Nearly 70 UNLV student-athletes eligible for Spring Commencement.
Cody Roberts and David Szele make a second straight appearance on the conference academic squad.
UNLV wins its eighth conference title in the last nine years after claiming the MPSF title on Saturday night.
UNLV claims MPSF titles in 100 fly, 100 back, 400 IM and 400 medley relay.
UNLV stands in third place after two days.
2013-14 (Junior): Recorded the fourth fourth-place swim of his career, this time in the 200 fly at the WAC Championships in 1:47.79 ... Was sixth in the 500 free, and won the consolation heat to finish ninth in the 400 IM in 3:56.48.
2012-13 (Sophomore): Placed fourth in the 500 free MPSF Championship (4:26.21) ... Also finished eighth in the 200 fly (1:50.2q3), and posted an 11th place swim in the 400 IM (3:58.77).
2011-12 (Freshman): Turned in two top-four finishes at the MPSF Championships ... Placed third in the 500 free in 4:25.52 and fourth in the 200 fly in 1:48.98 ... Also finished 13th in the 400 IM in 3:58.61.
High School: Helped the Bulldogs to a league championship his senior year. Club: Holds several records for Vacaville Swim Club ... Qualified for the Junior Nationals (Long Course) in 2009.
Personal: Joseph T. Riggert ... Born on May 4, 1993, in Vallejo, Calif. ... Son of Dave and the Leanne Riggert ... has one brother, Steven (19) ... grandfather Melvin Riggert played football at Colorado State in 1951-52 ... Majoring in criminal justice.
Riggert's Personal Bests 500 Free 4:23.65 200 Fly 1:47.62 400 IM 3:56.48