Three-year head diving coach saw big improvements over his career with the Rebels.
Ota, Kruszewski, Jackson round out Loorz's first UNLV coaching staff.
UNLV has 12 on the MW All-Scholar Team as well.
Rebel earns fourth-ever top-eight finish at the US Olympic Trials for UNLV.
Becomes second-ever Rebel to reach the finals at the U.S. Olympic Trials.
Virva, Foley and Tarazona will all swim on Friday in their bid for an Olympic Team berth.
Julia Fehervari as a three-time honoree and Lucas James with a repeat selection highlights the Rebels on this year's academic squad.
Rebels place four newcomers on the team one year after seeing two earn the honor.
Both UNLV squads post over a 3.0 team GPA for the spring semester.
Rising senior is one of 200 student-athletes to be invited to NCAA headquarters for the event.