Women’s swimming & diving and baseball boast double-digit representatives.
UNLV Baseball’s Ernie De La Trinidad and Cody Howard knocked in two RBI apiece in regular-season finale against San Jose State.
UNLV Baseball’s Justin Jones goes 4-for-4 with four RBI, while three others score three runs apiece in 12-4, come-from-behind win Friday.
UNLV Baseball’s Cooper Esmay scores twice, hits two-run home run in Thursday’s loss to San Jose State.
UNLV Baseball welcomes the Spartans to town for Mountain West series Thursday through Saturday
2016: Named to the Mountain West All-Tournament Team ... Started 46 of 52 contests played in with 37 in center field, two in right field and one in left field ... Batted .276 with 45 hits, 10 of which went for extra bases (nine doubles and one triple) ... Knocked in 17 RBI and scored 22 runs ... Had a .344 slugging percentage and a .350 on-base percentage ... Had 10 multiple-hit games, which included a season-high four hits against San Diego State (May 26) ... Had three multiple-RBI games, which included a season-high two on three occasions: at New Mexico (April 3), at Arizona State (April 19) and against Fresno State (May 15) ... Owned three hitting streaks of at least five games ... The first streak began against Ohio State (March 13), lasted six games, and produced a .412 batting average, seven hits, two RBI and four runs ... The second streak began against San Diego (April 11), lasted five games, and produced a .444 batting average, eight hits, four RBI and four runs ... The third streak began against New Mexico (May 8), lasted six games, and produced a .348 batting average, eight hits, three RBI and three runs ... Had two game-winning hits/RBI: a sac fly at Grand Canyon (April 4) and a one-run single against Air Force (April 16) ... Scored the game-winning run twice ... Walked 14 times ... Stole two bases in six attempts.
2015 Started two of 10 contests played in with both in left field ... Batted .200 with two hits ... Scored two runs ... Had hits against Ohio State (April 12) and Long Beach State (May 5) ... Scored runs against Ohio State (April 12) and Long Beach State (May 5) ... Walked twice, both against Air Force (May 21).
2014: Suffered a season-ending injury in a preseason practice ... Granted a medical redshirt.
2013 Summer: Played for the Shelter Island Bucks of the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League with UNLV teammate Justin Jones ... Played in the HCBL All-Star game ... Played in a team-high 39 of 40 games for the Bucks and hit .272 ... Tied for a team-high three home runs, ranked second with 19 RBI, ranked third with 13 stolen bases and ranked second with 24 runs scored.
2013: Played in 40 games and made 17 starts as a true freshman for the Rebels ... Hit .216 with six RBIs and recorded six stolen bases ... Finished 4-for-6 with one RBI and one run scored at Air Force on May 18 ... Scored a season-high three runs against UC Riverside on April 30
High School: A 2012 graduate of Coronado High School in Henderson, Nev. ... A two-year letterwinner under Dave Padilla ... Was named to the All-Region First Team, All-Southern Nevada team and the All-State Second Team as a senior ... Also named the team's MVP as a senior ... Earned the "Big Stick Award" (team's best hitter) as a junior ... Hit for a .420 career average in high school with 14 total home runs and 35 doubles ... Helped the Cougars to a Sunrise Regional championship and to the state championship game as a senior ... Was high school teammates of fellow Rebel Kenny Oakley.
Personal: Cody John Howard was born May 24, 1994 in Henderson, Nev. ... The son of Kathy and John ... Has two sisters, Kassidy and Lauren ... Majoring in business administration.