The 2013 class includes former football players Roy Shivers (1964-65) and Jim Turner (1959-62); track athletes Candy Cashell (1982-84) and Corey Murdock (1994, 1997-99), basketball player Jimmy Moore (1972-75); and contributor Jim Laub.
The six inductees include: Candy Cashell, USU's first female track All-American; Jim Laub, a life-long contributor of Aggie Athletics; Jimmy Moore, one of the best Aggie basketball players ever; Corey Murdock, one of just two track athletes in school history to earn All-American honors at least four times; Roy Shivers, an All-American running back; and Jim Turner, an outstanding quarterback and kicker.
Scholz comes to Utah State after spending the past year in the National Football League as a strength, nutrition and conditioning assistant with the San Francisco 49ers.
USU Athletics Director Scott Barnes, men's basketball sophomore guard Preston Medlin, football head coach Gary Andersen and USU President Stan Albrecht spoke at Wednesday's ground-breaking ceremony for the new Strength & Conditioning Center.
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Dale Mildenberger is entering his 39th year as the Head Athletic Trainer at Utah State University. As a Senior Associate Athletics Director he is responsible for the health of all of USU's student-athletes, while also overseeing video operations, the strength and conditioning program, the equipment area and teaching and supervising the graduate athletic training program.
Mildenberger has received numerous awards, including being inducted into the National Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame in 1994, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame in 1998 and being named to the inaugural Utah Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame in 2003. In addition he was named the 2004 Utah Athletic Trainer of the Year and in 2008 the new sports medicine area located inside the Jim & Carol Laub Athletics-Academics Complex was named in his honor.
Prior to coming to Utah State, Mildenberger was an assistant athletic trainer at the University of Arizona (1974-75), assistant athletic trainer at the United States Military Academy (1969-72) and the head athletic trainer of the Harlem Globetrotters (1969, 1973).
A 1973 graduate of Colorado State, he earned a master's degree from Arizona in 1975.
Mildenberger was born May 6, 1949 in Greeley, Colo., and raised in Fort Morgan, Colo. He is married to Kathy and has four grown children, Kip, Robyn, Kory and Lani.