Media Day – Rebels Ready for NCAA Finals

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UNLV men’s golf is a big deal in Vegas. The team has long been recognized for its overall excellence and long term success. Prior to the team making its 23rd NCAA Finals appearance, the media came to Las Vegas Country Club for interviews, photos and more.

The national finals are to be played May 24-29 at Blessings Golf Club in Fayetteville, Arkansas. A total of 30 teams will contend for the national championship.

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REBEL NOTES:
• This year marked UNLV’s 31st straight appearance in a NCAA Regional, which is the national record for most consecutive appearances.
• UNLV placed in the top 20 last year at the NCAA finals.
• UNLV finished fourth at this year’s Mountain West Championship, which snapped its string of three straight conference titles.
• Senior Harry Hall was named the MW’s Golfer of the Year earlier this month, while Hall, sophomore Jack Trent and freshmanDavid Rauch were all named All-MW.
• This season marks the 32nd at UNLV for Hall of Fame head coach Dwaine Knight.

(L to R) UNLV athletic executive John Gladchuk, head coach Dwaine Knight, players Alex jordan, Justin Kim, Jack Trent, David Rauch, Harry Hall and JJ Gresco