games of the season for the Wildcats as a true freshman defensive end...Recorded eight total tackles on the year with four assisted and four unassisted...Had four tackles in WSU’s 34-31 win over Northern Arizona on Nov. 12 and also had a sack in that game...Also recorded tackles against Eastern Washington, Southern Utah, Montana and Montana State...Had one quarterback hurry, coming against the Bobcats.
Kearns High School Graduated from Cottonwood High School...Played for Coach Josh Lyman and Kearns and was a high school teammate with fellow Wildcat teammate Luke King...Earned Second Team 5A All-State honors as a senior and was named to the All-Region 2 First Team.
Personal Full name is James Matthew Washington...Was born April 14, 1993...Is originally from Chula Vista, California...Is majoring in Pre-Medicine at Weber State.