Football leads way with 18 players on the Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
UNLV earns a 1-1 double-overtime tie against Northern Colorado in Boulder.
UNLV begins the season on Aug. 23 at UC Riverside.
UNLV with the second-highest total in the Mountain West.
Grade point average data shows progress being made, large number of student-athletes honored by the Mountain West for academic achievements.
(2012 - Junior): Appeared in all 20 games with 19 starts while leading the attack for the Rebels from the midfield ... Earned her first career all-conference honor, named First Team All-Mountain West ... Scored one goal on the year, against Sacramento State (Sept. 7), and added an assist in the win over Oklahoma (Aug. 31) for a total of three points ... Selected to CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team.
(2011 - Sophomore): In her first year as a starter, tied for the team lead in assists with five ... That also tied her for fifth in the Mountain West ... Twice posted two-assist games, against Nevada Reno (Sept. 4) and at home against Hawaii (Sept. 18) ... Played in all 21 games with 17 starts ... Named CoSIDA Academic All-District Second Team.
(2010 - Freshman): Played in 19 games off the bench, and made two starts ... Attempted nine shots on the season.
High School: Helped Kamehameha Schools to three straight conference championships, two state championships and a state runner-up finish ... Earned first team all-state honors, state all-tournament team honors twice, and was an honorable mention all-state player as a freshman.
Club: Member of the 2006 and 2009 `91 ODP Region IV team ... Also played for HSC Bulls, four-time state cup champs and 2008 Surf Cup champions.
Personal: Personal: Courtney-Rae Pomaikaiokalani Botelho ... Born on Oct. 21, 1991, in Mililani, Hawaii ... Daughter of Raymond and Rhonda Botelho ... Has one brother, Hoku (18) ... Majoring in kinesiology.
Botelho's Career Honors & Awards 2012 All-Mountain West (1st team) 2012 CoSIDA Academic All-District (1st team) 2011 CoSIDA Academic All-District (2nd team)