MINERS

Lidia Hernandez
 Lidia Hernandez

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Andress

Last College:
EPCC

Event:
Throws

04/11/2013

School-Record 139 UTEP Student-Athletes make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.

04/06/2013

Wilson and Tarango Shine at Texas Tech Open

Wilson and Tarango dominated the competition at the Texas Tech Open on Saturday.

01/31/2013

Miners Ready to Compete at the New Mexico Classic

The Miners return to action at the New Mexico Classic on Friday and Saturday.

03/27/2012

138 Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

138 student-athletes earn placement on the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2012: Redshirted.

2011: Indoor: Registered an indoor season-best mark of 12.05m (39-06.50) in the shot put at the Texas A&M Invitational ... finished 17th at the 2011 Indoor Conference USA Championships ... threw 11.70m (38-04.75) in the shot put at the Lobo Open.

Outdoor: Took fifth-place at the UTEP Invitational with a season-best throw of 12.19m (40-00) ... at the C-USA Championships posted a mark of 12.04m (39-06) taking 18th overall.

High School:Three-time all-district selection and shot put champion (2006-09) ... also played volleyball and basketball at Chapin High School ... member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society.

Personal:
Daughter of Victor and Irma Hernandez ... majoring in nursing ... has one sister, Clarissa ... born August 3, 1991 in El Paso, Texas.