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.
USU Track And Field Collects Three Event Titles On Day One Of California's Brutus Hamilton Invitational
Hawkins and Taylor capture event titles for Utah State women, Hall for Aggie men.
In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Utah State Track & Field - Mark Faldmo Invitaional
*Academic All-WAC (2012)*2013 (So.): Finished 18th in the 60m hurdles preliminary at the WAC Indoor Championships.
2012 (Fr.): Named second-team all-WAC after placing sixth in the 400m hurdles at the WAC Outdoor Championships... Finished 13th in the indoor 400m at the Idaho State Snake River Open (Jan. 14)... Earned academic all-WAC honors.
High School: Eight-time letterwinner in track & field and soccer... State champion in the 300m hurdles in 2011, also took second-place in the 4x100m relay and fifth-place in the 100m... Named to all-state team and team MVP along with owning the school record in 300m hurdles and 4x100m relay... Also played soccer.
Personal: Full name is Laycee Cherise Elliott... Born January 20, 1993... One of four children of Ray and Cathy Elliott... Majoring in nutrition, dietetics and food sciences.
Personal bests include: