Amanda Berg is a repeat selection to the MW squad, while three newcomers earn academic honors.
Football leads way with 18 players on the Fall 2013 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
The UNLV cross country team finished 11th overall at MW Championships in Colorado.
UNLV's cross country team will run in the women's 6K on Friday in Colorado.
UNLV's cross country team resumes racing after nearly a month off between meets.
UNLV: Selected to the Academic All-Mountain West Team twice in cross country in 2011 and '12.
2012: Ran in six meets, including the Mountain West Championships ... Best 4K time was 16:33 at the Nevada Twilight Classic ... Best 5K time was 19:15.69 at the Northridge Invitational ... Best 6K was 24:01.19 at the MW Championships ... Finished 67th at the MW Championships.
2011: Ran in six meets, including the Mountain West Championships and NCAA West Regional ... Best 4K time was 15:58 at the Nevada Twilight Classic ... Best 5K time was 19:44.9 at the Aztec Invite ... Best 6K time was 23:04 at the NCAA West Regional ... Finished 42nd (2:23.2) at the MW Championships (6K) ... Finished 162nd at the NCAA West Regional.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Rancho Cucamonga HS in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. ... Lettered two years in cross country and track & field ... Helped the Cougars to two Baseline League championships in cross country ... In 2010 and '11, earned All-Baseline League First Team honors and named the Ironwoman Award recipient ... Selected the 2011 cross country team's captain ... Earned scholar-athlete honors in 2010 and '11 ... Ran club for the West Coast Gazelles ... In 2010, named an All-American after a fifth-place finish at nationals and second-place finish in regionals.
Personal: Amanda Kathleen Berg was born on April 27, 1993, in Fontana, Calif. ... The daughter of David and Jennifer Berg ... Cousin, Josh Trujillo, ran cross country at Fresno State ... Undecided on course of study.