Jallycia Pearson sets a new meet record in the heptathlon while the men's distance team secures a one-two-three finish in the 10,000m run.
Miners capture top performances at the Texas Tech Open.
UTEP track & field kicks off the outdoor season on a high note.
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.
2014 Indoor: Clocked in a season-best time of 8:49.82 in the 3,000m run at the Texas A&M Invitational...registered a season-best of 4:29.09 in the mile run at the Lobo Collegiate Open...helped the distance medley relay to a top-five finish at the C-USA Championship... was part of the men's team that took first overall at the C-USA Championships.
2014 Outdoor: Garnered bronze in the 5,000m run with a season-best time of 15:00.04 at the C-USA Championships...claimed gold in the 5,000m run at the UTEP Springtime...placed third in the 10,000m run at the C-USA Championships with a season-best time of 31:11.16...took silver in the 3,000m run at the Don Kirby Tailwind with a season-best performance of 8:55.69...finished in the top four in the 5,000m run at the Texas Tech Open...was part of the men's team that took silver overall at the C-USA Championships.
Personal: Son of Erick Kimaiyo and Grace Jemutai...brother of Nelly Jekoech...majoring in Civil Engineering.