UTEP Athletics Honors Abiola Onakoya & Yolanda Suggs
Abiola Onakoya proved to be a tough competitor taking the track in three events and dominating the race at the UTEP Invitational.
The Miners concluded a full day of action at Texas Relays and dominated the field.
The UTEP track and field set to compete in the 86th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.
The UTEP track and field team concluded their first meet of the outdoor season at the UTEP Springtime meet.
2012: Indoor: Crossed the finish line fifth at the Conference USA Championships with a season-best of 7.47 in the 60m dash ... took bronze at the Blue and Orange Opener in the 60m with a time of 7.56 ... finished fifth in the 60m at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational ... a member of the 4x400m relay team that registered a season-best of 3:47.21 at the Cherry and Silver Invitational taking second place overall ... lead the 4x400m relay team to a silver finish at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational ... boosted the 4x400m relay team to a third place finish at the Blue and Orange Opener.
Outdoor: Posted a personal-best of 23.89 in the 200m dash at the Texas Tech Red Raider Open earning a bid to the NCAA West Preliminary Championships ... clocked in a time of 24.41 in the 200m at the NCAA West Preliminary Round ... recorded a season-best of 11.86 in the 100m claiming fourth place at the UTEP Springtime meet ... part of the 4x100m relay squad that was ranked 48th in the nation with a season-best time of 44.65 set at the UTEP Springtime meet ... a member of the 4x100m relay team that took fourth place at the C-USA Championships.
Before UTEP: 2011 (New Mexico Junior College): Lead the women's 4x400m relay to a third-place finish posting a time of 3:47.13 at the 2011 NJCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships ... registered a career-best of 57.59 in the women's indoor 400m at the UNM Don Kirby Invitational ... recorded a career-best in the women's indoor 55m with a time of 7.07 at the Texas Tech Octagonal Meet ... finished second in the 100m dash with a time of 11.82 at the 2011 Texas Tech Open.