UNLV volleyball will hit the road for a pair of tournaments and host its own on April 5.
The Rebels open up the 2013 season on Friday, Aug. 30, at 6:00 pm against Cal State Fullerton.
The UNLV volleyball program will host its Scarlet & Gray Scrimmage on Saturday evening.
Grade point average data shows progress being made, large number of student-athletes honored by the Mountain West for academic achievements.
Rebels open up the 2012 campaign with its UNLV Invitational this Friday and Saturday.
UNLV: Received a redshirt for the 2012 season.
2013: Played in 17 matches and 31 sets ... Had a total of 41 kills with a season-high seven vs. Kansas State (Aug. 31) ... Had two matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum of five kills) with a season-high .385 outing (6-1-13) vs. Air Force (Nov. 2) ... Had a total of three assists with a season-high two vs. Utah State (Nov. 21) ... Had a total of eight digs with a season-high two on two occasions: vs. San Jose State (Oct. 3) and vs. Boise State (Nov. 23) ... Had a total of 11 blocks (one solo, 10 assisted) with a season-high four (all assisted) vs. Kansas State (Aug. 31) ... Had a season-high one solo block vs. Utah State (Nov. 21).
2012: Sat out season as a redshirt.
High School: A 2012 graduate of Bonanza High School in Las Vegas ... Lettered in volleyball, soccer and track & field for the Bengals ... In volleyball, earned all-conference honors as a sophomore, junior and senior before being named the 4A All-Southwest League's Co-MVP and Sunset Region's MVP ... In track & field, selected as Bonanza's Field MVP in 2010 and '11, and owns the second-best triple jump in school history (37-7.25) ... Two-time regional champion in the triple jump ... Member of the National Honor Society and was a scholar-athlete (3.5 or better GPA) ... Played club volleyball for Edge.
Personal: Born on Dec. 3, 1994, in Las Vegas ... Daughter of Steen and Venus Hammel ... Has one brother, Tim ... Undecided on course of study.