Folau Niua

Folau Niua
  • Caps: XV: 9 \\ 7s: 21
  • Birthday: 01/27/85
  • Position: Fly half
  • Secondary Position: Scrum half
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 197
  • High School: Woodside (CA)
  • Hometown: East Palo Alto, CA
Niua began his rugby career with the East Palo Alto Razorbacks, winning a Division II National Championship in 2009. He also won a Rugby Super League title with San Francisco Golden Gate. Niua made his international debut with the Men’s Eagles Sevens at the 2011 Pan American Games, where he started at fly half and led the team in scoring with 41 points on the way to a bronze medal. In 15s, he earned his first of seven career caps against Canada on August 17, 2013. Niua spent part of the 2013-14 Guinness Pro12 season with Glasgow Warriors before returning to the Residency program at the Olympic Training Center.