Eight Miners are selected to the 2012 USTFCCCA All-Academic team
UTEP's Olsson, Jackson and Menez have been selected to the 2012 C-USA All-Academic Team.
The UTEP track and field men's team in second at the 2012 C-USA Outdoor Championships.
The men's team takes the lead in the first day of competition at the 2012 C-USA Championships.
In a photo finish sophomore Janice Jackson finishes third.
Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre
2011: Indoor: Finished fourth in the pentathlon with 3,680 points at the Conference USA Championships .... part of the 4x400m relay team that clocked in a time of 3:52.89 at the conference championships ... posted a season-best time of 9.02 in the 60-meter hurdles at the Lobo Open ... recorded a mark of 1.63m (5-04.25) in the high jump at the Texas A&M Invitational.
2010 (Sophomore): Indoor:Competed in the pentathlon during the Conference USA Championships where she finished fourth with 3600 pts. ... finished eighth at the Texas Tech Invitational in the high jump with 1.59m (5-02.50) ... ran a 8.50 during the Texas Tech Invitational in the 55m hurdles, her time of 8:49 during the preliminary round ranks fourth best in UTEP history ... her time in the 60m hurdles of 8.80 posted at the Frank Invitational ranks third in the school record books ... part of the 4x400m relay team that took silver at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 3:46.83.
Outdoor: Scored 4894 points, second best in school history, at the conference championships where she finished third ... ranks sixth all-time in the 100m hurdles with a 14.25 performance set twice, first at the Springtime Invitational and again at the Don Kirby Invitational.
Personal: Marine is the daughter of Anne and Pascal Menez ... is an only child ... born in Lille, France.