The UTEP track and field team concluded their first meet of the outdoor season at the UTEP Springtime meet.
n the first day of the New Mexico Classic, Donovant Grant took first in the men's long jump.
The Miners return to action at the New Mexico Classic on Friday and Saturday.
The UTEP track and field team will open the indoor season at the Cherry and Silver Invitational.
The UTEP track and field teams opened the 2012 season posting 23 top-five finishes
The Miners competed at the 2012 DonKirby Invitational on April 7, 2012.
2012: Indoor: Recorded a personal-best of 11.68m (38-04.00) in the triple jump at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational ... competed at the Conference USA Championships in the triple jump and long jump posting marks of 11.62m and 5.32m, respectively ... finished eighth in the triple jump with a jump of 11.56m (37-11.25) at the Texas A&M Invitational.
Outdoor: Registered a season-best of 5.62m (18-05.25) in the long jump finishing third at the UTEP Springtime meet ... secured a mark of 5.44m (17-10.25) in the long jump at the Don Kirby Invitational ... finished eighth in the triple jump at the Don Kirby Invitational with a jump of 11.65m (38-02.75) ... posted a sixth place finish with a mark of 11.53m (37-10.00) in the triple jump at the UTEP Springtime.
High School: Was named the 2011 El Paso Times `Girls' Track and Field MVP ... set a personal-best mark of 18' 8.25 at the 2011 UIL 4A State Track and Field Championships earning her a bronze medal in the long jump ... finished first in the long jump (18' 3.50) and second in the triple jump (38' 2.00) at the 2011 Regional 1-4A Championships.