Tavita Gagnier
Linebacker 27
225 lbs.
Last School
Stansbury High School
Roster Years

Pronunciation: Kah-vee-kah Gone-yay

BYU Highlights

  • Dedicating the 2022 season to his cousin, Logan Gagnier, who passed away last year
  • In 2020, played in four games and tallied four total tackles (including one tackle for loss) with one solo stop
  • See "Year" tab for more information


  • Major: Construction and Facilities Management
  • Parents are Keri Deros, Stacey Hall and Daniel Gagnier
  • Wife's name is Sydney, married in 2021
  • Has four brothers and four sisters
  • Enjoys fishing and playing video games in his free time

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Stansbury High School
  • Helped team to two region championships
  • Named first-team all-region as a junior and senior
  • Team MVP as a senior
  • An all-state second-teamer as a senior
  • Also recruited by William Penn, Weber State, Southern Utah and Utah State
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2021

  • Missed the 2021 season with an injury
Sophmore Year 2022

  • Played in five games prior to sustaining season-ending injury
  • Recorded six tackles (four solo) and a pass breakup
Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • Played in three games
  • Saw action against UMass, San Diego State and Hawai'i
  • Made one tackle against UMass and another vs. Hawai'i
Medical Redshirt Year

Freshman 2020

  • Played in four games
  • Tallied four total tackles with one solo stop
  • Had one tackle for loss against UCF
  • Tavita Gagnier post practice interview

    Tavita Gagnier post practice interview 2022