Sonny Makasini
Offensive Line 51
320 lbs.
Last School
Timpview High School
Roster Years

Pronunciation: Sunny Mock-ah-see-nee

BYU Highlights

  • Entering his freshman season after returning from his missionary service


  • Major: Construction and Facilities Management 
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Tonga and Oakland, California (2019-21)
  • Fluent in Tongan
  • Parents are Sonny and Martha Makasini
  • Has six siblings
  • Three uncles have also played college football
  • Eagle Scout
  • Enjoys playing video games

Before BYU

  • A three-star offensive lineman out of Timpview High School in Provo, Utah
  • Ranked as the 33rd-best recruit out of the state of Utah according to 247Sports
  • Recorded 62 pancake blocks during the season
  • Anchored an offensive line that helped the Thunderbirds average 409.9 yards of offense per game with 170.4 passing yards and 239.5 rushing yards
  • Timpview HS had three games with over 500 yards of offense on the year
  • As a junior, helped lead the offense to 227.7 yards per game, including 108.3 rushing yards per game
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2023

Sophmore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Saw first-career game action in 52-26 win over Utah Tech

Medical Redshirt Year