Kolten Mortensen, a 6'6 Forward from Payson, Utah has signed a Letter of Intent to attend Umpqua Community College and play in the men's basketball program. Mortensen graduated from Payson High School in 2016 and was a standout performer there. He averaged 15.6 Points, 9.5 Rebounds, and 1.4 Blocks per game, and was named to the 4A All State 3rd team.
Coach Leeworthy had this to say about the signing, "Kolten is a talented forward who can do a lot of things at a high level. He is a terrific young man who is a high character person, and plays the game with high energy. He will be a valuable addition to the program."
Kolten is currently serving a 2 year Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Costa Rica and will return in the summer.