Steve Fifita is in his first season as the Defensive Line coach at Mater Dei. Steve attended Fountain Valley HS and played under current Defensive Coordinator, Eric Johnson. After graduating from Fountain Valley, Steve earned a scholarship to play football at the University of Utah and went on to a short career in the NFL.
Prior to coming to Mater Dei, Steve spent seven years at Idaho State as the Defensive Line coach and one season with the University of Utah Football as the Co-Director of Academics and Team Chaplin.
Steve and his wife, Heidi, have three daughters, Makayla, Nia and Malia, and one puppy, Pepper.