UNLV Volleyball will participate in the BYU/UVU Challenge this weekend, face No. 9 BYU Saturday.
UNLV Volleyball remains perfect, 9-0, after it knocks off UT Arlington Saturday to win the Islanders Classic.
UNLV Volleyball gets a double-double from Bree Hammel, including a career-high 23 digs, in Friday's 3-1, come-from-behind win over UT Arlington.
UNLV Volleyball sits tied for the best start in program history -- 7-0 -- with the 1999 squad after Friday's 3-1 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.
Alexis Patterson paced UNLV Volleyball with nine kills and nine assists in Wednesday’s match.
2015: Played in 18 matches and 32 sets … Had a total of 31 kills with a season-high eight vs. Central Arkansas (Aug. 28) … Had a total of 12 digs with a season-high three vs. Oral Roberts (Sept. 12) … Had a total of 16 blocks (three solo and 13 assisted) with a season-high five (all assisted) vs. Central Arkansas (Aug. 28) … Had a season-high one total block on three occasions.
2014: Played in three matches and six sets before missing the remainder of the season because of injury, which resulted in a medical redshirt ... Had a total of 12 kills with a season-high seven vs. UC Riverside (Aug. 30) ... Had a total of one dig with a season-high one vs. UC Riverside (Aug. 30).
High School: A 2014 graduate of Bettendorf High School in Bettendorf, Iowa ... Lettered four years in volleyball ... Helped the Bulldogs to back0to-back 5A state championships in 2012 and '13 ... Earned 2012 and '13 Iowa All-State Second Team and All-Tournament honors ... Chosen as the all-state team's team captain in 2012 ... Named to both the All-Mississippi Athletic Conference's First Team and All-Metro Area's First Team for three straight years (2011-13) , the All-Eastern Iowa First Team twice (2012-13) and All-Southeast Iowa First Team once (2011) ... Finished high school career first in kills and matches played at BHS.
Personal: Born on June 15, 1996, in Bettendorf, Iowa ... Daughter of Tim and Mary Wernintin ... Has one brother, Cameron ... Father, Tim, played basketball and baseball at Cornell College ... Mother, Mary, was an All-American basketball player at Marycrest University ... Brother, Cameron, plays baseball at Carl Sandburg Community College ... Majoring in communications.