UNLV track & field will send Krystal Wharton to the NCAA Outdoor Championships in two weeks.
UNLV track & field's Erin Morris ran a time of 13.79 in the preliminary heat of the 100m hurdles.
UNLV track & field's Krystal Wharton earns a spot at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the long jump.
UNLV track & field will send nine members of its team to Fayetteville, Ark., for west prelim.
UNLV's Auzsane Crowe-Carter, Erin Morris named individually and as members of relay all-conference teams.
UNLV: Transferred to UNLV after attending Los Angeles Valley College from 2011-12.
2013 Indoor: Participated in two meets ... Ran in three events: 200m, 400m and 4x400m relay ... Ran a season-best time of 25.98 in the 200m at the Don Kirby Open ... Ran a season-best time of 1:01.41 in the 400m at the Don Kirby Open.
2013 Outdoor: Participated in eight meets, including the Mountain West Outdoor Championships ... Participated in seven events: 200m, 400m, 4x100m relay, 4x200m relay, 4x400m relay, 1600m sprint medley and long jump ... Ran a season-best time of 24.51 in the 200m at the MW Outdoors (prelims) ... Ran a season-best 55.55 in the 400m at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Ran a season-best time of 3:40.40 (first place) in the 4x400m relay at the Steve Scott Invitational.
2011-12 - Los Angeles Valley College: Competed in the sprints and relays ... Helped the Lady Monarchs' 4x100m relay to a state championship in 2011 (46.21 - a school record) ... Individually, won the 400m twice (2011 and '12) and the 200m once (2012: 24.57) at the Western State Conference meet ... Finished second in the state in the 400m in 2012 (55.47).
High School: A 2010 graduate of Fairfax Senior High School in Los Angeles ... Lettered in track & field and basketball ... In 2010, helped the Lions to a city championship in track & field ... In basketball, helped the team to a team championship.
Personal: Alva Michael Castillo was born on June 20, 1992, in Los Angeles ... The daughter of Lancelot and Lerna Castillo ... Has three siblings: Endria, Hope and Yasmine ... Majoring in sociology and communications.