OT, 6-5, 315, San Bernardino, Calif. (Iowa Western CC/Cajon HS)
Tretola comes to Arkansas from Iowa Western Community College after beginning his collegiate career at Nevada. The San Bernardino, Calif., native was ranked as a four-star by 247Sports.com, the No. 1 junior college prospect in Iowa, the No. 8 junior college offensive tackle in the country and the 29th-best junior college prospect in the nation. He also was ranked 63rd in the Rivals.com junior college top 100. ESPN ranked him as the country’s No. 11 junior college offensive tackle. He earned first-team all-conference honors in 2013 after helping the Reivers win the Midwest Football Conference championship and a No. 2 final ranking following a defeat of Butler in the Graphic Edge Bowl. He redshirted as a true freshman at Nevada and saw action in 10 games with four starts in 2012, helping the Wolf Pack to the New Mexico Bowl. He helped lead Cajon High School to a league championship as a junior and was twice a first-team all-league selection, adding first-team all-county honors as a senior. Tretola was coached at Iowa Western by Scott Strohmeier and at Cajon by Kim Battin. Tretola selected Arkansas after receiving multiple scholarship offers from schools including Oklahoma, Florida, Texas Tech, TCU and South Florida.