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.
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.
Of its 45 academic all-WAC selections, Utah State had 18 student-athletes from women's indoor track honored and 15 from men's indoor track, along with five from both gymnastics and women's basketball, and two from men's basketball.
Utah State Track - Mark Faldmo Invitational
*Academic All-WAC (2010, 2011, 2012)*2013 (Sr.): Named first-team all-WAC after winning the distance medley relay and again after placing second in the 800m at the WAC Indoor Championships... Tabbed second-team all-WAC after finishing fourth in the 4x400m relay at the WAC Indoor Championships.
2012 (Jr.): Named first-team all-WAC after placing second in the 800m and third in the 4x400m at the WAC Indoor Championships and again after finishing third in the 4x400m at the WAC Outdoor Championships... Tabbed second-team all-WAC after finishing fourth in the 800m at the WAC Outdoor Championships... Earned academic all-WAC honors.
2011 (So.): Placed sixth in the indoor 800m at the Washington State Cougar Invite, while also placing fourth in the outdoor 800m at the Idaho-Utah Border Clash... Earned academic all-WAC honors.
2010 (Fr.): Named second-team all-WAC after finishing fourth in the 4x400 relay at the 2010 Outdoor Championships... Earned academic all-WAC honors.
High School: Was the 800m state champion as a senior in 2007.
Personal: Full name is Kent Tyler Killpack... Born December 14, 1989... One of three children of Greg and Corri Killpack... Pursuing a master's degree in business administration.
Personal bests include: