UNLV track & field scored 55 points Saturday to finish fifth overall at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships.
UNLV track & field's Kylee Vandenberg moved up three spots to finish sixth in the heptathlon.
UNLV track & field's Kylee Vandenberg sits in ninth place after heptathlon's first day.
UNLV track & field's Kylee Vandenberg gets things started in the heptathlon Wednesday and Thursday.
UNLV track & field will participate at the Mt. SAC Relays and Beach Invitational.
2014 Indoors: Participated in five meets, including the Mountain West Indoor Championships … Ran in four events: 400m, 800m, Distance Medley Relay and 4x400m relay … Ran a season-best time of 58.07 in the 400m at the Lumberjack Invitational … Ran a season-best time of 2:12.34 in the 800m at the MW Indoors (prelim) … Ran a season-best time of 11:45.38 in the DMR at the Husky Classic … Ran a season-best time of 3:47.00 in the 4x400m relay at the Husky Classic … Helped the 4x400m relay to a first-place finish at the MW Indoors (3:45.88).
2014 Outdoors: Participated in six meets, including the Mountain West Outdoor Championships … Ran in three events: 400m, 800m and 4x400m relay … Ran a season-best time of 59.87 in the 400m at the Bulldog Invitational … Ran a season-best time of 2:13.64 in the 800m at the Steve Scott Invitational … Ran a season-best time of 3:41.83 in the 4x400m relay at the Steve Scott Invitational … Helped the 4x400m relay to a third-place finish at the MW Outdoors (3:43.06).
High School: A 2013 graduate of Canyon Springs HS in North Las Vegas, Nev. ... Lettered four times in track & field and three in basketball and twice in cross country ... Competed in the 200m, 400m, 800m and relays ... Fastest 200m was 26.21 in 2013 ... Fastest 400m was 58.24 in 2013 ... Fastest 800m was 2:26.60 in 2012 ... In basketball, named to the all-conference second team in both 2012 and 2013 ... As a senior, earned school's hall of fame honors and was named the most defensive player.
Personal: Mandy Elaine Chitwood was born on July 29, 1995, in St. Paul, Minn. ... The daughter of Bobbi Jo Chitwood ... Has two siblings, Mary and Anthony ... Majoring in hospitality and hotel management.