81 - Gio Machado
Gio Machado
Height: 6-4
Weight: 180
Year: RS Sophomore
Hometown: Palm Spring, Calif.
High School: Indio
Position: WR

2007: Played only in the season opener at Hawai'i, recording no statistics.

2006: Redshirted.

High School: Snagged 67 receptions for 965 yards and 13 touchdowns as a senior at Indio High School... Named to the all-valley, all-conference and all-CIF teams his senior season... Named the Athlete of the Year by Palm Springs newspaper The Desert Sun... Was named the best male athlete at Indio... Also played baseball and basketball.

Personal: Son of Ovidio and Regina Machado... Is majoring in sport and exercise science with an emphasis in physical education teaching with a minor in political science.