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
Jordan Caroline scored 45 points and led the Nevada back from 25-point deficit to defeat New Mexico 105-104 in overtime. Caroline’s 3-pointer with 2 seconds remaining was the winning bucket. In the win over San Diego State on Wednesday he scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. In the two games he averaged 32 points and 12 rebounds.
- ATHLETE OF THE MONTH