Sophie Cortes scored two goals to lead UNLV to a 3-1 victory over Southern Utah in a nonconference women’s soccer match Sunday at Johann Memorial Field.
Freshman Mariena Hayden had 14 kills and 12 digs to help UNLV rally to a 3-1 win over Eastern Washington to wrap up the season-opening UNLV Invitational volleyball tournament Saturday.
UNLV announced contract extensions for six coaches Friday, including one for women’s basketball coach Kathy Olivier through the 2020-21 season.
The UNLV men’s soccer team opened it season with a 3-2 double-overtime win at No. 15-ranked Portland, and the UNLV women’s soccer team worked two overtimes to top Utah Valley 2-1.
The former Coronado standout joined the Rebels as a senior transfer this summer after the team’s starting setter transferred.
Danny Musovski, a senior forward from Henderson, has been named to the MAC Hermann Watch List for the second straight year. He is the first UNLV soccer player to be so honored.
UNLV’s football program has made recruiting in Arizona a priority and experienced success in plucking players from that state.
UNLV hired Texas-Arlington coach Kristie Fox on Thursday as its softball coach. She replaces Lisa Dodd, who resigned in June after five seasons as coach.
Speaking publicly for the first time since being fired as UNLV’s baseball coach in December 2015, Chambers is now fueled by a different kind of addiction.
UNLV officials have opted not to comment since unveiling the university’s new sports logo Wednesday, an apparent attempt to hope the initial furor by Rebels supporters dies down.