For the week of May 7, 2012
USU Ends Season With Pair Of Losses; Honors Four Seniors In Final Games In Aggie Uniform
Marquez caps memorable day with two-run homer.
Among those student-athletes graduating are 24 football players, 17 track athletes, five women's basketball players, four each from both soccer and softball, three each from both men's basketball, and men's and women's tennis, two golfers, one gymnast and one volleyball player.
Chaplin and Tyteca combine to one-hit Idaho State en route to USU win, 2-0.
2011(Jr.): Played in 43 games and started 36... Registered .248 batting average and a .336 slugging percentage... Hit three home runs... Finished with 11 RBI... Had a pinch-hit two-run, home run against border foe Idaho State (April 20) that secured the 3-0 win for the Aggies... Had a .926 fielding average... Saw the majority of her time at second-base... Recipient of the Joe E. and Elma Whiteside Scholar-Athlete Award.
Previous School: Started all 45 games at Cerritos Community College, where she was teammates will fellow Aggie newcomer, Ashley Ventura... Was second on the team with 12 home runs while ranking third in average, hitting .400... Logged 46 hits and scored 41 runs... Earned second-team all-South Coast Conference honors... Was also a first-team all-state and all-SCC selection as a freshman.
High School: Hit .435 in freshman season at Richard Gahr High School... Earned second-team all-league honors as a freshman before becoming a three-time first-team all-San Gabriel Valley League selection from 2006-08... Earned first-team all-area accolades as a sophomore and junior and was all-area MVP as a freshman and senior... Helped her team win two league championships... Posted a .735 batting average for career.
Personal: Born May 29, 1990... Daughter of Zeke and Patsy Marquez... Has two brothers, Robert and Paul... Majoring in speech communication.