UNLV volleyball will hit the road for a pair of tournaments and host its own on April 5.
UNLV had four repeat selections and three newcomers named to the conference's academic team.
UNLV volleyball gets career highs in kills and assists from Falemaka and Thelen, respectively.
UNLV volleyball begins road trip with come-from-behind, 3-1 win over Fresno State.
UNLV volleyball will welcome the New Mexico Lobos, Air Force Falcons to Las Vegas this weekend.
2013: Played in 20 matches and 57 sets ... Had a total of 108 kills with five matches of 10 or more kills, including a season-high 13 at Boise State (Oct. 24) ... Had four matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum five kills) with a season-high .611 outing (13-2-18) at Boise State (Oct. 24) ... Had a total of 12 assists with a season-high three on two occasions: at Fresno State (Nov. 7) and vs. Boise State (Nov. 23) ... Had a total of three aces with a season-high one on three occasions ... Had a total of 23 digs with a season-high four on two occasions: at Utah State (Oct. 26) and vs. Utah State (Nov. 21) ... Had a total of 37 blocks (three solo, 34 assisted) with a season-high six (all assisted) on two occasions: at Air Force (Oct. 10) and at Utah State (Oct. 26) ... Had a season-high one solo block on three occasions.
High School: A 2013 graduate of Bogota High School in Bogota, N.J. ... Lettered four years in volleyball and three more in track & field ... Helped the Buccaneers to three straight state and North Jersey Interscholastic Conference championships from 2010 through '12 as well as a county title in 2012 ... Earned All-State honors all three years with a first-team selection in 2012, while being named to the second team in '11 and third team in '10 ... Tabbed to the All-NJIC First Team in both 2011 and '12, second team in '10 and honorable mention in '09 ... Selected to the 2012 all-county first team following a second-team nod a year before ... In track & field, ran the 100m and 200m, while participating in all three jumping disciplines (long, high and triple) ... Played club volleyball with USANY, a team that not only plays a national schedule, but an international one, as well, with matches against squads from Canada, the Dominican Republic and at the JVA World Championships.
Personal: Born on June 15, 1995 ... Daughter of Peter and Barbara Topor ... Has one sister, Marta ... Undecided on course of study.