50 Fresno State student-athletes were named Academic All-WAC for the spring sports season.
Fresno State is sending 12 more student-athletes to the NCAA Preliminary Round than last year.
Fresno State earned medals in 11 events to end their last WAC Championship.
18 Bulldogs competed in the Invitational Division.
Junior Cameron Parker won both the 100m and 200m open events at the Brutus Hamilton Open & Invitational.
The 2012 Track Commission Awards and Honors Banquet was held at World Sports Cafe in Fresno, Calif. May 17, 2012.
Last updated on June 13, 2012
2012 Outdoor (Junior): Competed in eight meets and five events ... finished 45th at the NCAA Preliminary Round in the 400m dash ... ran anchor leg on Western Athletic Conference Champion 4x400m relay team that finished in a season-best 3:13.32 ... clocked fastest personal 400m time (47.07) at WAC Championships to finish in second ... was anchor on 4x100m relay team that finished second in the WAC Championships with a season-best 40.90 second finish ... led-off the 4x400m relay team that won the Cal Opener on March 3 ... third leg of the 4x400m relay team that won the Cal Poly Dual Meet on March 10..anchor of the 4x100m relay and third leg of the 4x400m relay team that won the Sacramento State Hornet Invitational titles on March 17 ... won the 200m dash in personal record time of 21.92 seconds and led-off the 4x400m relay team that won at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival on April 6 ... won the 400m dash at the Brutus Hamilton Open on April 27 ... second leg of the 4x400m relay team that won at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational on April 28.
2011 Track (Sophomore): Competed in nine meets ... named Academic All-WAC ... took first place in the 400 meter dash with a time of 48.95 on April 22 at Brutus Hamilton ... ran a personal best with a time of 48.26 in the 400 meter dash on April 30 ... recorded a season-best in the 200 meter with a time of 22.58 on April 7.
2010 Track (Freshman): Season-best time in the 400-meter ranked seventh overall in the WAC...clocked a time of 48.82 at the Brutus Hamilton Invite...ran as a leg of the second-place 4x400-meter relay team at WAC Championships who timed a 3:12.62...earned Academic All-WAC honors.
Personal: Born Aug. 29, 1990 in Clovis, Calif. ... parents are Debra and John Walker ... has an older sister, Christen ... enjoys working out, playing video games and going to church ... lists Jeremy Warind as his favorite athlete because he is such a hard worker.
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