MINERS

Juan Blanco
 Juan Blanco

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Eastwood High School

Event:
Distance

Experience:
HS

2012: Indoor: Member of the distance medley team that placed fourth at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 10:04.05 ... marked a career-best of 4:14.32 in the mile run at the Texas A&M Invitational ... posted a career-best of 8:34.74 in the 3,000 meter run at the Conference USA Indoor Championships.

Outdoor: Took gold in the 800m dash with a time of 1.53.55 at the Don Kirby Invitational ... placed third at the UTEP Invitational in the 1,500m run with a time of 4:04.37 ... Clocked in a time of 16:57.71 as a member of the 4x1600m relay team at Drake Relays.

High School: Placed fifth at the 2011 Class 5A UIL Track and Field State Championships clocking a personal best of 4:11.48 in the 1600m race ... claimed the crown at the Region 1-5A meet with a time of 4:17.06 in the 1600m ... set a personal best at the Region 1-5A meet in the 3200m race placing third overall ... crossed the finish line at 15:45.770 at the Region I Championship setting a new personal best in the three mile race, placing 21st overall.