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Rylee Gautavai Athlete Profile

#43 Rylee Gautavai

Position: Linebacker Height: 6-1 Weight: 225 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2013 | 2016-2017 Hometown: Bountiful, UT Mission: Montreal, Canada Last School: Bountiful High School


  • Majoring in exercise and wellness
  • Son of Carson and Rochelle
  • Is an Eagle Scout
  • Served in the Canada Montreal Mission

Before BYU

  • During 2012 senior season, led his team to an 8-4 record and to the state quarterfinals
  • Named to the TribPreps 4A First Team
  • A two-time first-team All-State honoree
  • Led Bountiful with 117 tackles and 4.5 sacks in 2012
  • Had 122 tackles as a junior to go along with 2.5 sacks and two interceptions
  • Posted 63 tackles and an interception as a sophomore
  • Led Bountiful to 25 wins in three years
  • Also recruited by Utah, Utah State and Arizona
  • Coached by Larry Wall

2013 | Redshirt Year

  • Member of the scout team

2016 | Freshman Year

  • Scout team