Mariena Hayden had 14 kills and Elsa Descamps eight blocks to lead UNLV to a 3-0 sweep over UC Irvine in the first round of the National Invitational Volleyball Championship on Thursday at Cox Pavilion.
UNLV sophomore outside hitter Mariena Hayden was selected to the Mountain West’s all-conference volleyball team, and freshman middle blocker Kate Brennan gained honorable mention.
Freshman point guard Taylor Sutton scored 22 points to lead Middle Tennessee State to a 66-62 win over UNLV in the Lady Rebel Round-Up title game Sunday at Cox Pavilion.
The gap between the Power Five and Group of Five conferences continues to grow. It leaves schools such as UNLV in a difficult spot.
UNLV senior Harry Hall shot even-par 71 in the final round Tuesday to finish in a tie for ninth place at the Sun Bowl Marathon All-America Golf Classic at El Paso Country Club.
UNLV senior Harry Hall is tied for sixth place, five strokes out of the lead, after two rounds of the three-round Sun Bowl Marathon All-America Golf Classic in El Paso, Texas.
Kirstie Hillyer had 16 kills and Katie Oleksak 37 assists to lead Colorado State to a 3-0 victory over UNLV in a Mountain West volleyball match Thursday in Fort Collins, Colorado.
UNLV senior Aiwen Zhu downed Iowa’s Samantha Mannix 6-2, 6-2 to win the Flight One singles title in the Rebel Invitational on Sunday at Fertitta Tennis Complex.
UNLV senior Aiwen Zhu advanced to the Flight One singles championship and teamed with junior En-Pei Huang to move to the Flight One doubles final in the Rebel Invitational on Saturday.
Aiwen Zhu, En-Pei Huang, Izumi Asano and Samantha Li each won in singles and were part of a doubles victory for the UNLV women’s tennis team Friday as it went 7-1 to open the Rebel Invitational.