The men’s diver set a WAC and UNLV record of 344.80 at the conference championship meet last weekend.
The men’s diver broke a school record last weekend and was named WAC Diver of the Week.
Senior earns his third career weekly honor.
Junior swept both diving events in UNLV's win over Arizona State.
UNLV also places 20 on All-Academic All-MW squad, Rebel men have four named MW Scholar-Athletes.
2013-14 (Sophomore): Posted one of the best meets by a UNLV diver in years at the WAC Championships ... Took fourth on the 3-meter with a score of 305.20 ... Also placed in the top eight on the platform (6th-275.45) and the 1-meter (265.30).
2012-13 (Freshman): Placed 13th on the platform (233.45) during the MPSF championship... Also finished 15th on the 3 meter (246.15), and placed 19th on the 1 meter (234.40).
High School: Was a member of the swimming and diving team at Valhalla High since 2009 ... MVP of the diving team as a junior and senior, and holds the third highest dive score in school history ... Played two years of water polo, was team MVP as a junior.
Club: Competed for San Diego State Divers in 2011 and 2012.
Personal: Lucas Robert James ... Born on May 20, 1994, in San Diego, Calif. ... Son of Harley and Gina James ... Has two brothers, his twin Jacob (19) and an older brother Josh (30) ... Majoring in Biology and minoring in Sociology and Psychology ... Men's Swim & Dive Representative on SAAC at UNLV.
James' Personal Bests 1 meter 275.22 3 meter 312.95 Platform 275.45