#17 Futi Tavana, position: middle blocker, height: 6-8, year: sophomore, hometown: Kalaheo, HI, last school: Kauai HS, major: business management
BEFORE BYU:
  • High School: Volleyball and basketball letterwinner at Taylorsville High School
  • Played under head coach, and father, Ronald Tye, for volleyball
  • Team captain
  • MVP senior year
  • Three time All-State.
  • Club: Played for the Twin Peaks club team under coaches Barry Larsen and Ronald Tye.
PERSONAL:
  • Son of Ronald and Tammy Tye
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Born in Salt Lake City
  • Served an LDS mission to Baton Rouge, Louisiana 2007-09
  • Favorite movie is Fight Club, favorite book is The Book of Mormon, favorite band is Weezer, favorite actor is Denzel Washington, favorite food is ice cream
  • Non-athlete heros: his parents because they are the greatest people he knows and the best example he has had
  • Grew up coming to BYU volleyball games and has always wanted to play here
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