VanderMalle Named MW Athlete of the Week
Marisa VanderMalle

April 9, 2013

BOISE, Idaho – Boise State’s Marisa VanderMalle was selected as the Mountain West Women's Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week for meets held April 2-8. This is the first MW weekly honor for VanderMalle and fifth honor for the Broncos this season.

VanderMalle, a Pasco, Wash., native, won the 3000-meter steeplechase at the All-Idaho Cup on April 6. The redshirt sophomore ran a time of 10:31.77, setting a personal record. Her time also marks the second-best time in Boise State history. VanderMalle leads the MW in the event and ranks 36th nationally.

New Mexico redshirt junior Kendall Spencer was named MW Men's Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week.

2013 Mountain West Men's Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week
March 19 - Brian Ford, Sr., Air Force
March 26 - Matt Post, R-Jr., Boise State
April 2 - Cale Simmons, Sr., Air Force
April 9 - Kendall Spencer, R-Jr., New Mexico

2013 Mountain West Women's Outdoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week
March 19 - Deborah Amoah, Sr., Nevada
March 26 - Alyssa Osai, R-Sr., Boise State; Kiah Hicks, So., Colorado State
April 2 - Charlotte Arter, Jr., New Mexico
April 9 - Marisa VanderMalle, R-So., Boise State


Emma Bates and Jordin Andrade earned MW Indoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week honors.

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