Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Redshirt Freshman/Redshirt Freshman
2015 Outdoor: Placed 17th in the discus throw at the Wisconsin Twilight (5/8) with a heave of 148-10 (45.37m) ... Finished 24th in discus with a throw of 150-11 (45.99m) at the Musco Twilight (5/2) ... at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/18), finished 14th in discus with a throw of 150-3 (45.80m) ... in his collegiate debut, finished second in discus with a throw of 158-0 (48.17m) at Ripon College's Sherman-Lukoski Meet (4/11)
Plcaed sixth in the discus and 11th in the shot put at the Illinois state meet as a senior... competed at the 2013 U.S. Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the discus ... a two-time team captain, he holds the Rockford Christian school records in the indoor and outdoor shot put along with the discus ... also played football in high schoolhigh school coaches: Randy Moore and Stuart Lohrenz
Parents arePete and Sara Nelson ... has three siblings, Paris, Hunter and Paxton
"Wisconsin has the best athletics out there and great academics."