Transferred from Wyoming prior to the 2005 season...A developing player, who has lost weight and improved his conditioning.
2006: Played in two games.
2005: Played in all 13 games, mainly on special teams.
Prior to SIU: Did not see action at Wyoming in 2004 and redshirted in 2003...Played at Fork Union Military Academy prep school in 2002.
High School: An All-Wyoming Valley Conference selection at tackle his senior year...Also lettered in basketball...Achieved honor roll status all four years of high school.
Worth Knowing: Born Oct. 14, 1983...Son of Sharon and David Shipula...Majoring in administration of justice.