Manoa Pikula
Linebacker 22
235 lbs.
South Jordan, 
Last School
Bingham High School
Roster Years

Career Summary

Manoa Pikula came to BYU from Bingham High School in South Jordan, Utah, as the No. 8 fullback national prospect by As a four-year letterman, Pikula played in a total of 49 games as a linebacker and on special teams. He recorded 144 total tackles, 81 solo tackles and five sacks during his career. As a senior, Pikula was No. 6 on the team in total tackles and was one of eight BYU players to register two or more sacks. He was named to All-Independent preseason teams before his junior and senior seasons. See the season summary tabs below and the recognition and stats tabs for more details.



  • Parents are Taniela and Valetihas
  • Has five siblings

Before BYU

  • Ranked No. 16 among state prospects by
  • Ranked as the No. 8 fullback in the nation by
  • No. 31 Midlands prospect by SuperPrep Magazine
  • 5A All-State First Team in 2010 by Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune
  • Region 3 Defensive MVP
  • Selected to play in the U.S. Under-19 National Team
  • Helped Bingham win the 5A state title in 2009 and 2010 and Region 3 championships all three years
  • Three-year starter
  • Coached by Dave Peck
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2012

Sophmore Year 2013

Junior Year 2014

Senior Year 2015

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year

  • Member of the scout team