UNLV men's tennis junior Richard Solberg earns honor after going 4-0 over the weekend to lead the Rebels to a pair of Mountain West victories.
UNLV Athletics has had a minimum of 43 representatives boast a 3.5 or better cumulative GPA for 10 straight years.
Women's swimming & diving and baseball boast double-digit representatives.
Track & Field senior Kaysee Pilgrim earns Outstanding Rebel of the Week honors after posting an outdoor program record in the high jump last weekend.
Track & Field junior Najia Hudspeth earns Outstanding Rebel of the Week honors after taking first in all four events she competed in at the Fresno State Bulldog Invite last weekend.
UNLV: In his third year with the Rebels ... Has played in 78 rounds with a career scoring average of 72.18 (fifth in program history) ... Has recorded 15 top-20 finishes, 11 top-10s and four top-5s ... Has shot par or better in 43 rounds.
2016-17: Earned Dean's List honors for both fall of 2016 and spring of 2017 ... Named to the Academic All-Mountain West team for the second straight year ... Also earned the league's Scholar-Athlete Award ... Named to the All-MW team ... Member of the European Arnold Palmer Cup team ... Also selected to the England men's golf squad ... Played in 15 tournaments, totalling 43 rounds ... His scoring average of 71.63 ranked third on the team and 14th in program history ... Recorded 10 top-20 finishes, seven top-10s and three top-5s ... Shot par or better in 27 rounds and in the 60s on 10 occasions ... He finished second twice (National Invitational Tournament, The Goodwin) and third once (John Burns Intercollegiate) ... His low round was 65 at the John Burns, which ranks as tied for the 24th-lowest in program history ... His low 54-hole total was 203 at the NIT (tied for 18th-lowest in UNLV history) ... Earned the MW Golfer of the Week award twice (Feb. 22, Apr. 4) and was also named Outstanding Rebel of the Week (Mar. 8) ... Tied for seventh at The Open Local Final Qualifying at Royal Cinque Ports (missed playoff by one stroke).
2015-16: Named the Mountain West Freshman of the Year for men's golf ... Also a member of the All-MW team ... Earned Academic All-MW honors ... Played in 12 tournaments, totalling 35 rounds ... Ranked fourth on the team in scoring average at 72.86 ... Recorded five top-20 finishes, four top-10s and one top-5 ... Had 16 rounds at par or better ... His top finish was a tie for fourth at the LMU Invitational ... Recorded a 66 for his low round of the year at the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational ... Had four other rounds in the 60s ... Finished eighth at the MW Championship ... Finished third in the British Amateur Qualifier and reached the round of 16 in match play ... Was the South West U21 Champion.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2015 graduate of Truro College (high school) in Cornwall, England ... Was a member of the England U18 Boys International Team that won the Home Internationals ... He was responsible for the point that ensured England's victory in the event ... He was also England's Under 16 team captain ... Was the No. 1 player on Cornwall's men's team that won the English Men's County Championship ... Was also one of a team of six to represent England in the European Boys Team Championship in Finland in 2015 ... He finished in a tie for 16th out of 96 golfers ... Made the cut at the 2015 British Amateur ... In 2012, he was the youngest player ever to be selected to play on that team (age 14) ... As an individual, he won the 2014 Welsh Open Youth Championship with a score of 17-under par ... Placed fifth in stroke play in the Carris Trophy, which is a top U18 event in Europe ... He also represented England in the Irish Boys Open and the Sir Henry Cooper Junior Masters, finishing eighth ... Also played badminton, hockey and table tennis.
PERSONAL: Harry Philip Bowden Hall was born Aug. 6, 1997 in Truro, England ... Majoring in sociology ... The son of Philip and Anne Hall ... Enjoys playing badminton as a hobby ... Has two sisters: Rachel (34) and Georgia (23), and a brother: Matthew (32) ... Comes from the same area in England as UNLV assistant coach Philip Rowe.