The UTEP men's track and field team have moved up to secure the No. 25 spot in the USTFCCCA Division I team rankings.
A Cumulative 3.75 GPA Is Required To Earn Medal
Abiola Onakoya proved to be a tough competitor taking the track in three events and dominating the race at the UTEP Invitational.
Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.
The men's 4x400m relay wrapped up Saturday on a high note posting the 12th-fastest time in the nation at Texas Relays.
High School: Became the first state qualifier for Terrell High School since 2005 ... a three time regional qualifier ... took first place at the 2012 UIL District 15-4A Track & Field Championships in the 400m with a time of 49.07 ... claimed gold in the 400m at the 2012 Region II-4A meet clocking in a time of 48.58 ... finished fourth at the 2012 UIL 4A State Track and Field meet crossing the finish line with a personal-best of 48.03 in the 400m ... a member of the 4x400m relay team that earned bronze at the 2012 District 15-4A Championships ... took silver at the 2011 District 15-4a in the 400m with a time of 48.76.
Personal: Son of Carnell and Sheritah Horn ... majoring in biomedical engineering ... born in Terrell, Texas on August 22, 1994 ... is a Special Olympics volunteer ... has two siblings.