The UTEP track and field team is set to compete in the Don Kirby Tailwind Open.
The UTEP track and field team will take the track one last time at home as they host the UTEP Invitational.
35 Miners will travel to Lubbock, Texas to compete in the Texas Tech Open on Saturday.
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High School: A top eight regional qualifier from 2010-2013... named to the 2011-2012 El Paso All-City Track team honorable mention... holds the top spot in discus with a mark of 114:4.00 and the shot put with a toss of 34-03.00 in the El Dorado High School record book.
Personal: Daughter of Babatunde and Catherine Akamolafe... has four siblings... majoring in Microbiology... born in El Paso, Texas on November 10, 1995. Brother Adetola Akamolafe plays basketball at FIU.