HIGH SCHOOL: Earned honorable mention all-state honors as a prep senior as he helped Bingham (Utah) High School to the 5A state championship with a 13-1 record in 2009... Paved way for Bingham offense that amassed 4,859 yards of total offense (347.1 yards per game) with 3,085 rushing yards (220.4 ypg) and 52 rushing touchdowns as well as 1,774 yards passing (126.7 ypg) with 22 passing touchdowns... Was a team captain during his senior season... Miners were 11-3 his junior season, losing in the state title game.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 19, 1991... Son of Maloni and Vea Taukeiaho... Mother, Vea, earned her master's and doctorate degree from Utah State... Served a two-year LDS Church Mission in Houston, Texas... Originally signed with Utah State in 2010, but did not enroll until the spring semester of 2013... Undeclared on a college major... Last name is pronounced Dow-k-a-ho.