MINERS

Suji Adeniyan
 Suji Adeniyan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lagos, Nigeria

High School:
International School

Last College:
University of Lagos

Position:
Sprints

Birthdate:
11/19/1990

04/12/2012

Miners Host UTEP Invitational

The UTEP track and field team will host its final home meet of the season at Kidd Field.

04/08/2012

Miners Wrap Up Don Kirby Invitational

he UTEP track and field team concludes action at the Don Kirby Invitational.

04/05/2012

Miners Ready to Showcase Talents at Don Kirby Invitational

The UTEP track and field team will compete in the Don Kirby Invitational this weekend.

03/27/2012

138 Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

138 student-athletes earn placement on the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

03/22/2012

UTEP Track and Field Opens Outdoor Season at Kidd Field

The UTEP track and field team will open the 2012 outdoor season on Saturday at the UTEP Springtime.

05/09/2012

Don Kirby Invitational

The Miners competed at the 2012 DonKirby Invitational on April 7, 2012.

2012: Indoor: Set a season-best in the 200m with a time of 22.30 at the Cherry and Silver Invitational ... matched his career-best of 7.07at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational in the 60m dash ... clocked in a season-best of 50.10 in the 400m dash at the Blue and Orange Opener.

Outdoor: Posted a time of 11.08 in the 100m dash at the Conference USA Championships ... clocked in a season time of 10.81 in the 100m dash at the UTEP Invitational ... at the C-USA Championships registered a time of 21.94 in the men's 200m dash ... marked a season-best time of 21.93 in the 200m at the Don Kirby Invitational.

2011: Indoor: Member of the 4x400m relay team that took gold at the C-USA Championships, 3:18.22 ... finished third in the 60m dash at the Lobo Open, 7.07 ... posted a season-best time of 49.76 in the 400m at the Texas A&M Invitational ... clocked in a time of 22.10 in the 200m at the UNM Invitational.

Outdoor: Earned USTFCCCA All-American honorable mention in the 4x100m relay and the 4x400 relay ... clocked in a season-best time of 3:07.81 as part of the 4x400m relay at Drake Relays crossing the finish line in fourth place ... took gold in the 4x100m relay (40.21) and the 4x400m relay (3:08.34) at the C-USA Championships ... took first place at the UTEP Invitational posting a season-best of 39.64 in the 4X100m relay ... finished 19th in the 4x100m relay (40.37) and the 4x400m relay (3:12.11) in the NCAA Championships ... posted season-best marks in the 100m (10.54) and 200m dash (21.78) at the UTEP Invitational.

2010: Indoor:Took fifth in the 200m dash at the Conference USA Championships, 21.98 ... second best finish in the 200m dash was a 21.69 at the Texas Tech Invitational... clocked in at 49.91 in the 400m dash during the C-USA Championships ... part of the 1,600m relay team that won silver at the conference championships, 3:17.92.

Outdoor: Posted a time of 21.57 in the 200m at the NCAA West Preliminary ... ran a season-best time of 21.05 at the Conference USA Championships preliminaries qualifying for the 200m finals where he took bronze with a time of 21.47 ... took the 100m crown at the Springtime Invitational clocking in at 10.64 ... posted a season-best time of 10.36 at the Don Kirby Invitational where he finished fifth.



2009: Indoor: Member of the 4x400m relay squad that took gold at the Conference USA Championships, 3:18.15 ... sixth in the 200m at the C-USA Championships timing at 22.34 ... also clocked in a 22.34 at the Texas A&M Indoor Invitational.

Outdoor: Part of the 4x100m and 4x400m relay teams that took gold at the Springtime Invitational (40.24), UTEP Invitational (40.28, 3:17.83) and the C-USA Championships (40.38, 3:10.45) ... 4x400 relay finished sevent at the NCAA Midwest Regional ... second leg of spring medley that took fifth at the Texas Relays (3:19.98) ... silver finish in the 4x200m relay at Drake Relays, 1:23.27 ... fourth in the 200m at the UTEP Invitational, 21.39 ...fourth in the 200m (21.52) and seventh in the 100m (10.72) at the Don Kirby Invitational ... timed a season best of 10.60 in the 100m for a fifth place at the C-USA Championships ... finished ninth in the 100m (22.45) at the Springtime Invitational.

Personal: Full name is Adesuji Adeniyan...nicknames is Suji...majoring in engineering...son of Dr. Adetunji and Anne Adeniyan...has one sister (Yinka Tiene) and two brothers (Wale and Lowo)...born Nov. 19, 1990 in Lagos, Nigeria.