UNLV track & field program has six student-athletes earn Mountain West’s Spring Academic Team status and Scholar-Athlete Award .
A total of 56 student-athletes at UNLV received the Scholar-Athlete Award.
Two programs reach double-digits; women's basketball has a program-best eight named to semester squad.
UNLV track & field's MacKenna Howard notched the program's second-best outdoor performance mark in the shot put.
UNLV track & field's Cortney Miller ups mark in program's all-time indoor performance list.
2015 Outdoors: Participated in five meets … Ran in four events: 400m, 100m hurdles, 400m hurdles and 4x400m relay … Ran a season-best time of 1:00.54 in the 400m at the UNLV Track Classic … Ran a season-best time of 15.11 in the 100m hurdles at the Steve Scott Invitational … Ran a season-best time of 1:04.06 in the 400m hurdles at the Steve Scott Invitational … Ran a season-best time of 3:58.64 in the 4x400m relay at the Steve Scott Invitational.
High School: A 2013 graduate of Pittsburg HS in Pittsburg, Calif. ... Lettered four years in both track & field and basketball ... Competed in the hurdles ... Earned Bay Valley Athletic League honors in 2012 (first team) and '13 (second team) ... Finished sixth in the Northern California standings ... In basketball, selected the team's most improved player during sophomore season ... Owned the highest GPA on the basketball team during senior season ... Tabbed to the school's honor roll from sophomore to senior years.
Personal: Janeek Monisha Mollique was born on Jan. 13 ... The daughter of Gene and Mona Mollique ... Has one brother and one sister ... Majoring in English.