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  Westlee Tonga
Westlee  Tonga

Player Profile

Spring, Texas

High School:
Spring HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 244





Utah Takes Down Colorado, 38-34

Travis Wilson threw for 311 yards and three touchdowns to lead Utah


Utah Football Picks Up Season-Opening Win Over Idaho State, 56-14

Clay registers two TD returns in Ute debut.


Position Breakdown and 2013 Football Preview Part 1 - Offense

Talent runs deep on 2013 roster


Football Kicks Off Pac-12 Conference Play at ASU

Utes and Sun Devils will play in Tempe on Saturday.


Football Holds Off BYU for Win

Jon Hays throws for two touchdowns and 196 yards in 24-21 victory.


Las Vegas Bowl - Utah vs. Colorado State

Football USATSI Photos -- 12/20/14


No. 25 Utah vs. Stanford

Football, USATSI gallery -- 11/15/14


Utah vs. Fresno State

Utah football


Utah vs. Idaho State

Utah took on Idaho State to open the 2014 football season.


Utah vs BYU

Utah vs BYU

UTAH: Played games in five seasons after receiving a medical extension for a 2013 injury ... played in 38 games with 15 career starts ... signed with Utah in 2007, but first went on an LDS church mission, enrolling in classes in January of 2010.
2014-Played and started in all 13 games ... third on the team in receiving yards (391) and fourth in receptions (30) ... tied for the team lead with four touchdown catches ... career-high 77 receiving yards and a touchdown against Colorado ... 71 yards against USC on a career-high six receptions ... 68 yards and a touchdown against Arizona.
2013-Received a medical redshirt after suffering a season-ending injury in the fourth game of the season at BYU ... played in four games with one start (BYU) ... two catches for 28 yards were both against Oregon State.
2012-Played in nine games with one start (BYU) ... four catches for 39 yards and a touchdown ... TD was a 17-yard catch against BYU.
2011-Played in three games (BYU, Washington and UCLA) ... 12-yard catch against Washington ... lettered.
2010-Played in nine games as a true freshman ... missed three games with a knee injury ... one tackle on special teams (vs. New Mexico) ... lettered ... Academic all-MWC.

HIGH SCHOOL: Second-team all-district as a senior in 2006 ... Spring High School (Texas) team captain ... won three letters in football, two in track and one in basketball.

PERSONAL: Son of Kathy Barney and Lee Tonga ... two sisters and one brother ... brother-in-law Reno Mahe played for the Philadelphia Eagles ... married (Lyndee) ... served an LDS church mission in Las Vegas ... received a bachelor's degree in sociology in December 2013 ... full name is Westlee James Tonga (pronounced wesley tawn-ga) ... born July 29, 1988.

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