Sae Tautu Athlete Profile

#31 Sae Tautu

Position: Linebacker Height: 6-3 Weight: 245 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2010 | 2013-2014 Hometown: Alpine, UT Mission: Tacoma, WA Last School: Lone Peak High School

Personal

  • Born in American Fork, Utah 
  • Parents are Makay and Pele 
  • Father played football for Utah
  • Also recruited by Stanford, Utah, Wyoming and Washington State
  • Served in the Washington Tacoma Mission

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Lone Peak High
  • Ranked the No. 8 football recruit out of the state of Utah by Scout.com  
  • Named defensive MVP at the 2009 All-Polynesian Camp in Bountiful
  • Totaled 87 tackles and five sacks as a senior, leading Lone Peak to a 9-3 record and 5-1 league-best mark in 5As Region 4 along with Alta High School
  • Named Outstanding Linebacker at the BYU football camp 
  • Also lettered in wrestling and played rugby 
  • Coached by Tony McGeary

2010 | Redshirt Year

Member of the scout team

2013 | Freshman Year

  • Recorded two tackles and .5 tackles for loss versus Idaho State