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Mike Mota
Mike Mota

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Chaparral HS

Height:
6-2

Position:
Defender

Experience:
3L


05/17/2013

Rebels Ready For Sunday's Graduation

Student-Athletes to be well represented in UNLV's 50th Commencement Ceremony.

01/14/2013

Three Named MPSF All-Academic

Ryan Roberton makes repeat appearance.

11/07/2012

Three Earn All-Conference Nods

Bernal named First-Team All-MPSF for second straight year.

11/01/2012

Regular Season Ends Friday

Rebels host CSU Bakersfield on Senior Night.

10/26/2012

Mota Is Gold For Rebels

Mike Mota scores last two goals of game to rally UNLV to 3-2 overtime upset of first place Air Force.

(2011 - Junior): One of three players, and the only defender and start all 17 games of the season ... Notched one goal, at Cal State Northridge in a 2-1 overtime win (Sept. 1) ... Also assisted on the game-winning goal in that contest ... Finished with three points on the season.

(2010 - Sophomore): Played and started in all 19 games, one of four players to do so ... Scored his first career goal, the game-winner in UNLV's 1-0 upset win at Denver (Oct. 17) ... Also posted the first two assists of his career, and ended the year with four points ... Earned All-MPSF Honorable Mention recognition.

(2009 - Freshman): Played in seven games in his first year as a Rebel ... Made six starts.

High School: Played as a freshman, sophomore and senior for the Cowboys, as both a center back and forward ... Team reached the first round of the state playoffs his freshman year, and the state semifinals the following season.

Club: Member of Neusport in Las Vegas for four years as a center back ... Helped the team to four straight state championship titles, and to the title in the First Nomads tournament in 2005.

Personal: Mike Mota ... Born on June 26, 1990, in Providence, R.I. ... Son of Luis and Antonieta Mota ... Has two brothers, Jose Luis (23) and Kevin (17), and one sister, Lupita (8) ... Majoring in recreation.

Mota's Career Honors & Awards
2010 Honorable Mention All-MPSF

MOTA's CAREER STATISTICS Year G-GS Shots Goals Assists Points 2009 7-6 0 0 0 0 2010 19-19 10 1 2 4 2011 17-17 16 1 1 3 Totals 43-42 26 2 3 7

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