Bracken Nipko
 Bracken Nipko

Pleasant View, Utah

High School:
Weber HS




UVU goes 1-2 at the Eastern Michigan Duals on Saturday

The Wolverines defeated Gardner-Webb but fell to Michigan State and Ohio.


UVU set to open dual action this weekend in Michigan

The Wolverines will face No. 24 Central Michigan on Friday night and Michigan State, Ohio and Gardner-Webb on Saturday.


Seven wrestlers open season at the Cowboy Open on Saturday

Nipko, Tolbert, Thomas and Larsen led the way by all going 2-2 at the tournament.


Wolverines land 13 wrestlers on WWC All-Academic squad

Chase Cuthbertson, Avery Garner, Monte Schmalhaus and Josh Wilson made the All-Academic Team while nine others were named to the Coaches' Honor Roll.


Three UVU wrestlers place at University Nationals

Adam Fager and Jade Rauser both placed sixth while Avery Garner finished eighth.

At Utah Valley University ...
REDSHIRT ~ (2012-13): Redshirted the season and went 2-1 while competing unattached at 125 pounds.

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.

Personal ...
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.