March 25, 2013
Demetris Elia, Men's Track & Field
Dominating the field this week was Demetris Elia as he posted a personal best in the hammer throw in the Miners first meet of the season. The sophomore recorded the 21st-best mark in the nation in the event with a toss of 61.03m. The throwers mark earned him first place in the hammer throw at the UTEP Springtime meet.
Magen Del Pino, Women's Track & Field
Magen Del Pino had a stellar opening meet registering a top-national time and improving her time significantly as she enters her final season in the Orange and Blue. The sprinter dash out of the block and clocked in a time of 11.37 with a wind of 3.7 finishing second overall at the UTEP Springtime meet. The seniors' time ranks her third in the TFRRS performance list. Del Pino went on to compete in the 4x100m relay, where she anchored the squad to a third place finish with a time of 46.54.