A local product from Wooster High School, Thein finished third in the 200-meter backstroke at the 1982 AIAW Division II Championships and fourth in the 100 backstroke.
During the 1983 Championships, she set a national record and took first place in 200 backstroke. Thein also took second place in the 100 backstroke and third in the 50 backstroke at the same meet. She was also named Nevada's Woman Athlete of the Year in 1983.
STAR OF THE WEEK
2016-17 Student Athlete of the Week
Junior Erika Hansen helped lead Nevada to a pair of wins this past weekend over UNLV to earn three Governor's Series points. She batted .375 and hit a home run in each contest, while recording a team-high six RBI and five runs scored. Hansen also slugged 1.500, which resulted in scoring scoring 11 of the Wolf Pack’s 16 total runs last weekend.
- ATHLETE OF THE MONTH