Payton DeVencenty

Height: 5-10IMG_3026 DeVencenty_Payton.JPG

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Parker, Colo.

Previous School: Parker Lutheran

Major: Communications; Pre-Seminary

2014-15: Freshman
DeVencenty competed in eight events and a total of 13 rounds, shooting an average score 83.5 ... shot a season low 77 on two occasions - Siouxland Invite (Sept. 5) and Palace City Classic (Sept. 13) ... carded scores of 86 and 100 at conference qualifiers ... highest tournament placement was 26th at the Siouxland Invite.

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.