Nov. 28, 2011
Risper Kimaiyo, Cross Country
Junior Risper Kimaiyo crossed the finish line in 25th place, finishing in the top-25 for the third consecutive year in the 2011 Cross Country Championships in Terre Haute, Ind., on Nov. 22, 2011. She clocked in a time of 20:12 at the LaVern Gibson Championship Course to improve her time from last year's national meet of 20:16. The Iten, Kenya, native earned her third cross country All-American honor of her career awarded by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
Jordan Leslie, Football
Jordan Leslie capped a solid redshirt-freshman season by posting seven receptions for 64 yards in the UTEP football team's 2011 finale at UCF on Nov. 25. Leslie finished the season with 30 catches for 430 yards and two TDs to rank second on the squad, trailing only Mike Edwards.