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. Sacramento State 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
2014 (JUNIOR) - Named to the Mountain Rim Gymnastics second-team on both floor and the all-around, where she scored a 9.825 (T-17th) on vault, a 9.75 (T-22nd) on bars, 9.775 (T-14th) on beam, and a 9.875 (T-6th) on floor for an all-around score of a 39.225 (6th)... Tied her career-high of a 9.875 on bars at UCLA and her career-high of a 9.875 on floor at the MRGC Championships... Won the all-around title three times during the season including at Air Force (39.100), against Sacramento State (39.250) and against San Jose State (39.175)... Competed in the all-around at the NCAA Fayetteville Regional where she finished with a 38.350 (9th)... Was a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
2013 (SOPHOMORE) - Received second-team all-WAC honors after tying for fourth-place in the all-around at the WAC Championships with a 39.175... Represented Utah State at the NCAA Regional Championships, where she took seventh in the all-around, landing a 39.125... Had her best meet of the year in a dual competition against Boise State, matching her career-high on vault with a 9.875 and setting a new best on floor with a 9.875, while also besting her all-around season-high with a 39.225... Had four event wins, finishing first on beam against SUU and Hamline (9.825), and winning vault against Air Force (9.850), at San José State and Brown (9.875), and at Sacramento State (9.825)... Also had three all-around wins on the season at Southern Utah (39.200), against Air Force (39.150) and against BYU (39.175)... Earned academic all-WAC honors and was a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
2012 (FRESHMAN) - Named to the all-WAC first-team on floor and second-team in all-around at the WAC Championships, where she scored a 9.750 (T-12th) on vault, 9.775 (T-12th) on bars, 9.725 (T-16th) on beam and a 9.875 (2nd) on floor for an all-around score of 39.125 (6th)... Made her collegiate debut at the Utah dual-meet, placing third in all-around competition with a 38.825... Continued to improve her all-around score, nabbing her first meet win against Southern Utah and Boise State with a 39.225... Best meet of the year came against San José State, tying for first on beam and bars with 9.875 on each, while finishing second in the all-around, with a career-high 39.350... Was one of three Aggies to compete at the NCAA North Central Regionals, notching a 9.775 (T-19th) on vault, 9.700 (T-16th) on bars, 9.075 (40th) on beam and a 9.775 (T-22nd) on floor for an all-around score of 38.325 (12th)... Was a USU Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL - Competed for Dynamo Gymnastics under Dennis and Shannon Harrison... At the 2011 Junior Olympic Nationals, she placed 10th on floor, 15th on vault, 12th on beam and 12th in all-around... Received the Shannon Miller Award in 2009... Graduated first in her class at Deer Creek (Okla.) High School.
PERSONAL - Daughter of Darrin and Pam Landes... Has two sisters... Enjoys hanging out with friends, doing puzzles and sleeping... Chose Utah State for the mountains, snow and overall atmosphere of USU and Logan... Majoring in exercise science and marketing.