Of its 57 academic all-WAC selections from its spring sports, Utah State had 23 student-athletes from women's outdoor track honored, along with 15 from men's outdoor track, six from softball, five from both men's tennis and women's tennis, and three from the men's golf team.
In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
For the week of Nov. 12, 2012
Aggie Women Finish 10th, Men Place 14th
Utah State Cross Country Men Finish Second, Women Third As Aggies Collect Four First-Team All-WAC Honors Saturday At 2012 WAC Championships
Tylee Newman Tabbed WAC Women's Freshman Of The Year
Utah State Cross Country - Aggie Invitational
2012 (FR): Competed in six meets in 2012, including two top 20 finishes... Placed 18th at the Aggie Invitational (18:40.52)... Finished 19th at the Montana State Invitational with a time of 18:15.00... Brought home a 27th-place finish at the WAC Championships (18:29.75)... Took 85th at the NCAA Mountain Regionals (22:45.3).
HIGH SCHOOL: A six-time letterwinner in cross country and track & field... Named to cross country all-state team as a sophomore, junior and senior... State track & field champion in the two-mile race as a junior.
PERSONAL: Full name is Jacqueline Rose Winterton... One of nine children of Reed and Sherri Winterton... Majoring in music.