Robb Named MW Swimmer Of The Week

Feb. 15, 2012

LAS VEGAS ( - UNLV sophomore Carmen Robb was named the Mountain West Women's Swimmer of the Week, the league office announced on Wednesday. This week's award covered competitions held between Jan. 31-Feb. 12. Robb is the first Rebel to earn weekly honors this season.

A native of East Wenatchee, Wash., Robb won both of her individual events in UNLV's 156-91 victory over Loyola Marymount on Feb. 4 in Las Vegas. She claimed the 100 back in a time of 55.13, and touched the wall in 56.04 to take first place in the 100 fly. Robb also swam on the first leg of the first-place 200 medley relay squad, which posted a time of 1:43.50, and also swam on the 200 free relay. Currently, Robb is in the top four in the MW in both the 100 back and 100 fly.

The Rebels will have their next action on Wednesday-Saturday, Feb. 22-25 at the 2012 Mountain West Championships, held in Oklahoma City, Okla.