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Anthony Wright
 Anthony Wright

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Germersheim, Germany

High School:
Lakes

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
08/17/1990

04/23/2013

Men's Track and Field Ranks 25th Nationally

The UTEP men's track and field team have moved up to secure the No. 25 spot in the USTFCCCA Division I team rankings.

04/13/2013

Onakoya Proves to be a Triple Threat at UTEP Invitational

Abiola Onakoya proved to be a tough competitor taking the track in three events and dominating the race at the UTEP Invitational.

04/12/2013

Miners Host UTEP Invitational

The UTEP track and field team will take the track one last time at home as they host the UTEP Invitational.

04/05/2013

UTEP Set for Texas Tech Open

29 Miners will travel to Lubbock, Texas to compete in the Texas Tech Open on Saturday.

03/30/2013

Relay Team Registers 12th-Fastest Time in the Nation

The men's 4x400m relay wrapped up Saturday on a high note posting the 12th-fastest time in the nation at Texas Relays.

04/13/2013

UTEP Invitational

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/23/2013

UTEP Springtime, 2013

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

05/09/2012

Don Kirby Invitational

The Miners competed at the 2012 DonKirby Invitational on April 7, 2012.

04/14/2012

UTEP Invitational. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

03/24/2012

UTEP Springtime. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

2012: Indoor: Claimed gold at the C-USA Championships in the 60m dash clocking in a season-best of 6.74 ... posted a time of 6.78 in the prelims of the 60m at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational earning a spot in the finals, where he finished second with a time of 6.80 ... crossed the finish line sixth in the 60m at the Texas A&M Invitational (6.83) ... recorded a season-best of 21.74 in the 200m at the Texas A&M Invitational ... finished eighth at the Cherry and Silver Invitational in the 200m (21.91).

Outdoor: Took gold at the C-USA Championships in the 100m with a time of 10.51 ... competed in the NCAA West Preliminary Championships in the 100m and posted a season-best of 10.38 in the prelims, earned a spot in the finals and finishing 25th overall (10.56) ... claimed silver medals at the C-USA Championships in the 200m (21.38), 4x100m relay (40.50) and 4x400m relay (3:09.20) ... a member of the 4x100m relay and 4x400m relay that posted season-best at the UTEP Springtime with times of 40.17 and 3:07.98, respectively ... helped the 4x100m relay (40.20) and 4x400m (3:09.36) relay finish 14th overall at the NCAA West Preliminary Championships ... crossed the finish line second at the UTEP Invitational (10.29 W: 5.6) ... participated in the 4x400m relay at Texas Relays and led the squad to a fifth place finish.

2011: Indoor: Took first place at the Lobo Open in the 60m dash with a season-best time of 6.90 ... posted a season-best time of 23.31 in the 200m dash at the C-USA Championships ... finished 15th at the UNM Invitational in the 600m run with a time of 1:30.36.

Outdoor: Earned USTFCCCA All-American honorable mention in the 4x100m relay ... took gold in the 4x100m relay (40.21) at the C-USA Championships ... part of the 4x100m relay team that finished 19th at the NCAA Championships with a time of 40.37 ... part of the 4x100m relay team that claimed first place at the UTEP Invitational with a season-best time of 39.64 ... took fourth place in the 100m dash (10.68) and the 200m dash (21.57) at the C-USA Championship ... participated in the NCAA West Preliminary in the 100m dash with a time of 10.75.

High School:Won the Washington state title in the 100m in 2009 with a time of 10.86 ... West Central District 3A 2009 champion in the 100m (10.98) and runner-up as part of the 4x100m relay ... Western Cascade Conference champion in the 100m and in the 4x100m relay.

Personal:
Undecided major ... son of Cardale and Ingrid Wright ... has one sister (Bianca) and one brother (Chriss).

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