74 Art Munoz
74 Art Munoz
Height: 6-2
Weight: 275
Year: SR
Hometown: Santa Ana, CA
High School: Valley HS
Position: OL
Experience: 3V

  A starter for eight games at right tackle on the offensive line last fall ... expected to start at same position this fall ... fractured his leg in second game of 2009 season at Ohio and missed spring ball in 2010.

2010 -- Earned second-team All-Great West Conference honors as a junior ... helped Cal Poly to No. 4 national ranking in rushing offense, No. 38 in scoring offense and No. 44 in total offense ... Mustangs also were No. 16 in both time of possession and sacks allowed.

2009 -- Started first two games of season at right tackle on the offensive line before fracturing his leg at Ohio and missed rest of campaign ... did not play in 2010 Spring Game ... granted a medical redshirt.

2008 -- Started 10 of the 11 games as a sophomore, missing the Idaho State contest ... played on offensive line that gave up just nine sacks in 11 games and helped offense to No. 1 in the nation in scoring offense and total offense, No. 3 in rushing offense and No. 17 in time of possession.

2007 -- Played in nine of the 11 games as a redshirt freshman, including starts against Weber State and Western Oregon ... was a backup to Mike Porter and Jason Cox at strong-side tackle.

2006 -- Redshirt.

High School -- Anchored the offensive and defensive lines under head coach Carl Swanstrom at Valley High in Santa Ana, helping the Falcons to a second-place Orange League finish, 4-6-1 overall mark and a berth in the CIF-Southern Section playoffs … on defense, Munoz recorded 83 total tackles, including 14 for lost yardage and five sacks …. also intercepted a pass and scored one touchdown … was named defensive player of the year in the Orange League in 2005 and is a three-time All-Orange League selection, also earning team MVP honors twice … played in the 2006 Orange County All-Star Game … also lettered in track and field (shot put, discus).

Personal – Son of Teodoro and Estela Munoz … one brother, George Berber, and two sisters, Estela Gomez and Imelda Munoz … wants to enter the field of law enforcement ... spent two weeks in summer of 2009 at a football camp in Oregon ... Cal Poly’s 2008 Great West title was Munoz’s first championship season in his football career … born August 8, 1988 (8-8-88) in Santa Ana, CA … majors in social science.