Mountain West Starts Wednesday For Rebels

Feb. 21, 2012

LAS VEGAS ( - The UNLV women's swimming and diving teams will begin competition on Wednesday in this year's Mountain West Championships, which will be held at the Oklahoma City Community College Aquatic Center in Oklahoma City, Okla., with the four-day meet running through Saturday, Feb. 25.

Four Rebels have their eyes on individual titles, as they come into the meet ranked first in their respective events. Katelyne Herrington, one of the top flyers in the nation, is seeded first in the 100 fly. Marley Prothere holds the league's top times in both the 100 and the 200 breast distances coming into this week. The fourth Rebel to top the league in her event is Dannica Brennan, in the 200 back. The Rebels also own the top time in the MW this year in the 400 medley relay.