Wightman was a PGA Professional at the Holyoake Country Club in Holyoake, Mass., for the past 30 years.
Via Whitman enters his first season at UVU in the spring of 2014.
Wightman, who recently moved to Utah from Massachusetts, was a longtime PGA Professional at Holyoake Country Club in Holyoake, Mass. Wightman spent the past 30 years as the Head Golf Pro at Holyoake CC.
"Via brings a wealth of experience to our program," Nyhus said. "He has tutored many players through junior golf, college golf and onto various professional golf tours around the world. We are grateful for his willingness and eagerness to help our players be the best that they can be."
Wightman's daughters Sarah and Juli both played for Nyhus during her time at BYU. Juli then went on to play professionally on the Symetra Tour. Wightman's son Tele, who is the current Head PGA Pro at The Ranches in Eagle Mountain, played his collegiate career at the University of South Florida as well as professionally on the Canadian Tour.