The Uintah High School Student of the Week is Izen Merrell, nominated by Chris Piner. “As a freshman, Izen came into the theatre program interested in learning technical theatre, especially live sound and lighting design,” shares Mr. Piner. “Now as a sophomore he is expanding his knowledge base, programming complex lighting cues, working with intelligent fixtures and creating lighting and sound design concepts for our stage productions. He grasps concepts in both the logical technical side of our operations as well as the creative artistic.” Congratulations Izen Merrell, Uintah Student of the Week. The Ute Athlete of the Week is wrestling captain Tucker Tomlinson, nominated by Coach Gregg Stensgard. “Tucker is a returning state champion….[and] in the last few weeks has gotten back into last year’s championship mode, winning his second Tournament of Champions championship,” shares Coach Stensgard. Congratulations Tucker Tomlinson, Ute Athlete of the Week.