MINERS

A-Shawni Mitchell
 A-Shawni Mitchell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Kingston, Jamaica

High School:
Wolmer's Boys School

Position:
Sprints

05/31/2014

Miners Wrap Up NCAA West Preliminary

The UTEP track and field team add two more individuals and a relay team to the NCAA Championship roster.

05/29/2014

Boit and Uwakwe Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals

Freshmen Cosmas Boit and Florence Uwakwe advance toNCAA West Quarterfinals.

05/28/2014

Nineteen Miners Qualify for NCAA West Preliminary

A group of nine men, eight women and three relay teams will represent the Miners at the highly-competitive meet.

05/17/2014

Miners Advance to the Finals at C-USA Championships

The Miners advance to the finals after setting qualifying times on third day of the C-USA Championships.

05/01/2014

Miners Ready to Showcase Talent at Don Kirby Tailwind

The UTEP track and field team is set to compete in the Don Kirby Tailwind Open.

04/12/2014

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

04/13/2013

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/23/2013

UTEP Springtime, 2013

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2013: Indoor: Helped the Miners 4x400m relay team post top-three performances in the last three meets of the season...guided the 4x400m relay team to a gold medal finish at the C-USA Championship with a season-best time of 3:14.02.

Outdoor: Registered top-five performances in the 400m in all three regular season meets...recorded a season best of 46.90 in the 400m at the UTEP Invitational...took silver at the Conference USA Championships in the 400m dash (47.11)...a part of the 4x400m relay team that advanced to the NCAA Championships...a member of the 4x400m relay team that posted a season-best time of 3:06.88 at the NCAA West Preliminaries...claimed gold at the C-USA Championship as a part of the 4x400m relay team.

2012:Indoor:A member of the 4x400m relay team that broke the C-USA Championship record as they crossed the finish line with a time of 3:11.64 ... finished third at the Conference USA Indoor Championships in the 400m dash with a career-best of 48.10 and placed fourth in the distance medley relay with a time of 10:04.05 ... clocked in a time of 48.46 at the Texas A&M Invitational taking eighth place overall ... part of the 4x400m relay team that claimed gold at the Cherry and Silver Invitational (3:16.31) ... clinched bronze as a member of the 4x400m relay team at the Texas A&M Invitational (3:12.98).

Outdoor: Ranked 50th in the nation in the men's 400m after taking bronze at the UTEP Springtime with a 46.38 ... participated in the Conference USA Championships and the NCAA West Preliminary.

Before UTEP: Took third-place at the 2009 IAAF World Youth Championships posting a time of 49.47 in the men's 400m ... recorded a personal-best in the 400m with a time of 48.25.

Personal: Majoring in Mechanical Engineering ... son of Frank Mitchell and Marcia Dyer.

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