Las Vegas – UNLV outfielder Joey Swanner has been named the Mountain West Player of the week.
It is the first conference honor of Swanner’s career and the third time a Rebel has earned the honor this season. For the week, Swanner scored five runs and drove in seven. Six of his seven hits were doubles.
The Rebels wrap up their regular season in Colorado Springs Thursday with a three game series against Air Force. UNLV will travel to Fresno, for the Mountain West Tournament May 22-26.