A Cumulative 3.75 GPA Is Required To Earn Medal
Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.
Miners Boasted A Team GPA Of 3.12
Tess Hall, Tori Martyn & Azia Nicholson Recognized
Azia Nicholson, Tess Hall & Tori Martyn Garner C-USA Accolades
Photo Gallery By Michael P. Reese
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MINER NOTE: All C-USA Third Team; C-USA Offensive Player of the Week (9/26/12);Three-time C-USA Academic Medal Winner (2010, 2011 & 2012);t6th at UTEP for career assists (18).
2011 (JUNIOR): Missed six games to injury but still produced at a high level to secure All-Conference USA third-team honors ... compiled 17 points in 17 games played, with the 1.0 ppg pacing the team and ranking tied for fourth in the league ... notched a team-high-tying five assists, including four C-USA play ... tied for second for helpers (four) in C-USA only games while sharing sixth overall ... named C-USA Co-Offensive Player of the Week after netting game winner on a PK against Marshall (9/23/11) and posting two assists-including match winner- against East Carolina (9/25/11) ... scored both goals in season-opening win against New Mexico State (8/19/11) ... also had a four-point game (one goal, two assists) against Houston (10/7/11) ... set up Brittany Kindzierski's goal which forced overtime in the C-USA Championship contest at No. 4/6 Memphis (11/5/11) ... voted to C-USA All-Academic second team ... earned a C-USA Academic Medal (min. 3.75 GPA).
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Key cog who tied for team led in assists (seven) while checking in third in points (15) and tied for fourth in goals (four) ... tied for second in Conference USA for assists ... tallied 13 of her 15 points on the year during a five-match stretch midway through the season ... registered a hat trick against Lamar (9/17) ... dished out a pair of assists in victories against Alabama A&M (9/19) and at Colorado College (10/29) ... set up Jade Babcock's match-winning goal against UAB (9/24) ... scored game-winning goal against North Dakota (9/11) and the Cardinals ... recipient of C-USA Academic medal (min. 3.75 GPA).
2009 (FRESHMAN): Stormed onto the scene as a dominant force in the midfield ... served as primary server for all set pieces and corner kicks ... racked up six assists to place second on the squad and rank seventh in Conference USA ... four of the helpers were match decidors ... played in 19 matches, including 17 starts, while earning 65 mpg ... dished out a career-best two helpers at Texas State (9//20) ... set up Katie Dorman's strike in the 79th minute with a service off a corner kick in a 1-0 triumph at Southern Miss (10/11) ... twice played all 90 minutes ... recipient of C-USA Academic medal (min. 3.75 GPA).
PRIOR TO UTEP: Four-year starter for Orange Lutheran High School ... paced the team in goals every season ... named the Offensive Player of the Year as a sophomore and received prestigious Coaches' Award as a junior ... selected to the Division III Empire League First Team after leading OLHS to 2006 CIF Championship ... awarded with First-Team All-CIF accolades when school was promoted to Division I ... initial player at school to receive distinction ... member of GU18 OC Premier Strikers, where she divides time as starter between center mid and forward ... instrumental member of unit in 2007 which won the US Club Soccer Region F Super Group Championship .
PERSONAL: Full name is Tess Annakatrin Hall ... a pre-physical therapy major ... daughter of Ron and Wendi Hall ... has one brother, Charlie ... boasted a 4.0 GPA and was a member of the National Honor Society ... tabbed a Scholar-Athlete and chosen to the High Honor Roll every semester ... enjoys surfing, cooking or hanging out with her friends in her spare time ... joined her first soccer team at the age of three and credits coach Cleon Jones ... born 10/30/91 (Orange, Calif.).