A group of nine men, eight women and three relay teams will represent the Miners at the highly-competitive meet.
The UTEP track and field team is prepared to take on the competition at the 2014 C-USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
The Miners conclude a full day of action at the Don Kirby Tailwind with 12 crowns.
The distance medley relay team defended its title as it stormed past the competition at Drake Relays.
The UTEP track and field team is ready to take the track once again at the annual Drake 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.