40 time: 5.0
From: Manhattan Beach, California
High School: Mira Costa
"I am visiting Arizona for the Utah game the weekend of September 11th," said Pau'u. "They are still my favorite school because they are showing a lot of love. I am receiving handwritten letters from all of the coaches."
His main recruiter for the Wildcats is Coach Tui.
The no.91 player in the west says he has offers on the table from the Cats, Arizona State, Oregon, Utah, BYU, Michigan, Washington, Penn State, and UCLA. "My top schools are Arizona, of course, BYU, UCLA, Oregon, and Penn State."
Mataele attended the TheInsiders/MSL L.A. and San Diego State Nike Combines in addition to the UCLA Adidas camp.
He was a second team all-state under-class selection as a junior after posting 73 tackles and eight sacks. On offense, he had 200 yards and five touchdowns on 30 carries at fullback.
Pau'u carries a 2.9 core GPA and will take his tests in October.
Mira Costa takes on Gardena Serra in a scrimmage tomorrow and gets their season underway versus North Torrance September 10th.