Greg Capella
Greg Capella

Player Profile
RS Senior

Visalia, CA

High School:
El Diamante

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 304





294 Student-Athletes Make Winter Quarter Director's Honor Roll

Swimmer Kelsey Hall holds highest cumulative GPA.


Bruin Football Opens Spring Practices

Coach Mora ready to take the field with his team for the first time


Word From Westwood - February 7, 2012

Athletic Director Dan Guerrero's weekly blog takes you inside UCLA Athletics.


Football Players Visit 186th Elementary School

5 Bruins visited for the 7th Annual Super Bowl School Spirit Day


UCLA vs. Washington State

Images from UCLA's 28-25 victory over the Cougars on October 8, 2011


UCLA vs. Texas

Images from the UCLA/Texas game on Sept. 17, 2011


UCLA vs. Houston

Images from the UCLA/Houston football game on Sept. 3, 2011

UCLA - Greg came on to earn a starting job at guard in 2011... He has the ability to play both center and guard.

2012 - Sat out the season due to injury.

2011 - Started all 14 games ... Lined up at guard for 13 games and moved in at center for the San Jose State game to replace Kai Maiava ... Made his first career start in the opener at Houston.

2010 - Made collegiate debut in third quarter at Texas when center Ryan Taylor had to leave due to dehydration ... That was his only appearance of the year.

2009 - Did not see game action in his first season in the program.

HIGH SCHOOL - Lettered three seasons for coach Mark Rogers at Visalia (CA) El Diamante HS ... Played left tackle ... Rated No. 2 offensive guard in California and No. 5 in West by ... Member of California 101 (No. 41) ... SuperPrep All-Far West (No. 50) ... Rated No. 53 prospect in California by ... West Hot 150 (No. 61) ... Earned three stars from and ... Ranked No. 17 guard in the nation by ... Rated No. 32 guard by ESPNU ... Rated No. 40 among guards by ... PrepStar All-West Region selection ... All-State first team ... Named All-State Division II first team by MaxPreps ... Two-time Fresno Bee All-Area team selection ... Named to All-State first team and All-Southern California first team ... As a senior, his team went 11-2 ... Team Offensive MVP ... Team captured league title in 2007 and 2008 and was Central Section Div. 2 champions in 2007 ... Team was Central Section runner-up in 2006 and 2008 ... Three-time All-West Yosemite League pick ... Two-time All-Central Valley selection ... Also lettered two years in track and field (shot put and discus) for coach Jacob Yavisile. PERSONAL - Full Name: Gregory Morgan Capella ... Born: September 16, 1991 in Visalia, CA ... Parents: George and Rhonda Capella ... Has two brothers, Steven and Michael ... Lists his biggest athletic thrill to date as winning the Central Section title game ... Lists NBA standout Kobe Bryant as athlete he most admires ... Also played baseball (pitcher/first base) ... Wears a size 18 shoe ... Named to the Athletics Director's Honor Roll in Winter 2012 ... History major.