UNLV track & field will participate at the Mt. SAC Relays and Beach Invitational.
UNLV track & field notched 16 top-eight finishes Saturday at UCLA.
UNLV track & field's MacKenna Howard finished seventh overall in the shot put at the Texas Relays.
UNLV track & field's distance medley relay team shaves nearly 11 seconds off program's previous top time.
UNLV track & field's MacKenna Howard notched the program's second-best outdoor performance mark in the shot put.
High School: A 2013 graduate of South Pasadena HS in South Pasadena, Calif. ... Lettered four years in track & field ... Competed in the 200m, 400m, relays and long jump ... Ran a 400m time of 55.33 at the 2013 Mt. SAC Relays ... Finished first in the 400m (56.13) and third in the 200m (24.60) at the CIF South Section Division 3 Finals ... Qualified for the 2013 CIF State Championships and finished seventh in the 400m (55.37) ... Broke the South Pasadena HS record in both the 200m and 400m ... Once held the California 400m record ... Earned the Tim Howland Award and was named the team's sprinter of the year.
Personal: Laura Oluchi Anuakpado was born on Jan. 22, 1995, in Los Angeles ... The daughter of Sam and Love Anuakpado ... Has three younger siblings: Sam Jr., Julie and Erin ... Majoring in political science.