UTEP track and field sprinter Aiyanna Stiverne will be going for gold in the 4x400m relay at the 2014 World Junior Championships.
UTEP Athletics Honors Anthony Rotich & Nickevea Wilson
Jallycia Pearson and Nickevea Wilson represent the UTEP track women's team on the third day of NCAAs.
Anthony Rotich Advances to the finals in the 3,000m steeplechase.
Anthony Rotich and assistant coach Lacena Golding Clarke earn Mountain Region Honors.
Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese
2013: Indoor: Claimed gold at the Conference USA Championships with a personal best of 12.92 (42-04.75) set in the triple jump ... opened the season with a third-place finish in the triple jump at the New Mexico Classic ... recorded a season best of 5.65m (18-06.50) in the long jump at the Cherry and Silver Invitational.
Outdoor: Posted 10 top-10 finishes during the season ... claimed gold in the triple jump at the Texas Tech Open with a mark of 12.72m (41-08.75) ranking her 43rd in the nation ... qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary Championship in the triple jump and finished 12th with a wind aided leap of 12.76m (41-10.50) ... finished 17th overall at the NCAA Championship in the triple jump with a jump of 12.77m (41-10.75).
Before UTEP: Registered a personal-best mark of 43-4.75 in the triple jump at the Jamaica Olympic Trails finishing fourth overall ... posted a season best of 18-10.75 in the long jump at the 6th Ponce Grand Prix ... took eighth place in the long jump with a personal-best time of 19-4.25 at the 2011 Jamaica International Invitational.
Personal: Daughter of Paulette Baker and Rupert Wilson ... majoring in nursing ... has one sibling (Nicholas).