Karina Garcia
 Karina Garcia


Mexico City, Mexico

Last College:
Universidad Tecnologico Milenio




22 Miners Qualify for NCAA West Preliminary Round

The UTEP track and field team heads to Austin for the 2012 NCAA West Preliminary Rounds.


Men's Team Leads C-USA Championships

The men's team takes the lead in the first day of competition at the 2012 C-USA Championships.


Distance Team Post Personal-Best Times at Stanford Invitational

Senior Justice Chirchir and freshman Anthony Rotich post personal-best times at the 2012 Stanford Invitational on Friday night.


Miners Ready to Showcase Talents at Don Kirby Invitational

The UTEP track and field team will compete in the Don Kirby Invitational this weekend.


Rotich Post Personal-Best in Texas Relays

Freshman Anthony Rotich clocks in the fifth-fastest time in the nation


UTEP Springtime. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

2011: Indoor: Posted a career-best time of 10:15.03 in the 3,000m run at the Conference USA Championships ... took seventh-place in the 5,000m run with a time of 17:41.09 at the conference championships ... crossed the finish line at 10:21.24 in the 300m run at the Texas A&M Invitational.

Outdoor: Took bronze in the 10,000m run recording a time of 36:56.00 at the Conference USA Championships ... finished third at Drake Relays clocking in a time of 35:13.94 ... posted a season-best time of 17:25.22 in the 5,00m run at the conference championships.

2010: Indoor:Recorded the seventh best all-time performance in UTEP history in the 5,000-meter run posting a time of 17:49.85 finishing 13th at the Conference USA Championships ... took silver in the 5,000m run at the Texas Tech Invitational, 18:01.05 ... finished seventh at the Texas A&M Challenge in the 3,000m run with a time of 10:10.98.

Outdoor: Took bronze at the Drake Relays in the 10,000-meter run clocking in at 36:11.64, the time ranks fifth all-time in UTEP history ... finished sixth at the C-USA Championships in the 5,000m, 36:17.07 ... claimed the 3,000m crown at the Springtime Invitational, 10:31.76.

: Majoring in psychology...daughter of Maria del Rosario Barrios and Jose M. Garcia...has three sisters (Karla, Cinthya and Kathya) and one brother (Jose Manuel)...sister Kathya is a member of the Miner squad...born Dec. 3, 1987.