Nevada Tobacco Policy
The University of Nevada considers the use of tobacco products to be incompatible with achieving the highest standard of athletic excellence. It is the responsibility of every member of the University of Nevada athletics community to be aware of the risks associated with the use of tobacco products and to refrain from use of such products. It is the policy of the University of Nevada Athletics Department to prohibit the use of tobacco products by staff members and student-athletes at all athletics competitions, practices, and venues and while travelling to or from an athletics competition or practice when using university provided transportation.
STAR OF THE WEEK
2016-17 Student Athlete of the Week
Mitchell Van Patten
University of Nevada sophomore Mitchell Van Patten’s outstanding shooting this season along with his freshman year and his performance at the Winter Airgun Championships this past weekend has earned him a spot on the USA Junior National Team. Van Patten, from Nampa, Idaho is one of 14 shooters on the junior team.
- ATHLETE OF THE MONTH