JUNIOR (2017) – One of the top long snappers in the Mountain West … Enters his third season as the team’s starting long snapper.
SOPHOMORE (2016) – Saw time in all 12 games of the regular season as Nevada’s starting long snapper … Snapped to the place kicking duo of Brent Zuzo and Spencer Pettit, who combined to connect on 11-of-17 field goals and 34-of-36 extra point attempts … Snapped to senior punter Alex Boy, who averaged 43.7 yards per punt, 23rd-best in the nation.
FRESHMAN (2015) - Played in all 13 games during the regular season as Nevada’s starting long snapper … Helped junior kicker Brent Zuzo connect on 17-of-19 field goals and 38-of-40 extra points … Helped junior punter Alex Boy average 42.0 yards per punt … One of three true freshman to see playing time … Letter winner.
HIGH SCHOOL - Will graduate this spring from Bishop Manogue Catholic High School ... Was a two-year letter winner in football under head coach Thomas Peregrin and a three-year letter winner in baseball ... Earned a five-star ranking as a long snapper and was heralded as one of the top long snappers in the nation ... Earned a top five spot in the 2014 Rubio Long Snapping ranking ... At the Rubio Long Snapping elite camp, ranked first in fastest snap average and second in accuracy ... Named the Miner's team captain in 2014 ... Earned Bishop Manogue's 2013 special teams MVP award ... An RGJ All-North Division I honoree in baseball as a pitcher.
PERSONAL - Born Wesley Ray Farnsworth ... Son of Lane and Melissa Farnsworth ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Has one sister, Shannon ... Chose to attend Nevada due to the family atmosphere, academics and the coaching staff's beliefs ... Also shown interest from Ohio State, Nebraska, Washington, Cal, Washington State and Oregon State ... Hobbies include baseball, traveling and spending time with family.