In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
For the week of Sept. 24, 2012.
For the week of Sept. 17, 2012
Utah State's Tanner Higham Places Second at Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational For Best-Ever Collegiate Finish
USU finishes eighth with 19-over 883 (299-297-287).
Utah State is currently tied for 11th-place in the 16-team field with a 20-over 596 following rounds of 299 and 297.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Shelley (Idaho) High School... Won his district championship and was the 4A state runnerup as a prep senior as his team finished third at state... Was the 3A state champion as a junior and 3A state runnerup as a sophomore as he helped his team win the state championship... Also won district championships during his sophomore and junior seasons... Was the 2010 Idaho Golf Association Junior Champion... A two-year letterwinner in basketball as well... Was his high school's valedictorian, President of the National Honor Society and a Energy Solutions Scholar.
Personal: Born Nov. 7, 1993 in Idaho Falls, Idaho... Son of Jerry and Amy Higham... One of five children... Brother Tommy is a member of BYU's golf team... Is cousins with current USU golfer Tanner Higham... Undeclared on a college major.