Shaun Kagawa
Shaun  Kagawa

Hilo, Hawai'i

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 198



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Graduates receive student-athlete stoles at Friday’s GTAA graduation brunch


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87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer


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Georgia Tech at Duke (USATSI)

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Georgia Tech vs. North Carolina (Photos by Danny Karnik, Austin Foote, and Karl L. Moore)

Georgia Tech football defeated North Carolina, 33-7, on September 30th, 2017 at Bobby Dodd Stadium.

2015 (Junior): Appeared in 12 games as a backup safety and on special teams … Recorded five tackles … Had a career-high two tackles against Mercer (Sept. 10).

2015 (Sophomore): Played in 10 games, primarily on special teams ... Finished season with three tackles and one fumble recovery ... Recovered fumble vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Tallied one tackle vs. Tulane (Sept. 12) ... Had one tackle vs. Pitt (Oct. 17) ... Added solo stop vs. Virginia Tech (Nov. 12).

2014 (True Freshman): Saw action in all 14 games on special teams ... Did not record any stats.

High School: Kamehameha H.S. ... Standout performer in football, basketball, tennis and track and field ... Played four seasons of football for coach Dan Lyons ... Served two years as team captain ... Played just about every skill position ... Led football team to conference championship in 2010 ... Earned first-team all-state honors as utility player in 2013 ... Three-time all-conference selection ... Chosen to play in 2013 Polynesian All-American Game ... Helped basketball team win conference titles in 2011 and 2012 ... Named conference player of the year in basketball in 2012.

Personal: Full name is Shaun Kanealii Kagawa ... Born March 7, 1995 in Knoxville, Tenn. ... Son of Richard and Shirley Kagawa ... Was Georgia Tech’s first scholarship player from Hawai’i in at least 20 years ... Is now one of two current Yellow Jackets from the 50th state, as he was joined by freshman offensive lineman Mikey Minihan (Honolulu) on Tech’s roster this season ... First played football at age 14 ... Majoring in business administration.

Tackles: 6 at Duke, Nov. 18, 2017
Solo Tackles: 3 at Duke, Nov. 18, 2017
Tackles for Loss: 1.0 at Duke, Nov. 18, 2017
Fumble Recoveries: 1 vs. Alcorn State, Sept. 3, 2015