Oregon State University
Colten was a three-time varsity letterman in football, four-time letterman in wrestling, and a two-time varsity letterman in track and field at Thurston High School. He was named 2nd team All State and 1st team all-conference at defensive end his senior year. Colten’s leadership on and off the field earned him the “Ultimate Team Player Award”, an award voted on by his teammates. As a junior, he earned 2nd team all-conference as a linebacker. This past winter, Colten placed 5th in the 5A OSAA State Wrestling Championships at 220lbs. He was also the Mid-Western Regional Champion for his weight class. Colten Maintained a 3.0 GPA and was a participant in the THS Pageant which raises money for the Children’s Miracle Network. In his free time, Colten enjoys spending time hanging out with his friends and playing video games. He also enjoys the outdoors, camping, and floating the McKenzie River in the summer with his family. Colten plans on attending Oregon State University and studying computer science.