TALAKAI'S WSU CAREER
RS-SOPHOMORE (2007): Member of the WSU football team.
TALAKAI'S JAMESTOWN COLLEGE CAREER
Wrestled and played football at Jamestown College...played cornerback for head coach Tom Dosch.
TALAKAI'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Three-year letterwinner for head coach David Green...named All-Metro league as a safety his SENIOR season...named team's most valuable player and most coachable...received the coaches' award as a SOPHOMORE...also lettered four times in wrestling, three times in soccer and twice in rugby...was a team captain in all four sports...captured the 152-pound Metro League Championship in wrestling as a senior en route to league MVP and squad MVP honors...finished second at regionals and seventh at state...finished sixth at state as a junior in the 140-pound weight class...won league championship at 135 pounds as a sophomore...was the rugby team MVP both junior and senior seasons.
Tali Gervais Talakai...born at Seattle...father Petelo Fakava Talakai...mother Dana Gervais...brothers Siosifa and Mafili...sister Nanis...enjoys swimming, traveling, eating, lifting weights and BBQs...pursuing a degree in civil engineering.