Tayler Hifo
Setter #8
Ht
5'
8"
Class
Senior
Hometown
American Fork, 
Utah
Last School
American Fork High School
Roster Years
2018-2021


Personal

  • Parents are Sam and Geni Tausinga
  • Has one brother and one sister
  • Married former BYU wide receiver Aleva Hifo in May 2020
  • Sister played volleyball and father played football at the University of Utah
  • Majoring in political science

High School

  • Named to the UVCA All-State First Team
  • Named to the All-Region First Team as a sophomore and junior
  • Named a Deseret News 6A Senior All-Star
  • Awarded Academic All-Region
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2018

  • Helped the Cougars to a 31-2 record, the WCC title, an NCAA Final Four appearance and a No. 4 final ranking
  • Played in eight sets, garnering eight assists and a dig
Sophmore Year 2019

  • Played in 70 sets, totaling 15 aces, 24 digs and three assists
  • Helped BYU to a 26-5 record and the second round of the NCAA Tournament
  • Had a career-high three aces against Sam Houston State (9/6)
  • Registered a career-high four digs at Pacific (10/3)
Junior Year 2020

  • WCC All-Academic Honorable Mention
  • Helped BYU to a 17-2 season, the WCC title, an NCAA Sweet 16 appearance and No. 15 final ranking
  • Appeared in all 63 sets, totaling 18 aces, 23 digs and 16 assists
  • Tallied a career-high four aces in back-to-back matches against Loyola Marymount (2/16, 2/17)
  • Recorded a career-high 14 assists at Pepperdine (2/23)
Senior Year 2021

  • Achieved a season-high of six assists against Dixie State (9/3)
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year



Career & Season Stats

Year MS S K E TA Pct Ast SA SE RE Dig BS BA BE BHE Pts
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{[{games[0].game_schedule_year}]}

Opponent Date Result S K E TA Pct Ast SA SE RE Dig BS BA BE BHE Pts
@{[{S.game_title}]} {[{S.actual_date | date:'MMM d'}]} W {[{S.player_game_stats.byu_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.opp_score|ifEmpty:0}]} T {[{S.player_game_stats.byu_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.opp_score|ifEmpty:0}]} L {[{S.player_game_stats.byu_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.opp_score|ifEmpty:0}]} - {[{S.player_game_stats.gp | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.attack.k | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.attack.e | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.attack.ta | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{(S.player_game_stats.attack.k - S.player_game_stats.attack.e) / S.player_game_stats.attack.ta | number:3 | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.set.a | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.serve.sa | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.serve.se | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.defense.re | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.defense.dig | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.block.bs | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.block.ba | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.block.be | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.misc.bhe | ifEmpty:0}]} {[{S.player_game_stats.misc.pts | ifEmpty:0}]}
  • Tayler Hifo vs LMU 2-17-21

    Tayler Hifo vs LMU 2-17-21