Football leads way with 18 players on the Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
UNLV athletics placed 77 student-athletes on the Spring 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
UNLV track & field's Cortney Miller wins the hammer throw at the Steve Scott Invitational.
UNLV track & field will have members participating in meets hosted in Austin and San Diego.
UNLV had 19 individuals, two relays finish eighth or better at the Pasadena Games.
UNLV: A two-time Academic All-Mountain West Team member for cross country (2011).
2012: Ran in four outdoor meets ... Participated in the 1500m (twice) and 5000m (four times) ... Fastest 1500m time was 5:02.18 at the UNLV Classic ... Fastest 5000m time was 18:43.47 at the Pasadena City Games ... Ran in three indoor meets ... Participated in the 3000m (twice), 5000m (once) and mile (once) ... Fastest 3000 time was 10:42.66 at the UW Invitational ... Ran the 5000m in a time of 19:13.83 at the New Mexico Classic ... Ran the mile in a time of 5:32.83 at the New Mexico Classic.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Rancho Cucamonga HS in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. ... Lettered two years in cross country and track & field ... Helped the Cougars to two Baseline League championships in cross country ... In 2010 and '11, earned All-Baseline League First Team honors and named the Ironwoman Award recipient ... Selected the 2011 cross country team's captain ... Earned scholar-athlete honors in 2010 and '11 ... Ran club for the West Coast Gazelles ... In 2010, named an All-American after a fifth-place finish at nationals and second-place finish in regionals.
Personal: Amanda Kathleen Berg was born on April 27, 1993, in Fontana, Calif. ... The daughter of David and Jennifer Berg ... Cousin, Josh Trujillo, ran cross country at Fresno State ... Majoring in kinesiology.