In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
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.
Stefanie Daley, Paige Jones and Sarah Landes will compete in Columbus, Saturday
Three Aggies earn all-conference honors for performances.
Utah State Gymnastics set to conclude 2013 season at Southern Utah.
Utah State University vs Southern Utah University
USU vs BYU Gymnastics, January 24, 2014
Utah State Gymnastics vs. Boise State
Utah State Gymnastics vs. BYU
Utah State Gymnastics vs. Air Force
2013 (JUNIOR) - Competed on bars and floor while battling mild injuries... Had a strong finish to the year on bars, sticking a 9.725 (T-9th) against BYU, a 9.650 (11th) against Boise State and a career-best 9.850 at the WAC Championships, finishing tied for seventh-place... Also had a season-best floor performance at the WAC Championships, landing a 9.550 (T-30th)... Earned academic all-WAC honors and was a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
2012 (SOPHOMORE) - Named second-team all-WAC on floor after notching a career-high 9.850 (T-6th) on floor at the WAC Championships, adding a 9.625 (25th) on bars... Opened the season at Utah, setting her career-high on bars with a 9.725 (9th), along with a 9.500 (9th) on floor... Earned academic all-WAC honors and was also a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
2011 (FRESHMAN) - Made collegiate debut in the Southern Utah dual, leading off USU's lineup on floor with a 9.400 (10th)... Competed as a floor specialist, setting her career-best with a 9.700 (T-10th) at the San José State tri-meet with Wisconsin-Eau Claire... Showed consistent effort for the team, averaging a 9.579 on the year... Earned academic all-WAC accolades as well as USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recognition.
CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL -Competed for Tytans Gymnastics coached by former USU coach Ray Corn... Finished fourth in the all-around at the Gem State Invitational... Placed seventh in the all-around at the 2010 Vegas Cup... Was member and chairman of the Logan HS National Honor Society.
PERSONAL - Daughter of James and Andrea Nye... Father, James, is USU Parking and Transportation Services Director... Has two sisters and one brother... Enjoys doing anything outdoors... Came to USU because it is in her backyard and always dreamed of becoming an Aggie... Majoring in pre-phsyical therapy.