Rebels Host Meet In Boulder City

Sept. 27, 2012

LAS VEGAS ( - The Rebel cross country team will host its UNLV Desert Invitational on Saturday morning at Veteran's Memorial Park in nearby Boulder City. The Invitational will be composed of four races with a pair dedicated to high schoolers and two more for collegiate/open racers. The Rebels will participate in the morning's third race - the women's collegiate/open 5K - which is scheduled for 9:15 am. The day's first event is the high school girl's 5K at 8:00 am.

Competing against UNLV in the women's collegiate/open 5K will be Cal State Northridge, Dixie State and Grand Canyon. All three of those opponents will also have their men's teams running in the day's final event - the men's collegiate/open 8K - at 10:00 am.

This is the first of two meets that UNLV will compete in Clark County this season with the second being the 2012 Mountain West Championships, which will be held at the Silver Bowl Sports Complex in Las Vegas on Friday, Oct. 26.

2012 UNLV Desert Invitational Schedule

Time	        Race
08:00 am	High School Girls 5K
08:40 am	High School Boys 5K
09:15 am	Women's Collegiate/Open 5K
10:00 am	Men's Collegiate/Open 5K