Big Sky Conference

Woodinville safety Fouch fulfills dream, commits to Griz


The offers started pouring in, including one from a school Nash Fouch had never considered.

The lifelong Montana fan first started hearing from the Griz football program the summer after his freshman year in high school. The son of a UM alum had spent many autumn afternoons going to games in Washington-Grizzly Stadium.

By the summer following his junior year, the 6-foot-3, 193-pound safety held offers from Air Force and Idaho in the FCS ranks plus Cornell, Eastern Washington, and the least expected of the suitors, the Montana State Bobcats.

But Montana had not extended anything solid.

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About Colter Nuanez

Colter Nuanez is the co-founder and senior writer for Skyline Sports. After spending six years in the newspaper industry with stops at the Missoulian, the Ellensburg Daily Record and the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, the former Washington Newspaper Association Sportswriter of the Year and University of Montana Journalism School graduate ('09) has cultivated a deep passion for sports journalism during his 13-year career covering the Big Sky Conference. In August of 2014, Colter and brother Brooks merged their passions of writing and art to found Skyline Sports.

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