Saturday Is Senior Day
Jan. 27, 2011
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - The UNLV men's and women's swimming and diving teams will have their final competition of the regular season this weekend at Buchanan Natatorium. First up will be the UNLV Diving Invitational, held on Friday-Saturday, while Saturday will see the Rebels take on Utah in a Mountain West Conference dual meet. Saturday is also Senior Day for the Rebels.
The UNLV Diving Invitational will include divers from UNLV, Air Force, Northern Arizona and Utah. The two-day competition starts on Friday with the women's 3-meter and the men's 1-meter beginning at 12 pm. On Saturday, the women's 1-meter and the men's 3-meter will start, and that will be followed by the women's 3-meter and the men's 1-meter.
That will lead into the dual meet against Utah, beginning at 2 pm. The Rebel men, ranked 16th in the nation and 8-1 overall, will be looking to wrap up a perfect conference dual meet season as they are currently 4-0 in the league. UNLV's women meanwhile are 7-7, 4-3 in the conference. Utah comes in with a 3-6, 0-3 mark on the men's side, and 7-5, 4-2 on the women's.
UNLV's next competition after this weekend will be at the 2011 Mountain West Conference Championships, held in Oklahoma City, Okla. on Feb. 23-26.