MINERS

Fayon Gonzales
 Fayon Gonzales

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
St. Catherine, Jamaica

High School:
St. Jago High School

Event:
Throws

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.

05/01/2014

Miners Ready to Showcase Talent at Don Kirby Tailwind

The UTEP track and field team is set to compete in the Don Kirby Tailwind Open.

04/10/2014

Miners to Host Last Outdoor Home Meet of 2014

The UTEP track and field team will take the track one last time at home as they host the UTEP Invitational.

04/10/2014

School-Record 140 UTEP Student-Athletes Make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

A Cumulative GPA Of 3.0 Is Required

03/01/2014

Miners Conquer Day One of Conference USA Championships

The UTEP track team wrapped up the first day of competition at the 2014 Conference USA Championship.

04/12/2014

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/23/2013

UTEP Springtime, 2013

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2014 Indoor: Competed in the weighted throw five times during the campaign ... registered a season-high toss of 15.18m (49-09.75) and placed 10th at the Texas A&M Invitational ... notched an 11th-place finish at the Lobo Collegiate Open ... tallied an 18th-place finish at the C-USA Championships with a 13.78m (45-2.5) toss.

Outdoor: Recorded two first-place finishes on the year with the javelin throw at the UTEP Invitational and Don Kirby Tailwind ... part of women's team that finished second overall at the C-USA Championships ... finished fifth at the C-USA Championships in the javelin throw with a mark of 42.09m (138-1) ... recorded a season-best mark of 47.82m (156-11) in the hammer throw at the C-USA Championships ... threw the discus at the UTEP Invitational for a ninth-place finish.

Before UTEP: Took bronze at the 2012 Jamaica National Championship meet in the javelin throw with a mark of 33.17m ... recorded a toss of 41.30m in the discus throw at the Jamaica National Championship meet ... registered a personal-best throw of 46.14m in the discus throw.

Personal: Daughter of Tets and Lorenza Gonzales ... majoring in physical therapy ... born on April 25, 1993 in St. Andrew, Jamaica ... has three siblings (Kemar Davis, Adrian and Kim Gonzales).