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.
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.
Aggie Track And Field Captures Seven Event Titles On Final Day Of USU Mark Faldmo Invitational Saturday
Utah State ends lone home meet of the year on high note.
Utah State Track - Mark Faldmo Invitational
*Academic All-WAC (2011, 2012)*2013 (Jr.): Finished seventh in the 4x400m relay final and 11th in the 800m preliminary at the WAC Indoor Championships.
2012 (So.): Received first-team all-WAC honors after placing third in the 800m at the WAC Indoor Championships... Finished ninth in the 800m preliminary race at the WAC Outdoor Championships... Earned academic all-WAC honors.
2011 (Fr.): Named first-team all-WAC after finishing second in the 800m and third in the 4x400m relay at the WAC Indoor Championships and again after placing third in the 400m hurdles at the WAC Outdoor Championships... Collected second-team all-WAC honors after placing fifth in the 4x400m relay at the WAC Outdoor Championships... Earned academic all-WAC honors.
High School: Four-time letterwinner... Was the state champion in 100m hurdles, 300m hurdles, 400m and 800m during senior season.
Personal: Born January 2, 1992... One of three children of Lynn and Leslie Hirschi... Majoring in human movement science... Last name pronounced Her-She.
Personal bests include:
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