Killpack Wins Men's 800m, Newman Named Women's Freshman of the Year on Final Day of 2013 WAC Outdoor Championships
Aggie men finish in second-place, as the women ended the meet in seventh-place.
Aggie men are in third place, while the women sit in fifth place.
This is the second career USU Student-Athlete of the Week award for Bowens.
Aggies tally 30 top-six finishes Saturday, 14 for the USU women and 16 for the men.
In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
*Academic All-WAC (2012)*2013 (So.): Set school records in the 60m (6.70) and 200m (21.17) and was named first-team all-WAC after placing second in the 60m and third in the 200m at the WAC Indoor Championships.
2012 (Fr.): Named 2012 WAC Indoor Freshman of the Year... Collected first-team all-WAC honors after finishing second in the 60m and 200m, along with placing third in the 4x400m relay at the WAC Indoor Championships and again after placing second in the 100m and 200m at the WAC Outdoor Championships... Finished 39th in the 200m and 41st in the 100m at the NCAA Outdoor First-Round Championships... Earned academic all-WAC honors.
High School: Seven-time letterwinner... Named MVP at the YMCA Invitational in 2011... Also played football... Named to all-state football team twice and was a member of the 2007 state champion team.
Personal: Full name is Nicholas Jordan Bowens... Born June 28, 1993... One of three children of Alfred and Sandy Bowens... Majoring in civil engineering.
Personal bests include: