The Utah Warriors added Tomasi Tonga for the. 2022 Major League Rugby season. The center is 6’0″ and 230 lbs.
Tomasi is from Kaaawa, Hawaii, and lives in Herriman, Utah. He attended Herriman High School and was a USA Under-17 and Under-18 All-American. This Fall his performance for the Utah Selects, earned him a call up to the MLR Utah Warriors for 2022. He also has played locally for the Utah Saints, a Men’s Club Rugby team.
Utah Warriors Comments
“Tomasi is a guy that I know the coaches have had their eye on for a while,” said Warriors’ prop ‘Olive Kilifi, Tonga’s former coach with the Utah Selects. “So for him to come in and do what he did as a member of the Selects went a long way to helping him earn a spot on the MLR Roster. He obviously has a lot of talent and I’m confident he can be one of those guys that makes a jump from the Selects to the Pros like we saw last year with guys like Joe Mano and James [Vaifale].”