UNLV will make its first NCAA tournament appearance since 2006 after claiming the Mountain West Conference Tournament title on penalty kicks.
UNLV women’s soccer scores three unanswered goals in the second half to beat Utah State at home.
(2015-Junior): Played in 13 games with four starts…Assisted on a goal in a 4-3 win against Utah Valley (Sept. 4) and two goals in a 3-0 win against Utah State (Oct. 11)…Played two of three shots on goal.
(2014 - Sophomore): Played in seven games and started five. (2013 - Freshman): Appeared in seven games and made a pair of starts. High School: Played at both midfield and defender for the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy ... Team was a combined 45-4-5 during her sophomore and juniors years ... Earned a league championship and the CIF Southern Division 1 title as well as an appearance in the regional state final her sophomore season in 2011 ... Received the team's Coaches' Award in 2012 ... Team captain as a senior.
Club: Played for Tustin United for six years ... Team has been ranked as high as 11th in the region and 32nd in the nation ... Helped the squad to a league cup title and to the Cal South State Cup finals as well.
Personal: Kendall Leigh Sandoval ... Born on Feb. 14, 1995 in La Cañada, Calif. ... Daughter of Heidi and Tim Sandoval ... Has one sister, McKenna (17) ... Majoring in business.