Senior is one of five finalists for the national award.
UNLV Baseball's Kyle Isbel and Bryson Stott earned All-Mountain West First Team recognition; Nick Ames, Bryan Menendez, Nick Rodriguez and Alan Strong tabbed to Second Team.
Junior drops three-setter to end her season in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
UNLV will play eight of its first 10 games away from Las Vegas.
Rebel junior advances to Thursday's Round of 32 in North Carolina.
Rebel senior was first men's player to earn spot in event in seven years.
UNLV Track & Field will have entrants in the 100m, 800m, shot put and long jump on day one of qualifying meet.
Every Rebel program meets NCAA's standard for 10th consecutive year.
UNLV Baseball, the No. 4 seed, and the Wolf Pack, the No. 1 seed, kick off MW Tournament play at 1:30 pm Thursday.
Rebel junior is UNLV's first winner of ITA regional Cissie Leary Leadership Award.