Wyoming Heads to Northern Colorado's Tom Benich Invite
Sophomore Kereston Thomas Wins the 100 and 200 Meters
Sophomore Thrower Posts Top Mark in Mountain West and 24th in NCAA
Before Wyoming: Competed under coach Tom Wells at Lyman High School...as a senior won state titles indoors and outdoors in the long jump...won the Best of the Best Award at the outdoor state meet...earned all-conference and all-state honors indoors and outdoors...as a junior placed second at the outdoor state track meet in the long jump...as a sophomore finished third at the outdoor state track meet in the long jump...owned personal bests of 23-1 in the long jump, 46-1 in the triple jump and 11.3 in the 100-meter dash...on the football field earned all-conference accolades three times and all-state once...led his team to a state title as a senior...in the classroom was on the honor roll all four years...also a member of National Honor Society and student council.
Personal: The son of William and Cori Wingeleth...born on Jan. 19, 1995, in Salt Lake City, Utah...has two sisters, Megan and Ann...also recruited by the naval academy...majoring in physiology at UW.