UNLV volleyball will hit the road for a pair of tournaments and host its own on April 5.
Football leads way with 18 players on the Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
UNLV had four repeat selections and three newcomers named to the conference's academic team.
UNLV volleyball rallied for a five-set victory over Utah State with help from double-doubles from Westman and Falemaka.
UNLV volleyball hits the road to face the Broncos and Aggies on Thursday and Saturday, respectively.
UNLV: A one-time Fall Academic All-Mountain West Team member (2013).
2013: Played in 28 matches and 77 sets ... Had two double-doubles (kill-dig combinations) ... Had a total of 108 kills with four matches of 10 or more kills, including a season-high 12 on two occasions: vs. Seattle (Sept. 7) and vs. Wyoming (Oct. 19) ... Had two matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum five kills) with a season-high .400 outing (12-4-20) vs. Seattle (Sept. 7) ... Had a total of 33 assists with a season-high four on three occasions ... Had a total of four aces with a season-high one on four occasions ... Had a total of 153 digs with five matches of 10 or more digs, including a season-high 16 vs. Utah State (Nov. 21) ... Had a total of 40 blocks (one solo, 39 assisted) with a season-high five blocks (all assisted) on two occasions: vs. San Diego State (Sept. 21) and vs. Colorado State (Oct. 17) ... Had a season-high one solo block vs. Boise State (Nov. 23).
2012: Played in 13 matches and 25 sets ... Had a total of 23 kills with a season-high five on two occasions: vs. CSU Bakersfield (Aug. 24) and at Colorado State (Nov. 8) ... Had a total of five assists with a season-high two on two occasions: vs. CSU Bakersfield (Aug. 24) and vs. Idaho State (Aug. 31) ... Had a total of two aces ... Had a total of 42 digs with two matches of 10 or more digs, including a season-high 11 vs. CSU Bakersfield (Aug. 24) ... Had a total of seven blocks (all assisted) with a season-high two assisted blocks on two occasions: vs. The Citadel (Aug. 25) and vs. Idaho State (Aug. 31).
High School: A 2012 graduate of Goose Creek Memorial High School in Baytown, Texas ... Lettered all four years in volleyball and once in track for the Patriots ... Led the volleyball team to an area finalist finish and a 28-13 record in 2011 after a bi-district finalist conclusion to the '09 campaign ... Selected to the Texas Girls Coaches Association's All-State Team and LoneStarVolleyball.com's All-Texas Honorable Mention Team in 2011 ... Named the 2011 District 19-4A MVP after being chosen to the second team in '10 and honorable mention in '09 ... Tabbed to VYPE Magazine's 2011 Preseason Fab Five Stars ... Named the team's offensive player of the year in 2009 and '10 prior to earning MVP recognition as a senior ... Owns the school record in kills (1,002) and blocks (89) in a career ... In track, participated in the triple jump, 400 meters and 4x400m relay ... Set school record in each event as a sophomore ... Earned a spot on the All-Honor Roll and Academic Teams from 2009-11 ... Played club volleyball for Absolute Volleyball Academy of Texas (AVA).
Personal: Born on May 13, 1994, in Lompoc, Calif. (Vandenberg Air Force Base) ... Daughter of Craig and LaSandra Kincade ... Has one brother, Cartavious ... Has two cousins, Michael Johnson (U.S. Olympian and four-time gold medalist) and Keylon Kincade (Dallas Cowboys), which performed at the pinnacle of their sport ... Undecided on course of study.