Latu played for Highland High School in the Rivalry Series for 4 years. As the captain of the 2009 Highland Rams Football team, Latu was a powerful leader and a great play maker. Latu was a three year starter and highly respected by his fellow players and students. He earned a full ride scholarship to the University of Utah where he played three years. Latu earned a Bachelor’s degree at the University of Utah and is now coaching Defensive Line at Snow College. Latu plans to continue to coach and work with collegiate athletes. His younger brother currently plays for East High.