Nelson Orton
 Nelson Orton
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Spanish Fork, Utah

High School:
Spanish Fork HS

Height:
5-11

Experience:
3V


10/04/2013

Men perfect as Wolverines sweep Color Country Invite

UVU men took the top six team-scoring spots in the race

09/21/2013

UVU men third, women fifth at Montana State Invite

Trac Norris led the way for UVU for second straight week

At Utah Valley ...

SENIOR (2013)
Competed in four events for the Wolverines in 2013 ... placed 25th (22:59.6) in the Utah State Invitational, the best place of the season ... also placed 35th (20:06.5) at the UVU Invitational, a season-best in time.

JUNIOR (2012)
Competed in three events for Utah Valley during the 2012 season ... recorded a season-best finish of 35th (20:54.60) at the Color Country Invite ... placed 61st (21:30.32) at the Utah State Aggie Invitational and 71st (23:23.60) at the BYU Autumn Classic.

REDSHIRT (2009)

Before Utah Valley:
Prepped at Spanish Fork High School ... received the SFHS 2008 Cross Country Most Improved Award ... also ran track for the Dons.

Personal:
Graduated from Spanish Fork High School in 2009 with a 3.976 GPA ... was an Honor Roll student as well as a member of the National Honor Society ... majoring in Engineering Graphics and Drafting Technology at UVU ... participated in marching band, concert band, and jazz band in high school ... enjoys soccer, fencing, falconry, frisbee, and hard work ... parents are Jared and Rachelle Orton.