Born and raised in South Dakota, Colton has lived in the Black Hills for the majority of his life. After graduating from Custer High School in 2015, Colton attended Presentation College in Aberdeen. While studying Communications at Presentation, he played college football for the Saints from 2015-2018.
Colton graduated Cum Laude from Presentation with a bachelors degree in Communications in 2019. He then worked for a newspaper in South Dakota where he was a staff writer, photographer, videographer, and also worked extensively in social media and websites. Now Colton works at NewsCenter1 as a Multimedia Journalist where he will work with the digital and production team.
Colton loves hunting and fishing as well as talking sports with anyone and is a diehard Minnesota Vikings Fan. You will also find Colton cheering on the Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Twins.