The UTEP Track and Field Team wrapped up the first day of action at the Don Kirby T&F Elite Invitational.
UTEP's track and field team will take the track this weekend at the Don Kirby T&F Elite Invitational.
The UTEP Track and field concluded the first day of action at the Cherry and Silver Invitational.
The UTEP track and field team concluded its first meet of the indoor season at the Lobo Collegiate Open.
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.