Tagovailoa comes from Ewa Beach, a tiny town on the Hawaiian island of O’ahu, which is the third-most northern of the Hawaiian islands.
He attended Saint Louis School (Honolulu), the same school that produced NFL quarterback Marcus Mariota.
There he helped lead the Crusaders to the 2016 state championship while becoming as one of the top high school prospects in Aloha State history.
Tagovailoa, ranked by 247Sports as the No. 1 dual-threat quarterback and No. 32 overall prospect in the class of 2017, enrolled early to Alabama after finishing his high school career.
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Tua Tagovailoa’s name was called during the 2020 NFL Draft and that when his amazing NFL journey began. His staggering height of 1.85 meters also contributed to his success.
Tagovailoa concluded his collegiate career with multiple Alabama football records, as well as noteworthy NCAA career marks, such as passing yards per attempt (10.9), adjusted passing yards per attempt (12.7), passing efficiency rating (199.4), and total yards per play. In August 2020, he received his bachelor’s degree in communication studies.