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Blankenship Named Second Team All-WAC
Wilmore eagles No. 13
Forgan leads way with 73
Cody Blankenship talks about the team's second day at the 2012 WAC Championships
2011-12: Named second team all-Western Athletic Conference ... Earned Academic All-WAC honors ... Competed in eight of the 11 tournaments during the season ... Registered a 73.9 scoring average during the year, second best on the team ... Nine of his 24 rounds were even par or better ... Recorded five Top 20 finishes during the season, including a pair of Top 10 finishes ... Tied for sixth at the Argent Financial Classic (71-71-72=214) ... Tied for ninth at the Squire Creek Intercollegiate (73-71-72=216) ... Tied for 18th at both the Border Olympics (73-77-73=223) and the Memphis Intercollegiate (76-75-76=227) ... Tied for 19th at the Rice Intercollegiate (72-72-75=219) ...
2010-11: Played in two tournaments during the season missing the majority of the year with an injury ... Helped lead Tech to two team titles during the season as the Bulldogs captured the Squire Creek Invitational and the Jim West Intercollegiate ... Saw action in the Squire Creek Invitational and the David Toms Intercollegiate ... Recorded a 73.16 scoring average in those two events ... Tied for 6th overall at the Squire Creek Invitational (77-73-70=220) ... Shot three straight rounds of 73 at the David Toms Intercollegiate to tie for 37th ...
2009-10: Played in five of the 11 tournaments during the year for LA Tech ... Recorded a 78.07 scoring averaging ... His best round was a 73 at the David Toms Intercollegiate hosted by LSU ... His best finish was 40th at the Bulldog Classic hosted by LA Tech at Squire Creek ...
Junior College: Lettered two years at Tyler Junior College in Texas ... Won three tournaments including the 2008 Texas State Championships ... Recorded the lowest scoring average on the team both years ... Ended his junior college career with a 73.67 average ... Helped lead Tyler to six team titles, including the 2008 NJCAA National Championship ...
High School: Lettered four years for Coach Billy Watkins at Rockwall High School in Texas ... Helped lead the Yellow Jackets to the 2005 and 2007 district team titles ... Advanced to the state tournament in 2005 ... Three-time first team all-district ... Two-time first team all-region ... Named team MVP as a junior and senior ... Won district medalist as a senior ...
Personal: Full name is Cody Daniel Blankenship ... Son of Karen Sterry ... Has one brother, Chad, and one sister, Jordan ... Born Sept. 19, 1988 in Rockwall, Texas. l, Texas.