Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
BEFORE ARIZONA: Tomlinson attended the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs ... He redshirted the only year he was enrolled at the school.

HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Castle View High School, Tomlinson was the team captain his senior year ... He earned all-conference and all-state honors his senior year ... He was also named to All-American honorable mention team ... His personal-best mark in the high jump is 6-8 and his personal best in the triple jump is 46-0 ... Both marks are school records and state records ... Tomlinson also earned all-conference accolades in golf.

PERSONAL: He is the son of Jeff and Elizabeth Tomlinson and was born in Atlanta, Ga. ... He has one sister, Kristin ... His mother was a national-level gymnast and his uncle played football at Nebraska ... He lived outside the country until the age of 14 ... He is pursuing a degree in biochemistry and wants to go to med school.