UNLV: The final addition to UNLV 2016 recruiting class is a tough-nosed lineman who will add depth to the defensive front ... Named is pronounced "TOW-ah EYE-ah-FET-ah."
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate and three-year letterwinner at Milpitas HS under coach Kelly King ... Named to the All-Mercury News Second Team as a senior ... Helped the Trojans to a 10-4 overall record and a league championship as a senior ... Recorded 98 total tackles, including nine sacks ... Earned first team all-league honors as a junior and senior ... Led the team to a 12-1 record and a league championship as a junior ... Part of a team that went 8-3 during sophomore campaign ... Named the league's sophomore of the year in 2013 ... Lined up at tight end, defensive end, defensive tackle and on the offensive line and was a team captain as a senior ... Also was a two-year letterwinner on the basketball team.
PERSONAL: Toa Junior Iafeta was born Aug. 17, 1998, in Pomona, CA ... The son of Theresa Iafeta ... Goes by the nickname "T.J." ... Has one older brother, Jeremy, two older sisters, Tierra and Terrina, one younger sister, Victoria, and one younger brother, P.J.