Sports Information Earns Awards
July 25, 2002
LAS VEGAS - Three members of the UNLV athletics department earned regional and national awards for their work on 2001-02 publications as all winners were announced at the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) annual convention in Rochester, N.Y.
Assistant sports information director Marlene Navor's men's and women's soccer guide earned first in the nation in the category of multiple-sport guides while associate director Mark Wallington's men's and women's tennis guide finished second in the nation in the same category. The Rebel soccer guide also earned the title of Best in Nation for its cover, which was designed by UNLV graphic artist Paul Palmer.
Navor's women's basketball guide earned second in the district while the cover for that publication, also designed by Palmer, earned another Best in Nation nod. Also, Palmer's men's and women's soccer poster was tabbed first in the district and seventh in the nation for all sports.