Football leads way with 18 players on the Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
Sankey's golden goal with 60 seconds left gave UNLV a 1-0 win at Idaho.
Jordan Magnin's second game-winner of the season gives UNLV a 1-0 overtime win at Sacramento State.
UNLV takes down UC Riverside 3-2, scores winning goal in final nine minutes.
Senior goalkeeper is one of 30 players nationally to make the initial ballot.
(2012 - Junior): Tied the school record with 10 shutouts while earning second team All-MW honors ... Her 0.90 GAA ranked third in the Mountain West, and she added 68 saves and 19 goals allowed in 1895:42 minutes of action ... Named MW Player of the Week on Oct. 8 after a 1-0 shutout of Air Force ... Became first player in team history to be named Academic All-American (CoSIDA 3rd team).
(2011 - Sophomore): Turned in a 0.95 GAA on the season and doubled her season shutouts to six while starting all 21 games in the net ... Posted 76 saves and had a .784 save percentage in 1983:05 minutes of action ... Named MW Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 24 after shutting out Air Force and Wyoming on the road in 200 total minutes of action ... Allowed only six goals over the final nine games of the season.
(2010 - Freshman): Started her first career game the day after turning 17, and stopped nine shots to earn a shutout over UC Riverside, which was good enough for MW Defensive Player of the Week honors on Aug. 23 ... Also posted shutouts in 1-0 wins over Oregon (Sept. 10) and Weber State (Sept. 26) ... Had a season-high eight saves against Oregon ... For the year, ended with 73 saves and a 1.45 GAA in 1737:31 minutes of action.
High School: Starting keeper for Bonanza High as a sophomore, and led them to the division playoffs ... Earned several honors during her sophomore year, including All-Southwest League, All-Sunset Region and All-Southern Nevada honors ... Team captain and team MVP her sophomore year ... Did not play during her freshman, junior and senior years due to her club soccer commitments.
Club: Member of the `93 ODP region IV pool ... Was goalkeeper for Neusport `94 in Las Vegas since 2007 ... Helped the squad to the state cup championship in 2008 and 2010.
Personal: Personal: Kylie Renee Wassell ... Born on Aug. 19, 1993, in Las Vegas ... Daughter of Carolyn Wassell ... Has one sister, Kenna (25) ... Graduated early as a valedictorian of Bonanza High ... Is a ranked chess player ... Majoring in secondary education.
Wassell's Career Honors & Awards 2012 All-Mountain West (2nd team) 2012 CoSIDA Academic All-American (3rd team) 2012 CoSIDA Academic All-District (1st team) 2011 CoSIDA Academic All-District (2nd team)