UTEP proved to be a tough competitor taking nine gold crowns at the annual UTEP Invitational.
The UTEP track and field team will take the track one last time at home as they host the UTEP Invitational.
Miners capture top performances at the Texas Tech Open.
Janice Jackson advances to the finals in the 100m hurdles.
The Miners head to Austin, Texas for the highly competitive Texas Relays.
Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese
Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese and Ivan Pierre Aguirre
Prior to UTEP: (Nebraska) 2011-2013 Indoor: Recorded an indoor personal-best jump of 6-11 (2.11) at the Holiday Inn Invitational to start the 2013 indoor season... finished with a leap of 6-9 (2.06)at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships
Outdoor: Participated in nine meets during the 2013 outdoor season...earned a fourth place finish as he cleared 6-9 1/2 (2.07) at the 2013 Big Ten Outdoor Championships...tied the best 2013 NU men's high jump of the year twice with a height of 6-11 1/2 (2.12) at the NCAA West Prelims Championships...recorded a top finish in the Nebraska Invite.
High School: A Junior All-American...finished first at the USA Track and Field Region 10 Junior Olympic Championships in Pueblo, Colo., during the summer of 2010 with a leap of 7-0 (2.13)... went on to take fourth with a jump of 6-10 3/4 at the USATF National Junior.
Personal: Son of Fernando Hernandez and Jennifer Borden...brother of Daniel and Alexandra Hernandez...majoring in Business Administration... born in Las Cruces, N.M. on September 27, 1992.