School record swim in the 400 free relay clinches top-20 finish for UNLV.
Rebels stand in 18th place at NCAA Championships with one day left.
UNLV stands in 13th place after three top-15 swims, including school-record sixth place relay.
UNLV claims WAC Championship, ninth overall conference title in the last 10 years.
UNLV wins three events, increase lead to 39 points at WAC Championships.
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