2013 — Made appearances in six games, recording three unassisted tackles among his seven stops . . . Notched six stops in Ducks’ first four games, including two solo takedowns vs. California and a pair of assists at Virginia . . . Added another unassisted tackle against Washington State . . . Added two assisted tackles in the 2014 Spring Game.
2012 — Forced a fumble and had one solo tackle in win at Arizona State … Added one tackle vs. Washington in one of 12 appearances … Posted career-high two stops in win over Tennessee Tech … Recorded one stop in victory vs. Arkansas State . . . Accumulated four tackles and one interception for 3 yards in the Spring Game . . . Tested a best of 525 lbs. squat following off-season workouts.
2011 — Appeared in two games … Made first tackle of collegiate career in victory over Nevada.
2010 — Key member of the scout team during redshirt season … Recognized as team’s scout team player of the week on defense for work during preparations leading up to win vs. Washington … Scout team player of the week on special teams for looks he provided in practice before victory vs. Arizona.
BEFORE OREGON — Earned Interscholastic League of Hawaii honorable mention … Named East Team all-star… 2009 Varsity Team Captain St. Louis Football.
PERSONAL — Parents: Muao and Falavia Ava. Family: One sister. High School (Coach): St. Louis (John Hao), 2010. Major: General Social Science.
AVA’S CAREER BESTS
Tackles: 5, Michigan State, 09/06/14 (2-3); Wyoming, 09/13/14 (2-3)
Sacks: 1.0, Nicholls, 08/31/13 (1-0); Michigan State, 09/06/14 (1-0)
Tackles for loss: 2.0, Michigan State, 09/06/14 (2-0)
Fumbles forced: 1, Wyoming, 09/13/14
Fumbles recovered: 1, at Washington State, 09/20/14
Pass breakups: 1, Nicholls, 08/31/13; Cal, 09/28/13