Juniors Elphas Mayio and Anthony Rotich were named to the Conference USA Track and Field All-Academic team.
Jallycia Pearson sets a new meet record in the heptathlon while the men's distance team secures a one-two-three finish in the 10,000m run.
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The Miners concluded a full day of action at Texas Relays and dominated the track.
The Miners head to Austin, Texas for the highly competitive Texas Relays.
2014 Indoor: Claimed gold in the 5,000m run at the Texas A&M Invitational with season-best time of 14:29.64...placed second in the 5,000m run at the C-USA Championships...registered a season-best finish of 8:31.02 in the 3,000m run at the C-USA Championships...garnered bronze in the 3,000m run at the Don Kirby T&F Elite Invitational... was part of the men's team that took first overall at the C-USA Championships.
2014 Outdoor: Ranked 12th in the nation with a bronze performance of 14:30.30 in the 5,000m run at the Texas Relays...claimed silver in the 10,000m run at the C-USA Championships with a season-best time of 30.45.99...placed third in the 3,000m run with a season-best of 8:56.61 at the Don Kirby Tailwind...finished in the top five in the 5,000m run at the C-USA Championships...registered a season-best of 4:06.15 in the 1,500m run at the UTEP Springtime...was part of the men's team that took silver overall at the C-USA Championships.
2013 Indoor: Competed in the 5,000m run for the first time at the Conference USA Championships where he posted 14:44.70 finishing eighth overall...posted a season best of 8:34.96 in the 3,000m run at the C-USA Championship...recorded a time of 8:49.84 in the 3,000m at the Cherry & Silver Invitational earning 12th place.
2013 Outdoor: Opened the season with a personal-best time of 29:41.19 in the 10,000m registered at the Stanford Invitational...recorded a silver finish at the Conference USA Championships in the 10,000m run (30:31.75) and went on to take fourth place in the 5,000m...claimed gold at the UTEP Springtime in the 3,000m run with a time of 8:59.13
2012 Indoor: Clocked in a time of 9:02.36 in the men's 3,000m at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational ... posted a time of 4:39.17 in the mile run at the Texas A&M Invitational.
2012 Outdoor:Placed fourth in the 10,000m run at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 31:00.54 .... Clocked in a personal-best of 30:22.40 in the 10,000m at Drake Relays finishing 12th overall ... took fifth at the Don Kirby Invitational in the 3,000m run with a time of 8:56.57.