Chase Cuthbertson, Avery Garner, Monte Schmalhaus and Josh Wilson made the All-Academic Team while nine others were named to the Coaches' Honor Roll.
At Utah Valley University ... FRESHMAN ~ (2013-14): 6-10 overall record (3-4 duals) ... named to the WWC All-Academic Team ... began the season with a 2-2 clip at the Cowboy Open on Nov. 2 ... went 2-1 at the Eastern Michigan Duals on Nov. 16 while wrestling up a weight class at 133 pounds ... also recorded a dual victory over Bakersfield's Matt Correa (5-3) at the Stanford Duals ... recorded two wins by major decision and three by decision before having his season cut short due to injury.
REDSHIRT ~ (2012-13): Redshirted the season and went 2-1 while competing unattached at 125 pounds ... named to the WWC Coaches' Honor Roll.
Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Weber High School in Pleasant View, Utah ... two-time Region Champ, two-time State Runner-Up and a three-time State Placer ... helped his team to a State Championship ... also ran cross country in high school.
Graduated from WHS in 2009 with a 3.98 GPA ... born Aug. 29, 1990 in Ogden ... was an Honor Roll student and is an Eagle Scout ... served an LDS Church Mission to Auckland, New Zealand from 2009-2011 ... his father Tucker and uncle Burke both wrestled at Weber State ... parents are Tucker and Sherry Nipko.