Sacramento State Student-Athlete of the Week (Jan. 21-27)
Senior Emilia Del Hoyo was named the Sacramento State Student-Athlete of the Week following her performance in the pentathlon at the UW Invitational.
Competing in the pentathlon at Washington, Emilia Del Hoyo finished fifth overall and scored a career best 3,717 points over the five events. The senior's total moved her to third in program history and the 12th best in NCAA Div. I this year. Del Hoyo started the day by running 8.86 in the 60-hurdles. She then moved to the field events where she tied her career best by clearing 5-03.25 in the high jump. After a long jump of 18-00.25 and a shot put of 35-05.25, Del Hoyo closed the meet with a personal best of 2:25.38 in the 800.
Through two weeks of the season, the native of Manresa, Spain, currently ranks among the top five in three Big Sky events. Along with ranking third in the pentathlon, her time of 8.78 in the 60-hurdles at the Ed Jacoby Invitational places her third in the league and is just .03 seconds off the fastest mark. She is fifth in the long jump with a best of 19-00.00 also set at the Ed Jacoby Invitational.
2018-19 Sacramento State Student-Athletes of the Week
Week 16: Kennedy Nicholas, Women's Basketball
Week 15: Marcus Graves, Men's Basketball
Week 14: Kennedy Nicholas, Women's Basketball
Week 13: Hannah Friend, Women's Basketball
Week 12: Marcus Graves, Men's Basketball
Week 11: Joe Fowler, Men's Golf
Week 10: Andres Sandoval, Men's Cross Country
Week 9: Cianna Andrews, Volleyball
Week 8: Mikaela Nocetti, Volleyball
Week 7: Nishtha Madan, Women's Golf
Week 6: Ashtin Olin, Volleyball
Week 5: Skylar Littlefield, Women's Soccer
Week 4: Immanuel Anderson, Football
Week 3: Mikaela Nocetti, Volleyball
Week 2: Amy Quinones, Women's Cross Country
Week 1: Dominic Scotti, Men’s Soccer