MINERS

Sven Zellner
 Sven Zellner

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Iggingen, Germany

Position:
Sprints/Hurdles

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.

05/17/2014

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.

05/02/2014

Miners Run the Show at Don Kirby Tailwind

The Miners conclude a full day of action at the Don Kirby Tailwind with 12 crowns.

04/12/2014

Miners Post Top Finishes at UTEP Invitational

UTEP proved to be a tough competitor taking nine gold crowns at the annual UTEP Invitational.

04/05/2014

Distance Runners Lead the Way at Texas Tech Open

Miners capture top performances at the Texas Tech Open.

04/12/2014

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/22/2014

UTEP Springtime Invitational. Photos by MPR and IPA.

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese and Ivan Pierre Aguirre

04/13/2013

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2014 Indoor: Garnered bronze in the 60m hurdles at the C-USA Championships with a season-best time of 8.07...claimed silver in the 60m hurdles at the Lobo Collegiate Open...placed in the top five in the 60m hurdles at the Texas A&M Invitational...registered a season-best time of 22.37 in the 200m dash at the Lobo Collegiate Open... was part of the men's team that took first overall at the C-USA Championships.

2014 Outdoor:Garnered gold in the 110m hurdles with a season-best time of 14.09 at the UTEP Invitational...claimed gold in the 110m hurdles at the UTEP Springtime and Don Kirby Tailwind...crossed the finish line third in the 110m hurdles at the Texas Tech Open...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 4x100m relay to a bronze-medal finish at the UTEP Springtime... was part of the men's team that took silver overall at the C-USA Championships...qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary in the 110m hurdles.

2013: Indoor: Registered a season-best time of 8.45 in the 60m hurdles at the C-USA Championship...competed at the New Mexico Classic and Texas A&M Invitational in the 60m hurdles.

Outdoor:Finished fifth with a season best of 14.41 in the 110 hurdles at the UTEP Invitational ... placed sixth in the 110m hurdles with a wind-aided time of 14:52 at the UTEP Springtime Meet.


Before UTEP:
Registered a personal-best time of 11.00 in the 100m at the 2012 Bargau meet ... posted a time of 14.45 in the 110m hurdles at the 2012 Karlsruhe Regional U23 Ch. ... clocked in a time of 13.78 in the 110m hurdles at the 2009 Reichenbach Süddeutsche Meisterschaft ... crossed the finish line with a time of 22.30 in the 200m at the 2009 Besigheim Abendsportfest.

Personal: Son of Elhe and Uwe Zellner ... born on July 16, 1992 ... majoring in engineering ... has two siblings (Manuel and Pascal).