Tom Hackett

Tom Hackett moved to Utah from Melbourne, Australia in 2012 after joining the University of Utah Football team as the punter. During his four year stint at the University of Utah, Tom was awarded the Ray Guy award (the best punter in the world award) two years in a row. He is a two-time All-America, a member of the Pac 12 all century team, and holds many punting records at the University of Utah. After his career ended with the Utes, he signed an undrafted free agent contract with the New York Jets. Tom started working with Bonneville Media in January 2019. He is the host of Special Forces Gang Podcast along with Andy Phillips and is in the process of developing Bonneville’s newest Podcast, Real Salt Lake. Tom currently lives in Salt Lake city with his wife Kate and best friend and lover of the mountains Berkeley The Dog. Tom is passionate about golfing, exercising, cooking and spending times with the ones he loves the most.

Real Salt Lake Front Office Still With Plenty Of Work Remaining

What should Real Salt Lake fans expect in year two of the David Blitzer and Ryan Smith reign? And where does the club need more depth?!
5 days ago

Real Salt Lake Draws Concacaf Giants In Leagues Cup

Real Salt Lake has been placed in a Leagues Cup group alongside Liga MX giants Monterrey FC and MLS foe Seattle Sounders.
11 days ago

Real Salt Lake’s Diego Luna Called Into U.S. Under 20 Side

Real Salt Lake's Diego Luna has been called into the United States Under-20 training camp, the club announced. 
12 days ago

Real Salt Lake Signs Gomez, Breaks Club Record Transfer Fee

Real Salt Lake has acquired winger Carlos Andrés Gómez from Colombian powerhouse Millonarios FC, the club has confirmed. 
21 days ago

Tony Finau Begins 2023 With Top-10 Finish In Hawaii

Tony Finau has begun his 2023 campaign with a top-10 finish at the Sentry Tournament of Champions, six shots back of champion Jon Rahm. 
22 days ago

Real Salt Lake Signs Homegrown Pair To First Team Roster

Real Salt Lake has announced the Homegrown signings of defenders Luis Rivera and Delentz Pierre to the 2023 first-team roster. 
25 days ago

Reyna Family Flagged Berhalter Incident; Interim Coach Named

U.S. Soccer plunged into turmoil when the Reyna family said it notified the U.S. Soccer Federation of an incident regarding Gregg Berhalter.
26 days ago

Sergio CĂłrdova Concludes Loan Spell At Real Salt Lake

Real Salt Lake striker Sergio Córdova has concluded his loan spell and has returned to Bundesliga side FC Augsburg. 
26 days ago

US Coach Gregg Berhalter Admits Kicking Future Wife In 1991

The U.S. Soccer Federation revealed it is investigating men’s national team coach Gregg Berhalter for a 1991 confrontation with his now wife.
28 days ago

Real Salt Lake’s 2022 Year In Review

The 2022 calendar year began with excitement and improved interest for Real Salt Lake which introduced new ownership to the world in January.
1 month ago

Masters To Keep Criteria, Invite All Eligible Players In ’23

Players who left the PGA Tour to join LIV Golf are welcome at the Masters next year, despite Augusta National officials disappointment.
1 month ago

Real Salt Lake Signs Trio In MLS SuperDraft Opening Round

Real Salt Lake has signed Ilijah Paul, Bertin Jacquesson, and Emeka Eneli with the 7th, 16th, and 25th pick of the MLS SuperDraft.
1 month ago

RSL Defender Aaron Herrera Acquired By CF Montreal

CF Montreal has acquired Real Salt Lake homegrown defender Aaron Herrera, the club announced in a press release. 
1 month ago

Argentina Soccer Team Abandons Parade Amid Swarms Of People

A parade to celebrate the Argentine World Cup champions was abruptly called off as millions of people poured into the nation's capital.
1 month ago

2023 Real Salt Lake Season Schedule Announced

The Real Salt Lake 2023 season schedule has been announced and begins with two road trips to the Pacific North-West.
1 month ago

Singh & Son Finally Win PNC As Woods Can’t Make Up Ground

Vijay Singh and his son finally cashed in on the PNC Championship while Tiger Woods and his son, Charlie, settled for a top 10 finish.
1 month ago

Messi, Mbappe Give Qatar The Perfect World Cup Ending

One of the most thrilling World Cup finals in the tournament’s history concluded with Messi and Argentina prevailing over Mbappe and France.
1 month ago

Marcelo Silva Signs Contract Extension With Real Salt Lake

Real Salt Lake defender Marcelo Silva has signed a multi-year contract extension, the club announced this morning.
2 months ago

Actor Michael B. Jordan Buys Stake Of UK Club Bournemouth

American actor Michael B. Jordan is part of the new ownership group of Premier League club Bournemouth, the club announced.
2 months ago

France Celebrates World Cup Victory, Fans Cheer Morocco Team

Crowds in Paris and other French cities erupted in shouts of joy as France advanced to the World Cup final Wednesday.
2 months ago

Mbappe, France Advance To World Cup Final, Beat Morocco 2-0

France and Kylian Mbappé are headed back to the World Cup final for a much-anticipated matchup with Lionel Messi.
2 months ago

France Advances To Semifinals At World Cup, Tops England 2-1

Kylian Mbappe and France made it back to the semifinals of the World Cup on Saturday by beating England 2-1.
2 months ago

Morocco Reaches World Cup Semifinals, Tops Portugal, Ronaldo

Africa finally has a team in the World Cup semifinals, and so does the Arab world after Morocco knocked Portugal out of the tournament.
2 months ago

Messi, Argentina Beat Netherlands On Penalties At World Cup

Lionel Messi's quest to win the World Cup moves into the semifinals after Argentina beat the Netherlands 4-3 in a penalty shootout Friday.
2 months ago