Muscle Milk Athletes of the Week
April 22, 2014
Finnegan, a junior pitcher for the baseball team, struck out 11 batters in 8.0 scoreless innings in Thursday's 3-0 victory over No. 4 Texas, bringing his season total to a career-high 95. The Fort Worth native is currently two punch outs off the national lead of 97 from Cal Poly's Matt Imhof.
The Horned Frogs will carry a four-game winning streak into a non-conference tilt against No. 23 Texas Tech on Tuesday night in Abilene.
Smith, a junior on the track and field team, posted a double-double for the second time in two weeks with wins in the women's discus and shot put on Saturday at the Michael Johnson Invitational in Waco. The Olathe, Kan., product won the shot put with a throw of 50-09.50 and the discus with a mark of 180.2010.
The Frogs are back in action April 24-26 at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa.