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 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 partnered with Kevin Miller to launch Bobcat Beat, an online newsgathering website focusing on daily coverage of Montana State athletics. In August of 2014, the Nuanez brothers merged their passions for sports journalism and founded Skyline Sports.

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