Denali Murnan
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Denali Murnan

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Arvada, Colo.

High School:
Ralston Valley HS

Height:
5-11

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L

03/01/2014

Lady Rebels Double-Up Falcons 87-43

UNLV's 44-point win margin largest-ever in Mountain West play.

08/13/2013

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ABOUT DENALI...

Two-sport athlete, joined the team in the middle of the 2012-13 season from the women's soccer team and will play both this season ... Great work ethic and a very active defender, no hesitation to dive on the floor for the ball and will do anything for her teammates.

(2012-13 - Sophomore): Joined the team in Feburary, and appeared in two contests in the final two weeks of the season ... Scored her first career point on a free throw at Boise State (3/6).

UNLV SOCCER HIGHLIGHTS

(2012 - Sophomore):
Appeared in 17 games with 13 starts ... Missed three games after suffering a concussion early in the season ... Finished fourth on the team in scoring with eight points off four goals ... Posted two game-winners on the year, against Idaho in a 1-0 win on Sept. 23, and at Air Force in a 1-0 win on Oct. 5.

(2011 - Freshman): Started 17 games, most of the freshman class, and appeared in all 21 games up front ... Finished in a tie for fourth on the team in scoring with seven points, off three goals and an assist ... Her three goals tied her for second on the team as well.

High School:

Earned three straight first-team all-conference nods for the basketball team, and led the squad to the final eight in the state tournament in 2010-11 ... Named Jeffco Player of the Year and played in the Colorado All-State basketball game ... Two-time first-team all-conference selection in soccer, and helped the Mustangs to the state playoffs three times, including a second-round appearance her senior season.

Personal:

Denali Marie Murnan ... Born on June 12, 1993, in Anchorage, Alaska ... Daughter of John and Susan Murnan ... Has two sisters, Chelsea (22) and Mackenzie (15) ... Father played soccer at Colorado State (1982-86), while her uncle, Mark Murnan, was a member of the Montana State football squad ... Has a cousin, Pierce Hornung, who is a senior on the Colorado State men's basketball team ... Undecided on a major.

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