The All-American 4x100 relay team of Hydianne Harper, Donielle Twitty, Dahhia Smith and Alicia Tyson, took fifth place at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
Alicia Tyson was a two-time All-American in 1997. She took seventh in the 200-meter dash at the NCAA Indoor Championships, and was a member of the 4x100 relay team that scored at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
Hydianne Harper was joined by Dahhia Smith in the Rebels successful 4x100 relay team. Harper also earned All-American status for her efforts at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, where she finished seventh in the 200-meter dash.
Nadine Nembhard was a bright spot for the Rebels in the middle distance events. Nembhard scored at last season's WAC Championships with a sixth place finish in the 800 meters.
1997 UNLV TOP PERFORMANCES
ALL-AMERICAN Hydianne Harper 4x100-Meter Relay (44.70, 5th NCAA Outdoor Championships) 200-Meter Dash (23.54, 7th NCAA Outdoor Championships) 200-Meter Dash (23.24, 1st WAC Outdoor Championships) 200-Meter Dash (23.58, 1st WAC Indoor Championships) 100-Meter Dash (11.57, 2nd WAC Outdoor Championships) 55-Meter Dash (6.83, 3rd WAC Indoor Championships)