MINERS

Endurance Abinuwa
 Endurance Abinuwa

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sapele Delta State, Nigeria

High School:
Federal Polytechnic Idah

Position:
Sprints

Birthdate:
07/31/1987

08/09/2012

Former Miner Finishes Fifth at London

Former UTEP sprinter Churandy Martina took fifth place in the men's 200m final at the London Olympics.

07/06/2012

Six Former Miners Headed To 2012 London Summer Olympics

Six former Miners will represent UTEP at the 2012 London Summer Olympics.

07/01/2012

Miners Dominate Relays at African Championships

Abinuwa and Onakoya led Nigeria to gold finishes at the African Championships.

05/26/2012

Jackson Qualifies for NCAA Championships

Janice Jackson advances to the 2012 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

05/25/2012

Rotich Qualifies for NCAA Championships

Anthony Rotich punches his ticket to the NCAA Championships.

04/17/2011

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

06/01/2010

NCAA Championship West Preliminary

NCAA Championship West Preliminary

2011: Indoor: Received All-American honors in the 400m dash where she clocked in a time of 53.06 at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... finished sixth in the 200m dash (24.39), seventh in the 60m dash (7.42) and seventh in the 4x400m relay (3:52.89) at the Conference USA Championships ... took first place in the 60m dash (7.45) and the 200m dash (24.22) at the Lobo Open ... posted a season-best time of 52.99 in the 400m dash at the Texas A&M Challenge.

Outdoor:
Took bronze in the 400m dash (53.06), fifth in the 200m dash (23.71) and seventh in the 4x400m relay (3:44.89) at the C-USA Championships ... finished first at the Texas Tech Invitational posting a season-best time of 52.28 in the 400m dash ... recorded a season-best time of 23.07+w at the Texas Tech Open finishing third overall ... participated in the NCAA West Preliminary in the 200m dash (23.94) and the 400m dash (54.56).

2010: Indoor: Posted a 54.66 in the 400m dash at the Conference USA for runner-up honors ... placed fifth in the 400m dash at the Frank Sevigne Invitational with a NCAA provisional time of 54.05 ... part of the 4x400m relay team that took the silver medal at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 3:46.83.

Outdoor: Recorded a time of 53.64 at the NCAA West Preliminary semi-finals and 53.62 in the preliminaries ... clocked in a season best 53.13 at the UTEP Invitational where he finished second ... top finisher in the 400-meter dash at the Don Kirby Invitational, 54.14 ... took silver at the C-USA Championships in the 400m (53.82) ... crossed the 200-meter dash finish line at 24.37 for seventh place.

2009: Indoor:
Finished 11th in the 400m with a time of 53.92 at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... 400m Conference USA Champion with a NCAA provisional time of 54.21 ... second in the 200m, 24.42, at the Texas Tech Invitational ... silver medalist at the Frank Sevigne Invitational clocking in at 54.75 in the 400m and at the Alex Wilson Invitational with a provisional time, 54.07 ... season best and provisional performance in the 400m was 53.70 for a third-place finish at the Texas A&M Indoor Invitational.

Outdoor: Ninth in the 400m at the NCAA Outdoor Championships crossing the finish line at 52.81 ... won bronze at the NCAA Midwest Regional in the 400m with a season best 52.72 ... runner up at C-USA Championships with a NCAA regional time of 53.92 in the 400m, part of the 4x100m relay that took gold, 53.92 ... top finisher at the Don Kirby Invitational in the 400m (54.62) ... second leg of 4x100- and 4x200-meter relay squads that finished second at Drake Relays with times of 44.92 and 1:35.43, respectively ... second at the UTEP Invitational posting a time of 55.43 in the 400m and first in the 4x100m relay and the 4x400m relay as the anchor for a 1:04.27 finish ... finished sixth with a time of 45.05 at the Texas Relays' 4x100m ... third at the Springtime Invitational in the 200m, 24.49, first in 400- and 1,600-meter relays (45.36 and 3:44.71).

Personal: Majoring in Business...daughter of Mr. Daniel and Christiana Abinuwa...born July 31, 1987 in Sapele Nigeria.