Rebel men named No. 1 Mid-Major Team.
Rebels tie for 29th place, Balint Batka claims 14th in the 200 fly.
Junior finishes 15th in the nation in the 100 breast, Rebels are 28th after the second day.
UNLV finishes 12th in the 400 medley relay at the national championships, stand in 25th after the first day.
Six women, eight men will be swimming at the national meet with the women's starting this week.
2012-13 (Freshman): Won the MPSF 50 free title in his freshman season with a time of 19.92 ... Also set the league record with a 19.91 on his relay split when he lead off the second-place 200 free relay .... Placed sixth in the 100 fly (47.97) and won the consolation heat of the 100 free with a ninth-place mark of 44.99 ... Was the free leg on the new league-record 200 medley relay squad, and swam on the second-place 400 free relay ... Led off the 18th-place 200 free relay at the NCAA Championships, and was on the 19th place 400 free relay.
High School: Two-time High School All-American in the 50 free and 100 fly, and won both events at the league championship his senior season ... Set the school record in the 50 free and the 100 fly.
Club: Swam for Penguin Swim team from 2006-12, and competed in the Junior Nationals in 2011 and 2012 ... Competed with the Nevada Union Miners mountain biking club from 2009-10, and placed 13th in the state in 2009.
Personal: Dillon Randall Virva ... Born on Dec. 27, 1993, in Nevada City, Calif. ... Son of Diane Virva ... Has one brother, Kyle (24), who swam for the Rebels from 2007-11 ... Majoring in biology.
Virva's Personal Bests 50 Free 19.91 100 free 44.77 100 Fly 47.92