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  Danny Copinga
Danny Copinga

Player Profile
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Salt Lake City

Last College:
BYU

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 197

Position:
DB

Experience:
TR

UTAH: Enrolled in school in the spring and played his way into a possible role on special teams ... has five years to play four (attended BYU fall semester of 2005 but did not play football).

HIGH SCHOOL: First team all-state as a senior and second team as a junior ... National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete Award winner ... Kava Bowl MVP as a junior ... led Skyline High (Utah) to football state championship in 1999 .... lettered all four years in football and twice each in basketball and track ... member of 4x100-meter regional championship relay team as a sophomore.

PERSONAL: Son of Hyo and Charlotte Copinga ... father wrestled for Ricks College ... one of five siblings and the only son ... full name is Daniel Haatje Copinga ... born Sept. 14, 1984.

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