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Masi Tuitama Athlete Profile

#46 Masi Tuitama

Masi Tuitama
Position: Linebacker Height: 6-2 Weight: 215 Roster Years: 2008-2010 Hometown: Oxnard, CA Last School: Pacifica High School


  • Born in Oxnard, California
  • Parents are Tilei and Linda Tuitama
  • Seventh of eight children
  • Father wrestled at Arizona State
  • Has a sister who plays soccer at Oxnard College
  • First male athlete to receive a full athletic scholarship from Pacifica High School.

Before BYU

  • Three-year letterwinner at Pacifica High School for head coach Donnie Rae
  • Played both running back and middle linebacker
  • Credited with 89 tackles and 11 touchdowns as a senior
  • Named the Tritons' Most Valuable Player
  • Earned the "Hardest Hitter" award
  • Also lettered in track and wrestling

2008 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted 2008 season

2009 | Freshman Year

  • Valuable member of the scout team