UNLV track & field program has six student-athletes earn Mountain West’s Spring Academic Team status and 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 will send its distance runners to Washington's Husky Classic, while others compete at the NAU Invitational.
Three programs reach double-digits, men's golf leads league in honorees.
UNLV: A one-time Spring Academic All-Mountain West Team member (2013).
2014 Indoors: Participated in one meet … Ran in two events: 200m and 4x400m relay … Ran a season-best time of 26.18 in the 200m at the Lumberjack Team Challenge.
2014 Outdoors: Participated in five meets … Ran in four events: 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay and 4x400m relay … Ran a season-best time of 12.44 in the 100m at the Randall Cunningham Invitational … Ran a season-best time of 25.53 in the 200m at the UNLV Track Classic … Ran a season-best time of 47.34 in the 4x100m relay at the Randall Cunningham Invitational … Ran a season-best time of 3:59.97 in the 4x400m relay at the Bulldog Invitational.
2013 Indoor: Participated in two meets ... Ran in three events: 60m, 200m and 4x400m relay.
2013 Outdoor: Participated in six meets ... Ran in five events: 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay, 4x200m relay and 4x400m relay.
High School: A 2012 graduate of Johansen High School in Modesto, Calif. ... Lettered in track & field ... Competed in the sprints ... Won the 100m championship at Central Valley High School as a freshman ... Helped the Vikings to the 4x100m relay championship as a senior.
Personal: Jordan Ayana Smith was born on March 31, 1994, in Berkeley, Calif. ... Majoring in psychology.