UNLV athletics placed 77 student-athletes on the Spring 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
UNLV's Emily Blok finishes second in 100m and 200m, helps 4x100m relay to runner-up showing.
UNLV track & field's Emily Blok wins the 200m, helps 4x400m relay to top spot, as well.
UNLV track & field will participate at the Mt. SAC Relays and the Beach Invitational this weekend.
UNLV wins head-to-head dual with Cal Poly, loses matchup with Fresno State.
UNLV: Listed in both the indoor and outdoor performance lists ... Listed in the indoor list for the shot put (fifth) ... Listed in the outdoor list for the shot put (fourth) ... A two-time Academic All-Mountain West Team member (2011 and '12).
2012: Threw in six outdoor meets, including the Mountain West Outdoor Championships ... Participated in the shot put (six times), discus (six times) and hammer throw (three times) ... Furthest shot put throw was 43-9.75 (13.35m) at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Furthest discus throw was 132-6 (40.40m) at the MW Outdoor Championships ... Furthest hammer throw was 137-11 (42.04m) at the CSULA Twilight Open ... Threw in four indoor meets, including the MW Indoor Championships ... Participated in the shot put (four times) and weight throw (two times) ... Furthest shot put was 45-2.5 (13.78m) at the MW Indoor Championships (second place) ... Furthest weight throw was 43-3 (13.18m) at the NAU Invitational (first place) ... Had one first-place finish in the weight throw at the NAU Invitational (43-3/13.18m).
2011: Threw in seven outdoor meets, including the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships ... Participated in the shot put (seven times) ... Furthest shot put was 44-0.75 (13.41m) at the Beach Invitational ... Threw in three indoor meets, including the MWC Indoor Championships ... Participated in the shot put (three times) ... Furthest shot put was 42-3.25 (12.88m) at the NAU Team Challenge.
High School: A 2009 graduate of Hercules HS in Hercules, Calif. ... Lettered four times in track & field ... Competed in the shot put and discus ... Helped lead HHS to the 2009 ACCAL championship ... Finished second in both the shot put and the discus at the 2009 NCS championships ... Posted personal bests of 39-11.50 in the shot put and 135-0.00 in the discus.
Personal: Adrianna Elizabeth Oliva was born on Nov. 11, 1990, in Long Beach, Calif. ... The daugther of Valerie Kimmel-Oliva and Nelson Oliva ... Has five siblings ... Majoring in hospitality.