Payton DeVencenty

Height: 5-10

Year: Freshman

Hometown: Parker, Colo.

Previous School: Parker Lutheran

Major: Communications; Pre-Seminary

High School
Prepped at Parker Lutheran High School for coaches Tom White, John Zilm and Nick Milberger … lettered all four years at the varsity level … served as team captain for two years … qualified for the state championships four times, achieving top 10 finishes twice … received the Hale Irwin Award … named Metro League Senior of the Year … led the Lions to a runner-up state finish and Metro League championship in 2014 … helped Parker Lutheran to four state tournament appearances … lettered in track and field for one year … garnered the Isaiah Award and Foreign Language Award … class valedictorian.

Born in Pueblo, Colo., on Nov. 8, 1995 … son of Mark DeVencenty and Cathy Barbier … has a younger brother, Dominick … enjoys hiking, photography, church, hammocking and fishing.