Scheyenne Sanitoa Biography – Scheyenne Sanitoa Wiki
Scheyenne Sanitoa was a University of Hawaii Rainbow Warrior football team member.
A former two-star recruit out of Samoana High School in Pago Pago, American Samoa, Sanitoa was a member of Hawaii’s 2016 signing class. He was ranked as the No. 210 safety in the county and No. 2 overall prospect in American Samoa for the 2016 cycle, according to the 247Sports Composite.
Sanitoa was entering his junior season with the Warriors. He appeared in 12 games with two starts last season, recording 30 tackles, four tackles for loss, two sacks, two pass breakups and a blocked punt.
Scheyenne Sanitoa Age
Sanitoa was born on March 6, 1998 in Fagaalu, American Samoa. He died on July 4, 2019. He was 21 years old.
Scheyenne Sanitoa Parents
Scheyenne Sanitoa’s parents are Larry Sanitoa and Deanna Fuimaono of Pago Pago, American Samoa.
Scheyenne Sanitoa Family
He had four brothers and two sisters. His older brother Sonny was a three-year starter at defensive end at UNLV, completing his career in 2015.
Scheyenne Sanitoa Death
Scheyenne passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at the age of 21. Hawaii athletic director David Matlin issued a statement on Friday confirming Scheyenne Sanitoa’s death.
“It’s with deep sorrow that we share the tragic news that Scheyenne Sanitoa, a student-athlete with our Rainbow Warrior football team, passed away yesterday at the age of 21. Scheyenne was a tremendous young man and we are devastated by this news.
“Earlier today, the football team was brought together to discuss the tragedy. Campus counselors were on hand and will continue to be available for all student athletes and staff to help with the healing process.
“It’s always heartbreaking to lose a member of our UH ohana, particularly when it’s one of our young student-athletes. Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with his family, his friends, his teammates, and to all those who knew and loved him.”
— Hawaii Football (@HawaiiFootball) July 5, 2019
Scheyenne Sanitoa Cause of Death
Scheyenne Sanitoa’s cause of death was not revealed.