Blake Mangum
 Blake Mangum

Heber City, Utah

High School:
Wasatch HS

Last College:





Wrestling Welcomes No. 16 Wyoming, Hosts UVU Open

UVU and UW will wrestle Friday at 7 p.m. while the UVU Open will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday.


Wrestling Season Preview, UVU Begins Campaign Thursday with Intrasquad

The 2012-13 Wolverines will showcase their talents Thursday at 7 p.m. at the PE Building.


Wolverines Land 15 Wrestlers on WWC All-Acadmic Squad

Avery Garner and Josh Wilson made the WWC All-Academic Team while 13 other UVU wrestlers were named to the Coaches' Honor Roll.


Fager Leads UVU by Placing Sixth at University Nationals

In all nine Wolverines wrestled at the 2012 ASICS University Nationals held in Akron, Ohio.


UVU Hands Out its 2012 Wolverine Club Athletic Awards

Women's basketball's Sammie Jensen and men's basketball's Isiah Williams were named the Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year.

At Utah Valley University ...
FRESHMAN ~ (2011-12): 11-6 overall record (5-4 duals) while wrestling up at 133 for most of the season ... named to the WWC Coaches' Honor Roll ... placed fourth at the NCAA West Regional/WWC Championships (March 4) by going 1-2 at the tournament ... won his first tournament in a UVU singlet, the UVU Open (Jan. 7) by going a perfect 4-0 ... posted a five-match dual-winning streak from Feb. 3-11 with wins over Cal Poly's Michael Clemmensen, Stanford's Jordan Bryan, North Dakota State's Justin Solberg, South Dakota State's Nick Chavez and #2 Penn State's Frank Martellotti ... posted one of his wins by fall, two by major decision and eight by decision.

Before Utah Valley ...
Was named a Cadet All-American ... Took seventh place at Senior Nationals ... Was captain of his state championship team in 2008 ... Garnered a 197-16 overall record ... Lettered all four years.

Other College ...
Redshirted for a year at Oklahoma University before going on an LDS Church Mission ...

Personal ...
Blake Lyle Mangum is his full name ... Born June 8, 1990 ... Son of Lyle and Jana Mangum ... Is an only child ... Planned major is sociology ... "Yellow Skittle" is his nickname ... Forrest Gump is his favorite movie ... New Zealand is his favorite vacation destination and his cat is his most prized possession.