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 Sign Colombian International Nelson Palacio

Real Salt Lake has announced the signing of Nelson Palacio following weeks of speculation surrounding the Colombian International's future. 
12 months ago

Real Salt Lake Complete Entertaining Comeback At Home

Real Salt Lake pulled off a remarkable 2-2 come-from-behind draw at home to Minnesota United thanks to Justen Glad's last-second equalizer.
12 months ago

Real Salt Lake Returns Home Against Minnesota United

Real Salt Lake returns to Sandy, Utah, this weekend against Minnesota United as the hosts hope to pick up their third consecutive victory.
12 months ago

Real Salt Lake, Timbers Play To Scoreless Draw In Midweek Clash

Real Salt Lake played, yet another, scoreless draw against the Portland Timbers at America First Field in front of a frustrated home crowd.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Host Timbers As Pressure Mounts

Real Salt Lake will host the Portland Timbers midweek at American First Field as the pressure mounts on RSL to score goals. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Remains Scoreless Again In LAFC Defeat

Real Salt Lake has suffered a 3-0 defeat at home against LAFC despite creating more attacking opportunities and impressing. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Travels East For Dynamo Clash

Real Salt Lake is heading East for a highly anticipated clash with the Houston Dynamo at PNC Stadium this weekend.
1 year ago

Sounders Frustrate Real Salt Lake In Highly Entertaining Stalemate

Real Salt Lake and the Seattle Sounders played to a scoreless draw much to the frustration of the home crowd. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Returns Home For Date With Sounders

Real Salt Lake will return home this weekend to host the Seattle Sounders at America First Field with kickoff slated for 7:30 p.m.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Crawl Into Fourth Round Of U.S. Open Cup

Real Salt Lake relied on a Damir Kreilach extra-time brace to beat USL Championship side Las Vegas Knights and advance in the U.S. Open Cup. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Visits Vegas For U.S. Open Third Round Clash

Real Salt Lake has traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada for a U.S. Open third-round clash with the Las Vegas Lights of the USL Championship. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Impress At Home Against San Jose

Real Salt Lake impresses with a 3-1 victory at home against San Jose as Andrés Gómez stars with two assists and a goal. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Welcomes San Jose To America First Field

Real Salt Lake will welcome the San Jose Earthquakes to America First Field this upcoming Saturday evening. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Falls To FC Dallas At The Death

Real Salt Lake fell to FC Dallas in heartbreaking fashion after conceding an 88th-minute game-winner to surrender all three points.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Travels East For Showdown Against Dallas

Real Salt Lake is headed for Texas this weekend for a date with FC Dallas at Toyota Stadium following last weekends much needed victory.
1 year ago

Despite Recent Results Real Salt Lake Remains Calm, For Now

Despite recent poor results Real Salt Lake remains in a state of tranquility, according to manager Pablo Mastroeni. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Struggles Continue Following Another Humiliation

Real Salt Lake lost their fourth consecutive match to start the 2023 MLS season following a 3-0 defeat on the road against Columbus. 
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Travel East For Clash With Crew

Real Salt Lake is coming off three consecutive losses and is now preparing for a road test against the Columbus Crew.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake’s Latest Humiliation Leaves Fanbase Pondering

Real Salt Lake was humiliated by the MLS newcomers St. Louis City SC who remain the only undefeated club in the league. 
1 year ago

Desperate Real Salt Lake Hope To Dethrone St. Louis City SC

Real Salt Lake remains in Utah this weekend as they prepare to host undefeated MLS newcomers St. Louis City SC at America First Field.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Falls For First Time In 2023

Real Salt Lake lost for the first time in 2023 after goals from Jordan Morris and Héber led the Seattle Sounders to a home victory.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Brace For Road Test Against Sounders

Real Salt Lake's start to the 2023 MLS Season does not get any easier in week two as another road test awaits the Claret and Cobalt.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Stuns Vancouver In MLS Opening Week

Real Salt Lake secured its first victory of the 2023 MLS season following two second-half goals to come from behind against Vancouver.
1 year ago

Real Salt Lake Opens Season With Road Date Against Vancouver

Real Salt Lake will open its 2023 MLS season with a road trip to Vancouver, Canada, this upcoming Saturday evening. 
1 year ago