For the ninth straight year, UNLV Athletics is represented by at least 35 Rebels on Fall Academic All-MW Team.
UNLV cross country paced by Spencer Moore and Rebecca Hobby, who finished 114th and 115th, respectively.
UNLV cross country will head to Northern California for the NCAA West Regional.
UNLV cross country freshman finishes 26th overall at the Mountain West Championships in Fresno, Calif.
UNLV cross country returns to Woodward Park for the second time this season.
UNLV: Selected to the Academic All-Mountain West Team three times, twice in cross country (2011 and '13) and once in track & field (2013).
2013: Ran in four meets, including the Mountain West Championships ... Best 4K time was 16:29 at the Nevada Twilight Classic ... Best 5K time was 19:32.13 at the UNLV Invitational ... Best 6K time was 25:49 at the MW Championships ... Finished 69th at the MW Championships.
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 (6K).
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 both 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 ... Majoring in kinesiological studies.