Student Athlete Admissions Counselor
A Solon, Iowa native, Tucker Wentzien Came to Upper Iowa as a freshmen in 2009. He was a member of the Upper Iowa Men’s Basketball Team. Tucker Graduated from Upper Iowa in 2014 with as a Business Management Major and has a Financial Management Minor. He worked with the Athletics department as an intern in 2013 then branched out to substitute at High Schools and Coach Basketball. Tucker took the Student Athletes Admissions Counselor position based on his experience with the Athletic Department.
"I really enjoy the welcoming feel of Small Town, Iowa. I love being able to share Fayette with the world and show that Students, Staff, Faculty, and Coaches truly have your best interests in mind."
"Being part of the Athletics Department for 6 years really gives me the understanding of each sport and what it means to be a Peacock." Tucker was an All-Region Performer, 1000 pt. scorer, and 3 time Team Captain in his 4 years on the Basketball Team. He also helped assists with Game Day Management in his spare time.
"Division II and the NSIC are tough places to play, but when you have the entire town of Fayette with you there is nothing better than Friday and Saturday nights."