University of Utah third baseman Mike Edwards has been named Coors-WAC Spring Athlete of the Week for the week of April 22-28. Edwards, who is the WAC leader in batting average, RBIs, home runs and slugging percentage, helped lead the Utes to a 3-1 record last week in victories over BYU and Air Force.

In the four games, Edwards hit .714 (10-14) with three home runs including a grand slam home run, 11 RBIs and a slugging percentage of 1.357. He also scored seven runs and stole four bases in six attempts.