UNLV scores three first-half goals to earn a 4-1 victory over Fresno State and first Mountain West win.
The Rebels will face San Jose State on Friday night and Fresno State on Sunday afternoon in first weekend of Mountain West play.
The Rebels are moving into a larger locker room and are inviting donations to help make the space their own.
UNLV scores three spectacular goals and holds off a late rally by CSU Bakersfield to move to 6-2.
UNLV will recognize former players at halftime of Friday and Sunday's home games.
(2014-Junior): Sat out the season after suffering a knee injury in the 2014 spring season.
(2013-Sophomore): Second straight season in double-figure points with 10 thanks to two goals and six assists ... Her six assists ranked her third in the Mountain West and second on the team ... Notched the game-winner in a 3-1 victory over Air Force (Oct. 25), while her assists led to the winning score against UC Riverside (Aug. 23), Sacramento State (Sept. 6) and Wyoming (Oct. 27) ... One of six players to appear in all 21 contests, and made 20 starts, tied for third best on the team.
(2012-Freshman): Turned in an outstanding first season as a Rebel, finishing third on the team in points with 11 off four goals and three assists ... That tied for the third highest point total ever by a UNLV freshman ... First career goal came in UNLV's 2-1 overtime upset of Oklahoma (Aug. 31) ... Scored once in UNLV's 1-1 tie at Boise State (Oct. 21), and added the game-winner in a 1-0 win at Fresno State (Oct. 27) ... Assisted on the golden goal in the 2-1 win over Florida Atlantic (Sept. 2) ... The only true freshman to appear in all 20 games, and made 16 starts as well.
High School: Four-year starter for Clark HS ... Named first team all-state and all-district after scoring 23 goals her freshman year ... Also added 16 assists, and both totals ranked in the top 20 all-time season lists in state history ... Earned All-Southwest League honors as a senior.
Club: Played for Neusport FC in Las Vegas, state champions in 2008 and 2010.
Personal: Azucena Bernal ... Born on Oct. 23, 1993, in Morelia, Mexico ... Daughter of Salvador Bernal and Rosa Flores ...Has one brother, Salvador (23), a former UNLV men's player now on the Toronto FC MLS squad ... Majoring in public administration.