2013 (RS): Redshirted during his first season at Utah State.
HIGH SCHOOL: A Utah Class 4A second-team all-state selection as well as a three-time Honor Roll student at Mountain Crest (Utah) High School... Helped the Mustangs to four-straight region titles... As a prep senior, he caught 11 passes for 102 yards with one touchdowns and posted 63 tackles to go along with two sacks... Had a career-high 11 tackles against Box Elder HS... Also lettered three times in wrestling.
PERSONAL: One of six sons of Anibal and Amanda Huerta... Brother, Fernando, is a senior offensive lineman at Southern Utah... Undeclared on a college major... Last name is pronounced Wear-ta.