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.
For the week of April 8, 2013.
Three Aggies represent Utah State at Ohio State.
Paige Jones, Sarah Landes and Stefanie Daley will compete at Ohio State Saturday.
Utah State University vs. California State University, Sacramento February 28, 2014
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) - Earned first-team all-WAC accolades on bars for her career-best performance, earning a 9.900 and a second-place finish at the WAC Championships... Represented USU at the NCAA Regional Championships, finishing 11th in the all-around with a 38.950... Tied for seventh-place on vault at the WAC Championships with a season-high 9.850... Landed a season-best 39.100 all-around score twice on the year at Southern Utah (2nd) and against Boise State (4th)... Also matched her career-high on floor with a 9.850 (T-1st) in a dual meet against BYU... Had two individual event wins on the season, winning vault against Air Force and floor against BYU with a 9.850 on each... Averaged 9.790 on vault, 9.696 on bars, 9.454 on beam, 9.702 on floor and 38.642 on all-around... Earned academic all-WAC honors and was a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
2012 (SOPHOMORE) - Started her sophomore season at the Texas Woman's quad-meet with a 9.825 (5th) on vault, 9.700 (T-13th) on bars, 9.200 (17th) on beam and 9.800 (T-8th) on floor... Set new career-highs in individual events three meets in a row... Competed in all-around in all but one meet of the year, with a career-best 39.200 coming against BYU... Had four event wins and one all-around win on the season... Competed at the NCAA North Central Regionals for the second year in a row where she landed a 9.200 (41st) on vault, 8.700 (42nd) on bars, 8.050 (42nd) on beam and 9.450 (38th) on floor for an all-around score of 35.400 (20th)... Earned academic all-WAC honors and was also a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
2011 (FRESHMAN) - Made collegiate debut doing the all-around in the Southern Utah dual, posting a 37.150 (5th), logging 9.700 on vault (T-5th), 9.675 on bars (5th), 9.225 on floor (11th) and 8.550 on beam (12th)... Saw continued improvement in the all-around throughout the season, setting her season-best at the San José State tri-meet with Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a 38.450... Set her career-high with a 9.850 on floor (T-2nd) in the dual vs. Boise State... Competed at the NCAA North Central Regionals, logging a 9.550 on vault (40th) and a 9.425 on floor (39th)... Earned academic all-WAC honors and was also a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL - Competed for Edge Gymnastics coached by John Laudie and Laura Habel... Two-time Level 10 regional qualifier... Won the vault and was third in the all-around at the 2010 Level 10 Missouri State Championships... Also finished second in the all-around at the Wine Country Classic in 2010... Finished fifth at the 2007 Level 9 Western Nationals... Earned Level 10 Hardest Worker Award for Edge Gymnastics... A four-year Honor Roll member at Smithville HS.
PERSONAL - Daughter of Roger and Tonya Jones... Has one sister... Enjoys swimming, mountain biking and shopping... Came to Utah State because of the coaches, team, academic opportunities and beautiful campus... Majoring in English/creative writing.