Lone senior Will Kreitler looks to anchor the offensive line for the Rebels this season.
UNLV: A highly touted, athletic local offensive lineman who saw immediate playing time as a rookie … Listed No. 2 at right guard heading into fall … One of 11 Rebels named 2016 Academic All-Mountain West.
2016: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in four games, including making his collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Jackson State.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Bishop Gorman HS where he was a member of the prep powerhouse Gaels program under coach Tony Sanchez and then Kenny Sanchez ... Rated as a three-star prospect by Rivals and 247Sports ... Ranked the No. 5 overall player in the state of Nevada by ESPN and the No. 104 OG in the nation by 247Sports ... Joined prep teammate Jaron Caldwell in becoming the earliest commits in program history when they pledged their services to UNLV in February 2015 … Helped pave the way for a Gaels rushing attack that averaged 9.51 yards per carry as the team rushed for 4,307 yards in 2015 ... Did not lose a game as a member of the varsity squad (30-0 in two seasons) and was part of back-to-back teams that were named national champions by USA TODAY ... Earned first team all-state honors as a senior ... Represented the United States and was a starter on the O-line in the 2016 International Bowl in Arlington, Texas, on Feb. 1, 2016 ... Helped the USA defeat Canada 33-0 at AT&T Stadium.
PERSONAL: Julio Garcia II is the son of Monica and Julio Garcia Sr. … Majoring in hospitality management.