Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Redshirt Sophomore/Redshirt Sophomore
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 school ... high school coaches: Randy Moore and Stuart Lohrenz
Parents are Pete and Sara Nelson ... has three siblings, Paris, Hunter and Paxton
"Wisconsin has the best athletics out there and great academics."