The Aggies add players from three different states.
In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Aggies add players from three different states.
Of its 52 academic all-WAC selections, Utah State had 18 student-athletes from football honored, along with 11 student-athletes from soccer, eight from both women's cross country and volleyball, and seven from men's cross country.
Aggies conclude the 2012 season with a stellar 13-3-6 record, making their second NCAA Tournament.
USU vs UNLV Soccer 10/24/2014
USU vs Utah Soccer 09/19/2014
USU Soccer vs ISU, 09/05/2014
USU Women's Soccer vs. Boise State 2013
USU Women's Soccer vs. San Diego State, 2013
Honors: Second-Team All-Mountain West (2013); Academic All-Mountain West (2013); Mountain West Scholar-Athlete (2013); WAC All-Tournament Team (2012); Academic All-WAC (2011, 2012); Second-Team All-WAC (2011, 2012); WAC Freshman of the Year (2011).
2013 (JR): Earned second-team all-Mountain West honors... One of five Aggies to start all 22 matches... Played over 100 minutes five times and 90 minutes or more 19 times... Knocked in her first game-winning goal of the season with a penalty kick against Utah Valley (Aug. 26)... Scored the game-winning goal with a penalty kick at Idaho State (Sept. 7)... Scored goals in back-to-back matches against ISU and Arkansas (Sept. 13)... Anchor of the USU defense that allowed only 21 goals in 22 matches... Part of the USU squad that earned its 11th-straight NSCAA Team Academic Award... Earned all-MW academic, all-MW Scholar-Athlete and Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete honors.
2012 (SO): One of four players who started all 22 matches... Part of the stingy USU defense that allowed only 13 goals... Had two assists for two points, including points in wins at Nebraska-Omaha (Aug. 27) and at Utah Valley (Sept. 2)... Played 110 minutes six times in 2012, including three-straight matches from Sept. 23 to Sept. 30... One of two Aggies to play over 2,000 minutes... Took eight shots... Part of the USU squad that earned its 10th-straight NSCAA Team Academic Award... Named Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete and academic all-WAC.
2011 (FR): Played and started all 22 matches in the USU backfield... One of three freshmen to score a goal along with Lexie Morgan and Jade Tarver... Scored her first collegiate point with an assist against Boise State (Sept. 25)... Added her first goal in a win at Idaho (Oct. 21)... Helped the always-tough USU defense allow only 15 goals on the season... Played 110 minutes in ties against Boise State and Fresno State (Oct. 30)...One of three players to log over 2,000 minutes with 2,032... Took 11 shots, six on goal... Had one goal and one assist on the season for three points... Part of the USU squad that earned its ninth-straight NSCAA Team Academic Award... Earned all-WAC academic honors and Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete honors.
High School: A four-year starter at Woods Cross High School in North Salt Lake, Utah for head coach Kevin Rigby... Named co-overall high school MVP in 2009... All-state honorable mention honors as both a junior and a senior... Team advanced to quarterfinals of the 4A state championship... High school teammate of former Aggie Kendra Pemberton... Three-time Utah State Cup Champion (2004, 2005, 2007) with Sparta United Premier `92 coached by Patrick Rennie... Won both the Las Vegas Mayor and Davis County Mayor's Cups in 2007... Was on both Utah and West Virginia State Olympic Development Program teams... Club teammates with curretn Aggie Jennifer Flynn... Named to the National Honor Society.
Personal: Parents are Bill and Angie Rose... Majoring in exercise science.