Nate Lealao enters his first season as a defensive assistant with the Knights.
Leolao played at James Logan High School in Union City, Calif., earning All-League and All East Bay honors. After high school he played linebacker and defensive end at College of the Canyons and went on to play at Dixie State University from 2013-16.
A Bay Area native, Lealao is the nephew of defensive coordinator Edwin Mulitalo. His father, Rob Lealao, is a coach at James Logan High School, and his youngest brother Nakita Lealao plays at the University of Nevada-Reno.
Served a full time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Georgia Atlanta North Mission. He gradated from Dixie State with a Bachelor's Degree in communications and an emphasis in mass media.