Tua has been a varsity player for 3 seasons. This fall Tua will be entering his 4th and final season as the starting tailback for the Oceanside Pirates. Tua has rushed for over 3,585 yards in 3 seasons. His career average carry is 8.4 yards a touch, and has rushed for 43 career touchdowns. He was the key impact player for the Pirates who won the CIF San Diego Section - Division One title over the Lincoln Hornets.
Big time players step up in big time games. Over the course of his career Tua has had his best games in big games. Most notably in during the 2019 CIF D1 playoffs Tua rushed for over 200 yards, and averaged a staggering 11 yards per carry. Going into the 2020 season Tua is ranked the #1 running back in the county of San Diego.
If he continues to produce the way he has the last 3 seasons, the Pirates can expect yet another deep playoff run.