MINERS

Nickevea Wilson
 Nickevea Wilson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kingston, Jamaica

Last College:
University of Turabo

Position:
Jumps

Experience:
1L

07/08/2014

UTEP Miners Shine at Trials

UTEP track and field sprinter Aiyanna Stiverne will be going for gold in the 4x400m relay at the 2014 World Junior Championships.

06/16/2014

Miners Of The Week: June 16

UTEP Athletics Honors Anthony Rotich & Nickevea Wilson

06/13/2014

Pearson and Wilson Rank Top 15 at Nationals

Jallycia Pearson and Nickevea Wilson represent the UTEP track women's team on the third day of NCAAs.

06/12/2014

Rotich Advances to Finals at the 2014 NCAA Championships

Anthony Rotich Advances to the finals in the 3,000m steeplechase.

06/09/2014

Miners Earn Mountain Region Honors

Anthony Rotich and assistant coach Lacena Golding Clarke earn Mountain Region Honors.

04/13/2013

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2014 Indoor: Competed in the long jump, triple jump and 60m dash ... named an All-American after finishing eighth at the NCAA Championships in the triple jump with a distance of 12.87m (42-2.75) ... collected a first-place finish at the C-USA Championships in the triple jump with season-best a distance of 13.13m (43-1) setting a Birmingham Crossplex record and ranked ninth in the country ... won an individual title at the Texas A&M Invitational in the triple jump ... claimed second-place finishes at the Lobo Collegiate Open in the long jump and Cherry & Silver Invitational in the triple jump ... ran the 60m dash at the Cherry & Silver Invitational.

Outdoor:Named to the All-American second team for the triple jump ... part of women's team that finished second overall at the C-USA Championships ... finished 10th at the NCAA Championships with a triple jump wind aided distance of 12.84m (42-01.50) ... took the C-USA title in the triple jump posting the sixth longest jump in the country ... finished sixth in the triple jump at the NCAA West Preliminary with a length of 12.89m (42-03.50) ... notched a third-place finish at the Drake Relays with a triple jump distance of 12.93m (42-5.25) ... took home first place at the UTEP Invitation with a season best of 13.07m (42-10.75) ... finished second in the long jump at the Don Kirby Tailwind with a leap of 5.74m (18-10) ... notched an eighth-place finish in the triple jump of 12.65m (41-6) at the Texas Relays ... final leg of the 4X100m team that placed third at the C-USA Championships with a time of 45.05.​


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).