MINERS

A-Shawni Mitchell
 A-Shawni Mitchell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kingston, Jamaica

High School:
Wolmer's Boys School

Position:
Sprints

07/24/2014

Six Miners Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

Six Miners earned spots on the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic team.

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.

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

2014 Indoor: lead the 4x400m relay to a silver finish with a season best of 3:12.27 at the Cherry & Silver Invitational...crossed the finish line third in the 600m run at the Lobo Collegiate Open with a season-best time of 1:20.88...recorded a season-best performance of 48.18 in the 400m dash at the Cherry & Silver Invitational...clocked in a time of 21.78 in the 200m dash at the Cherry & Silver Invitational...was part of the men's team that took first overall at the C-USA Championships.

2014 Outdoor: Registered a season-best time of 47.13 to place in the top five at the C-USA Championship...claimed silver in the 200m dash at the Don Kirby Tailwind...captured bronze in the 400m dash at the UTEP Invitational...paced the 4x200m to a season-best performance of 1:25.46 to finish in the top six at the Drake Relays...led the 4x200m relay to place in the top eight at the Texas Relays...guided the 4x400m relay to a season-best time of 3:09.79 to place eighth at the Texas Relays and rank 18th in the nation...helped the 4x400m relay to claim gold at the UTEP Invitational and bronze at the UTEP Springtime...competed at the NCAA West Preliminary in the 400m dash and 4x400m relay...was part of the men's team that took silver overall at the C-USA Championships.

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.

2013Outdoor: 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).

2012 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.