The UTEP men's track and field team have moved up to secure the No. 25 spot in the USTFCCCA Division I team rankings.
Abiola Onakoya proved to be a tough competitor taking the track in three events and dominating the race at the UTEP Invitational.
The UTEP track and field team will take the track one last time at home as they host the UTEP Invitational.
29 Miners will travel to Lubbock, Texas to compete in the Texas Tech Open on Saturday.
The men's 4x400m relay wrapped up Saturday on a high note posting the 12th-fastest time in the nation at Texas Relays.
2012: Indoor: Posted a personal-best of 21.81 in the 200m dash prelims at the Conference USA Championships ... Finished fifth overall in the 200m dash at the C-USA Championships ... member of the 4x400 distance medley team who crossed the finish line sixth at the Texas A&M Invitational with a time of 10:30.31.
Outdoor: Claimed bronze in the 200m dash at the Conference USA Championship with the time of 21:48 ... registered a career-best of 21.26 in the 200m dash at the UTEP Springtime ... part of the 4x100m relay team that posted a season-best of 40.17 at the UTEP Springtime meet, earning the squad a spot at the NCAA Preliminary round ... member of the 4x100m relay team that competed at the NCAA West Preliminary Championships and finished 14th overall with a time of 40.20 ... took silver at the C-USA Championships as a member of the 4x100m relay ... participated in the 100m dash at the C-USA Championships and finished sixth with a time of 10.92.
High School: Took first place in the 200m posting a time of 21.79 at the District 7-5A Championships ... finished third at the Region 1-5A Track and Field Championships in the 200m (21.85) ... part of the 4x200m relay team (88.56) that took first and second in the 4x400m relay (3:21.39) at the District 7-5A Championships.