UTEP Athletics Honors Anthony Rotich & Greta Kerekes As The Miners Of The Week
The Miners conclude a full day of action at the Don Kirby Tailwind with 12 crowns.
The UTEP track and field team is set to compete in the Don Kirby Tailwind Open.
The UTEP track and field team is ready to take the track once again at the annual Drake Relays.
UTEP proved to be a tough competitor taking nine gold crowns at the annual UTEP Invitational.
Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese
Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese and Ivan Pierre Aguirre
2014 Indoor:Ran a season-best of 8.57 in the 60m hurdle at the C-USA Championship ... won the Don Kirby Invitational in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.60 ... won the 200m dash at the Lobo Collegiate Open with a time of 26.76.
Outdoor: Part of women's team that finished second overall at the C-USA Championships ... opened up the outdoor circuit with a third-place finish in the 100m hurdles at the UTEP Springtime ... finished fourth at the UTEP Invitational in the 100m hurdles ... racked up two sixth-place finishes in the 100m hurdles, and 100m hurdles at the Don Kirby Tailwind with times of 13.94 and 12.23, respectively.
Before UTEP: 2012-2013 (Nebraska): As a freshman posted a career-best mark of 7.97 in the 60m and notched a season-best time of 27.42 in the 200m at the Mark Colligan Memorial... finished 12th in the 60-meter hurdles at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships...took first place at the Pre-Drake meet with a time of 14.29 in the 100m hurdles and competed in the 200m and 4x100m relay team...was named to the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll three consecutive times.
High School: Claimed the Hungarian Junior Championship crown in both the 60m and 100m hurdles... competed at the 2009 IAAF World Youth Championships in the 100 hurdles (14.39)... ran the second leg of Hungary's 4x100m relay in 2009 that set the national youth record with a time of 46.71... reset the record the following year as the third leg with a time of 45.67... won the 100m Hungarian Junior title in 2010 with a personal-best time of 13.78... went on to compete at the IAAF World Junior Championships... won the National Junior title in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.54.
Personal: Daughter of Csaba Kerekes and Edit Fekete...sister of Norbert...majoring in Marketing...born in Debrecen, Hungry on October 9,1992.