At Utah Valley University ...
SENIOR ~ (10-11): 25-4 overall record (7-1 duals) ... NCAA qualifier ... won his second consecutive conference title after winning the NCAA West Regional ... named a WWC First Team All-Conference selection ... a one-time WWC Wrestler of the Week ... named to the NWCA Individual All-Academic Team, the WWC All-Academic Team and a Capital One Academic All-American with a 3.69 GPA ... made it to the round of 16 at the NCAA Championships in Philadelphia and came up just one win shy of All-American placement by going 3-2 ... was nationally-ranked all season long and was ranked 13th on the final NCAA Coaches Panel Ranking ... his only two losses of the regular season were to the No. 2 ranked Andrew Hochstrasser from Boise State ... won his first 12 matches of the season ... won both the Northwest Trapper Open and the Kaufman-Brand Open ... went a perfect 4-0 in WWC dual matches ... was the team's most consistent competitor all season long ... won 10 of his bouts by decision, seven by fall, four by major decision and two by tech fall ... finished his career at UVU with a 86-36 mark, the 86 wins are good enough for second place all-time.
JUNIOR ~ (09-10): 23-11 overall record (6-5 in duals) ... NCAA Qualifier ... became UVU's first-ever conference champion as he won the 133 lbs. title at the NCAA West Regional/WWC Championships in Brookings, S.D. ... was one of UVU's first-ever athletes to compete at any NCAA D-I Championship as he competed at the D-I Wrestling Championships in Omaha and wrestled his way to a 1-2 record ... named to the First Team All-WWC ... placed 8th at the prestigious Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invite ... won the 133 lbs. bracket at the NC State Wolfpack Open in Raleigh, N.C. and placed 3rd at the Cowboy Open in Laramie, Wyo. ... named a member of the NWCA All-Academic Division I Team with a 3.78 GPA ... named to the WWC All-Academic Team with a 3.76 GPA ... picked up four pins on the year, three major decisions, and three tech falls.
SOPHOMORE ~ (08-09): 22-10 overall record (10-4 duals and 4-1 in WWC) ... named to the Western Wrestling Conference All-Academic Team with a 3.69 GPA while studying Business Management/International Business ... a team captain ... won the Best of the West Open at 133 lbs. while going 5-0 on Nov. 22, 2008 ... placed fifth at the Harold Nichols Open in Ames, Iowa on Nov. 15, 2008 including two victories over two grapplers from Iowa State ... picked up three victories and was only one win away from placement at the prestigious Midlands Championships in Evanston, Ill. on Dec. 29 ... went 3-0 at the Tracy Borah Duals in Gunnison, Colo. on Jan. 24, 2009 ... finished the season going 8-1 in his last nine bouts ... recorded six wins by pinfall, four by major decision and one by technical fall.
FRESHMAN ~ (07-08): 16-11 overall record (3-2 duals) ... named to the WWC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.93 GPA ... picked up three victories at the Cowboy Open, November 10, 2007 in Laramie, Wyo., as he went 3-2 on the day ... finished a combined 9-2 during an impressive two-day stretch November 17-November 18, 2007 at the Jack Hancock Invitational in Golden, Colo., and the Northern Colorado Open in Greeley, Colo., including winning six matches in the latter event.
Before Utah Valley:
Wrestled at Roy High School in Roy, Utah ... posted a 40-2 record his senior season for the Lions ... was a two time state champion.
Redshirted at Boise State the 2004-2005 season.
Born April 25, 1986 in Roy, Utah ... son of Rick and Jan Ray ... graduated from Roy in 2004 with a 3.9 GPA, was on the Honor Roll, National Honor Society and Academic All-State ... majoring in International Business at UVU ... enjoys hunting and mountain biking ... served an LDS mission to Brazil ... his younger brothers Wyatt and Tucker also wrestle here at UVU.