Ethan Smith
 Ethan Smith

Midway, Utah

High School:
Wasatch HS

Last College:




Three Wolverine wrestlers punch tickets to NCAA Championships

The three grapplers ties a program best for Utah Valley.


UVU to host NCAA West Regional/WWC Championships on Saturday

The NCAA qualifying tournament will take place at noon on Saturday in the UCCU Center.


WWC announces West Regional pre-seeds for Saturday

UVU will host the NCAA West Regional/WWC Championships on Saturday at the UCCU Center.


UVU can't overcome slow start, drops WWC dual at Air Force

The Wolverines will conclude their regular season at Wyoming Saturday night at 7 p.m.


Wrestling holds on to take WWC opener over South Dakota State

Senior 174-pounder Monte Schmalhaus broke a 15-15 tie with a 6-2 win in the final match of the contest.

At Utah Valley University ...
JUNIOR ~ (2013-14): 10-12 overall record (8-6 duals) ... placed fourth at the NCAA West Regional/WWC Championships with a 2-2 record ... went 2-1 at the Stanford Duals on Nov. 30 with wins over Stanford's Tommy Kimbrell (7-5) and Bakersfield's Sean Pollock (5-3) ... also recorded dual wins over Central Michigan's Craig Kelliher (7-6), Gardner-Webb's Gray Jones (3-1), Grand Canyon's Austin Gaun (5-3), Boise State's Andrew Tiedman (8-5), SDSU's Ben Schwery (2-1), Air Force's Devin Hightower (3-1) and Northern Colorado's Nick Bayer (5-4) ... won all 10 matches by decision.

SOPHOMORE ~ (2012-13): 10-10 overall record (2-3 duals) ... placed fourth at the NCAA West Regional/WWC Championships ... opened the season with a second-place finish at the Cowboy Open in Laramie, Wyo. on Nov. 3 with a 4-1 record ... went 3-2 at Reno Tournament of Champions on Dec. 16 ... won one match by tech fall and nine by decision.

FRESHMAN ~ (2011-12): 20-15 overall record (7-9 duals) ... placed third at the NCAA West Regional/WWC Championships by going 2-1 at the tournament in Cedar Falls, Iowa on March 4 ... opened the season by winning the Northwest College Open on Nov. 5 by going a perfect 4-0 and placed second at UNC's Old Chicago Open on Nov. 19 by finishing 3-1 ... went 3-2 at his first trip to the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (Dec. 2-3) and 2-2 at the Wrestle for a Cure Duals in Harrisburg, Pa. (Nov. 12) ... posted two win via tech fall, four by major decision, six by fall and seven by decision.

Before Utah Valley ...
Four-year varsity letterwinner at Wasatch High School ... two-time Utah State High School Champion, winning individual state titles as a senior and junior ... led his team to four straight state team titles; placed fourth at the senior national championships in 2008, earning All-America honors ... took second at the state tournament as a sophomore and also scored runner-up honors at the junior national tournament ... also earned first-team all-state honors in football.

Other College ...
Redshirted the 2010-11 season at Purdue.

Personal ...
Ethan Porter Smith was born Oct. 2, 1989 in Albion, Mich. ... is the son of Christopher and Lezlie Smith ... has three brothers: Jordan, Casey and Corbin, and two sisters, Erica and Madison ... married fellow UVU student-athlete Morgan Summers (softball) in the summer of 2014 ... served an LDS Church mission from 2008-10 in Chile ... enjoys music and the outdoors ... majoring in building construction management.