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Alex Fifita
Alex  Fifita

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hayward, Calif.

High School:
Hayward HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 306

Position:
OL

Experience:
4th


12/01/2015

Three 'Dogs Garner All-Conference Honors

Seniors Alex Fifita and Ejiro Ederaine named second-team All-MW while Claudell Louis earns honorable mention nod

Last updated on April 4, 2016

2015 (Senior): Second-team All-Mountain West selection … started all 12 games at left tackle … received the team’s outstanding lineman of the year award for offense at the end-of-the-year banquet … helped lead a rushing attack that gained 1,642 yards on the ground, 920 of which came from starting running back Marteze Waller … part of front-five that was flagged for just 15 of the Bulldogs 59 penalties on the year, a squad that ranked No. 18 in the country for fewest penalties … Fifita alone, was not called for a holding penalty all season and was flagged for a false start twice … wrapped up his career starting in 26 consecutive games and 36 overall.

2014 (Junior): Named All-Mountain West honorable mention ... started all 14 games at left tackle ... made first career start at left tackle in season opener at No. 15 USC ... blocked for running back Marteze Waller who was a second-team All-Mountain West selection after rushing for 1,368 yards, the seventh-most in Fresno State single-season history ... member of offensive line that opened holes for running backs who tallied nine, 100-yard rushing games on the season. ... helped produce 406.1 yards of offense per game that ranked No. 4 in the Mountain West ... aided the rushing offense to 182.4 yards per game and 22 touchdowns via the ground game and protected for a passing attack that produced 223.7 yards per game ... member of the first offensive line unit at Fresno State to start every single game together over the course of the season since starts by game began being recorded in 1990 by the school.

2013 (Sophomore): Appeared in 11 games, making six starts at left guard ... helped Fresno State average 45.8 points and 555.2 yards of offense while allowing just three quarterback sacks during his six starts ... the ground attack ran for a season-best 309 yards at Idaho in his fourth start.

2012 (Freshman): Played in 10 games on the season as a true freshman ... started the final five games of the year at right tackle ... helped Fresno State average 40.8 points and 505.8 yards of offense in his five starts ... quarterback Derek Carr was able to complete 66.0 percent of his passes and throw for 350.8 yards per game while running back Robbie Rouse averaged 122.2 yards rushing in his five starts.

High School: Played left tackle on Hayward High School's football team and also helped lead track & field team to a league championship as a senior when he threw the shot put and discuss.

Personal: Majoring in philosophy-religious studies at Fresno State.

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