UNLV track & field sends Blok, Alexander and its 4x100m relay to the national meet.
UNLV track & field opens up NCAA West Preliminary action on Thursday.
UNLV'S track & field team qualifies seven individuals and one relay squad to the NCAA West Preliminary.
Two-time Olympian coached the distance runners at UNLV.
UNLV's Amanda Bingson finishes second overall in Thursday's hammer throw competition at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials.
UNLV: A two-time Academic All-Mountain West Team member (2010 and '11).
2011 - Cross Country: Ran in three meets, including the Mountain West Championships ... Fastest 5K time was 20:53 at the UNLV Desert Invitational ... Fastest 6K time was 24:10.41 at the Northridge Invitational ... Finished 63rd (25:24.4) at the MWC Championships (6K).
2011 - Track & Field: Ran in six outdoor meets, including the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships ... Participated in the 800m (four times), 1500m (once) and 4x400m relay (five times) ... Fastest 800m time was 2:11.77 at the Cal-Nevada Championships ... Ran the 1500m in a time of 4:57.03 at the UNLV Classic ... Fastest 4x400m relay time was 3:41.31 at the MWC Outdoor Championships ... Helped the 4x400m relay team to two first-place finishes: Cal-Nevada Championships (3:42.93) and Steve Scott Invitational (3:46.61).
2010 - Track & Field: Ran in eight outdoor meets, including the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships ... Participated in the 800m (seven times), 4x400m relay (five times) and 200m (once) ... Fastest 800m time was 2:12.52 at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Fastest 4x400m relay time was 3:47.69 at the Sun Angel Track Classic ... Ran the 200m in a time of 26.46 at the Sun Angle Track Classic.
2009 - Track & Field: Ran in two indoor meets and did not compete during the outdoor season.
High School: A 2008 graduate of Monte Vista HS ... Ran the 400 and 800 meters ... Set the school record in the 400 with a time of 56.72 and 800 with a time of 2.13.87 ... Ran track all four years and was part of the 4x100 relay team that holds the school record with a time of 49.02 and the 4x400 squad with a time of 3.57.02.
Personal: Brett Amanda Zorich was born on May 4, 1990, in Walnut Creek, Calif. ... The daughter of Tracy Gould and David Zorich ... Has two siblings, Mark and Lane ... Majoring in kinesiology.