Colten Wilson is a 2011 graduate of Normal Community West High School. He has played competitive hockey since the age of 4 and his love for the game led him toward a career in professional hockey. During the first season of professional hockey in Bloomington, Colten assisted in the locker room as a stick boy by setting up team equipment for home contests. He maintained that position until 2010. During the inaugural Blaze season, Colten held the title of Assistant Equipment Manager. The 2012-13 season, led Colten to an extended role with the Blaze as a member of their front office staff and team Equipment Manager.