- Rising sophomore Cullen Plousha has become the second CSU player to earn a spot in the 2018 U.S. Amateur with his runner-up finish at the local qualifier at the Country Club of Rancho Bernardo, July 16. Plousha was one of three players from the qualifying event to garner a place in the event at famed Pebble Beach Golf Club in Monterrey, Calif., Aug. 13-19, joining fellow Ram and rising junior A.J. Ott in the field.
- Martin Truex Jr., who has won three of the last six races and a NASCAR Cup Series high of 16 since the start of the 2016 season, said a victory at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday would carry more personal importance than any of his wins to date.