The Rebels netted three second-half goals to beat Drake 3-0 at home Friday night in their 2017 season-opener.
The Rebels host the UNLV Invitational this weekend at Peter Johann Memorial Field, facing Drake Friday, August 18 at 7 p.m. and Wright State Sunday, August 20 at 1 p.m.
Goalkeeper Jordan Sallee is ranked as the No. 9 senior keeper in the country by Everybody Soccer, while Chidera Akubuilo is No. 32 in TopDrawerSoccer.com's Top-100.
The league's coaches vote UNLV third in their annual preseason poll, its highest ranking since 2013.
Senior defender Chidera Akubuilo becomes the program's first player to be named to the prestigious award's preseason watch list.
Women's Soccer senior Lily Sender earns the 2016-17 Bill Ireland Award after delivering the program's first hat trick since 2010 in a 4-1 Governor's Series win at Nevada, Reno last fall.
Incoming freshman Erykah Browne will compete on El Salvador's U-20 National Team in a World Cup Qualifying tournament in Nicaragua at the end of June.
The reigning Mountain West Champions will open the year with the annual UNLV Invitational at Peter Johann Memorial Field on Friday, August 18.
The reigning Mountain West Champions will host a one-day Summer ID camp on June 24 and a youth camp June 26-30 at Peter Johann Memorial Field.
The Rebels will host three more marquee spring exhibition games Saturday, including another showdown between BYU and UNLV and a match against the 2016 NCAA National Champions.