Hastings, Lemke Named Pac-10 Conference Medalists
Pair of Sun Devils regarded among the Pac-10's top student-athletes
June 14, 2007
WALNUT CREEK, Calif -
A Conference Medal is awarded annually to each member institution's senior male and female student-athlete based on the exhibition of the greatest combination of performance in scholarship, academics and leadership.
Hastings, a member of ASU's cross country and indoor and outdoor track and field teams, earned All-America honors after placing fourth in the 10,000m run at the 2007 NCAA Championships and was a key member of ASU's National Champion Indoor and Outdoor Women's Track and Field teams. At the outdoor championships,
Lemke, one of the top men's golfers in Sun Devil history, earned PING Division I Men's All-America honors by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Lemke earned 2007 Pac-10 co-Player of the Year and finished the year with a 70.03 stroke average, third-best in school history behind Paul Casey in 1999-2000 (69.87) and Phil Mickelson in 1991-92 (69.95). He posted eight top-five finishes on the year and 14 top-10 finishes in his 48-tournament career (72.10 stroke average). He earned third-team All-America honors last year and honorable mention in 2005.
Amy Hastings was an integral member of ASU's track and field and cross country teams, and was named a Conference Medalist Thursday.