Jed Mellen
 Jed Mellen

Payson, Utah

High School:
Payson HS





Six Wolverines place Saturday at the UVU Open

Freshman Jed Mellen, who competed unattached, led the way by winning the 133-pound weight class.


Wolverine wrestling: 2013-14 season preview

UVU will host its annual Intrasquad Dual Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the PE Building.

At Utah Valley University ...
REDSHIRT ~ (2013-14): Redshirted the season and compiled a 12-4 record while competing unattached ... won titles at both the UVU Open (Jan. 11) and Colorado Mesa's Second Chance Open (Jan. 25) by going a perfect 4-0 at each tournament ... won three bouts by fall, three by major decision, one by tech fall and five by decision.

Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Payson High School in Payson, Utah ... a three-time State Champion as well as State runner-up as a freshman ... placed third at Junior Nationals and fifth at Senior Nationals ... a two-time Denver RMN Champion ... a 132 pound wrestler on the USA Dream Team ... went 192-12 at Payson HS ... helped his team to the State Championship as a freshman as well as two second place finishes and one third place one.

Personal ...
Graduated from Payson HS in 2013 with a 3.4 GPA ... plans to major in criminal justice at UVU ... also recruited by Boise State, Wyoming, Air Force and Old Dominion ... parents are Mike and Kim Mellen.