Jerry Ballew (1976-83, 1985-86/Swimming & Diving Coach)

In his seven seasons as the coach of Nevada's women's swimming and diving team, Jerry Ballew led the Wolf Pack from never having won a dual meet to winning a national championship. He guided Nevada to the AIAW Small College National Championship in 1979 and coached Nevada to a 68-35 record and six national top 25 finishes. He mentored 29 All-Americans and two individual national champions, including Ann Belikow who won the 50, 100 and 200 breaststroke events at the 1979 AIAW National Championships. His 1979 national championship squad was inducted into the Nevada Athletics Hall of Fame in 1991.
Student-Athlete of the Week Athlete of the Week

Nov. 23  - Nov. 29

Jordan Dobrich


Jordan Dobrich matched a career-high with 16 tackles at San Diego State . It's the third time Dobrich has posted 16 stops in a single game and the first time he's done so since Nov. 14 last year at Air Force. Dobrich's 16 tackles are also the fourth-most in the Mountain West this season. Dobrich now has 90 tackles on the year, which is the most tackles he's had in a single season in his career.

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