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.
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
McKenna and Litzsinger Lead USU Harriers Again Saturday With Solid Finishes At NCAA Pre-National Meet
Aggie Women Finish Fourth In Unseeded Race, While USU Men Place 30th In Seeded Race
Utah State Cross Country - Aggie Invitational
2012 (FR): Competed in six meets during the 2012 campaign, placing 14th at the WAC Championships (25:04.26), earning a spot on the all-WAC second-team... Ran in the NCAA Mountain Regionals, finishing in 91st-place (33:06.0)... Was awarded academic all-WAC honors.
2011 (RS): Redshirted 2011 season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A four-time letterwinner in cross country and track & field... Posted a 16:23 time in a five-kilometer race as a senior.
PERSONAL: Full name is Chris Joseph Martinez...Is the only child of Greg and Pam Martinez... Majoring in mechanical engineering.