A slow start by the Spartans led to a big first-half lead for China.
This year's total of Spartan award winners equals 2015 and 2016 combined.
Six Spartans are repeat award winners.
The SAMMYS were handed out for academic, athletics and community service excellence.
For the third year in a row, a record-number of student-athletes are being honored for superior academic performance.
AT SAN JOSE STATE: In her second season with the Spartans.
2016: Played in 22 matches... Team was 3-0 in matches in which she scored... Had a season-high three goals in the 28-8 win over Redlands in the UCLA Bruin Invitational (4/3)... Also scored in the win over Cal State Monterey Bay (1/17) and Pomona Pitzer (4/3).
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered in water polo (Coach Ben Douglas) and swimming at Pioneer High in San Jose, Calif. ... 2014-15 KAI Sports honorable mention All-American... Second-team All-Central Coast Section and first-team All-Blossom Valley Athletic League pick in water polo as a senior... Named the school's 2015 Female Athlete of the Year.
MORE ON MICHELLE: A justice studies major... She is a native of San Jose, Calif.