MINERS

Nickevea Wilson
 Nickevea Wilson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kingston, Jamaica

Last College:
University of Turabo

Position:
Jumps

Experience:
1L

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).

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