Tama Tuitama
Individual Medley
Ht
6'
1"
Class
Senior
Hometown
Las Vegas, 
Nevada
Last School
Legacy High School
Roster Years
2018-2023


Before BYU

  • Prepped at Legacy High School under coach Marcus Meadow
  • Club: Team Rebel Aquatics under coach Lorena Diaconescu
  • Broke multiple Nevada state records
  • State champion
  • Also recruited by Arizona 

Personal

  • Son of fa'afoi and Shauna Tuitama
  • Has four siblings
  • Pre-Dental major
  • Won the Thursday Night Live scholarship in Las Vegas
  • Eagle Scout
  • Cup Stacking Nevada state champion
  • Served in the Ghana Accra West mission from 2019-2020

Personal Bests

Event Time Meet
50-yard backstroke 23.18 '18-'19 MPSF's
100-yard backstroke 49.87 '18-'19 Mizzou Invite
200-yard backstroke 1:46.52 '18-'19 MPSF's
200-yard breaststroke 2:05.45 '22-'23 Intermountain Shootout
200-yard freestyle 1:39.00 '18-'19 MPSF's
200-yard IM 1:48.19 '18-'19 MPSF's
400-yard IM 3:51.37 '18-'19 MPSF's
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2018-2019

Notable Achievements

  • Placed first in the 400-yard IM during the Intermountain Shootout (4:04.07)
  • Placed first in the 200 and 500-yard freestyle against Colorado Mesa
  • Named MPSF/TYR Athlete of the Week (Oct.10)
  • Placed first in the 200-yard IM at the Liberty Invite
  • Contributed to the first-place 4x100 medley relay team during the Liberty Invite
  • Placed in the top-10 in the 200 and 400-yard IM, and the 100-yard backstroke at the Mizzou Invite
  • Earned a personal best and BYU's 4th best all-time record in the 400-yard IM at the MPSF championship's (3:51.37)
  • Had several career-best times at the MPSF championship's
  • Earned First-Team All-MPSF in the 400-yard IM
  • Earned Second-Team All-MPSF in the 200-yard IM and 200-yard backstroke

Season Bests

Event Time Meet
50-yard backstroke 23.18 MPSF's
100-yard backstroke 49.87 Mizzou Invite
200-yard backstroke 1:46.52 MPSF's
200-yard freestyle 1:39.00 MPSF's
200-yard breaststroke 2:09.06 Intermountain Shootout
200-yard IM 1:48.19 MPSF's
400-yard IM 3:51.37 MPSF's
Sophmore Year 2020-2021

Junior Year 2021-2022

Senior Year 2022-2023

Season Bests

Event Time Meet
100-yard backstroke 52.67 Intermountain Shootout
200-yard backstroke 1:51.63 TCU Duel
200-yard breaststroke 2:05.45 Intermountain Shootout
200-yard IM 1:51.02 TCU Duel
400-yard IM 3:59.64 TCU Duel
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year