Jray Galea'i Athlete Profile

#16 Jray Galea'i

Position: Defensive Back Height: 6-0 Weight: 196 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2009-2011 Hometown: Laie, HI Last School: Kahuku High School


Parents are Raymond and Mili ... open major.

Before BYU

Versatile defensive back has experience playing both safety and corner back ... moved to corner as a senior and earned first-team All-State honors ... rated No. 4 overall prospect from state of Hawaii by Rivals.com and the No. 23 safety in the nation by Scout.com ... a fierce hitter in the secondary ... received honorable mention all-state honors as a junior quarterback ... played his sophomore season at Timpview High School in Provo, Utah, as a member of the Thunderbirds 2006 4A state championship team ... two-sport athlete also plays on the Kahuku basketball team ... also recruited by Hawaii ... coached by Reggie Torres.

2009 | Redshirt Year

Member of the scout team

2010 | Freshman Year

Earned letterman honors as a freshman ... played in 12 games and garnered four solo tackles ... had a fumble recovery and two tackles at Utah State

2011 | Sophomore Year

Played in 4 games ... Was not able to play after his sophomore season in 2011 due to medical hardship ... served as a student assistant coach helping the defense in 2012.