Aggies Present Bowl Rings, Team Awards At End-Of-Season Banquet
UTAH STATE: A physical interior lineman that will provide toughness and physicality to the group... Is extremely athletic and talented, and runs well for his size... Originally signed with USU in December, 2010.
2012 (RS-FR): Played in six games... Only had one missed assignment in 29 plays during the season, while tallying two knockdowns... Graded out at 100 percent in assignment, technique and effort against Texas State (11/3), while recording one knockdown... Did not allow a sack during the season.
2011 (RS): Redshirted during his first season at Utah State.
HIGH SCHOOL: Was a first-team all-state and first-team all-region selection at Cottonwood (Utah) High School... Participated in the U.S. Army National Combine and had the highest vertical leap of all the offensive lineman (34 inches)... Helped Cottonwood HS to an 8-4 record and a 5A quarterfinal appearance... Chosen to play in the Hawaii/Polynesia-Mainland Bowl, along with fellow USU teammate Elvis Kamana-Matagi... Also lettered in basketball and track & field at Cottonwood HS.
PERSONAL: Son of Soileti and Ana Fisilau... Majoring in exercise science... Name is pronounced Ta-ha-knee Fee-see-lau.