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Carlos Hernandez
 Carlos Hernandez

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Santa Teresa High School

Last College:
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Position:
Jumps

05/28/2014

Nineteen Miners Qualify for NCAA West Preliminary

A group of nine men, eight women and three relay teams will represent the Miners at the highly-competitive meet.

05/15/2014

Miners Look to Defend C-USA Title

The UTEP track and field team is prepared to take on the competition at the 2014 C-USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

05/02/2014

Miners Run the Show at Don Kirby Tailwind

The Miners conclude a full day of action at the Don Kirby Tailwind with 12 crowns.

04/26/2014

Distance Medley Relay Defends Title at Drake Relays

The distance medley relay team defended its title as it stormed past the competition at Drake Relays.

04/25/2014

Miners Set for Drake Relays

The UTEP track and field team is ready to take the track once again at the annual Drake Relays.

04/12/2014

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/22/2014

UTEP Springtime Invitational. Photos by MPR and IPA.

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.

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