The UTEP men's track and field team have moved up to secure the No. 25 spot in the USTFCCCA Division I team rankings.
A Cumulative 3.75 GPA Is Required To Earn Medal
Abiola Onakoya proved to be a tough competitor taking the track in three events and dominating the race at the UTEP Invitational.
Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.
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: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.