AJ Tauali'i-Romero
Assistant Softball Coach
Phone
(801) 422-1739
Office
MLRP 141


Responsibilities

  • Assists in all facets of the game both offensively and defensively, but works specifically with the outfield and first base

Years at BYU

  • 2017-Present

Coaching Experience

  • Hitting coach at the Girls of Garciaparra Baseball Group Training Academy in Southern California
  • Has coached private lessons for 10 years

Playing Career

  • Played first base for Hawai’i from 2007-10
  • One of four team captains in 2010 as Hawai'i advanced to the Women’s College World Series
  • Hit 18 of the team’s 158 home runs in 2010, a national record, and finished the season with a .298 batting average
  • Received All-Western Athletic Conference First and Second Team honors in 2009 and 2010, respectively
  • Named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-West Region Team in 2009

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Sociology, University of Hawai’i (2011)

Personal

  • Native of Torrance, California
  • Served an LDS mission in Eugene, Oregon
  • Younger sister Coco Tauali’i Bond played softball for BYU from 2013-16
  • Younger sister Brooke Soon played volleyball for BYU from 2007-10
BYU Hall of Fame