MINERS

Zachary Newman Jr.
 Zachary Newman Jr.

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Germersheim, Germany

High School:
Valley Vista High School

Position:
Sprints/Jumps

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

2014 Indoor: Registered a season-best leap of 6.86m (22-6.25) at the C-USA Championships...recorded a season-best of 7.14 in the 60m dash at the Lobo Collegiate Open...placed in the top nine in the long jump at the Lobo Collegiate Open...clocked in a season-best of 22.49 in the 200m dash at the Don Kirby T&F Elite Invitational... was part of the men's team that took first overall at the C-USA Championships.

2014 Outdoor: Claimed bronze in the long jump with a wind aided leap of 6.83m (22-5) at the Don Kirby Tailwind...placed in the top six in the 200m dash at the Don Kirby Tailwind...paced 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.

High School: Posted 13 top-10 finishes and three gold crowns as a senior...set a personal best of 50.58 in the 400m at the Westside Invitational...finished first in the 4x400m relay at the Northwest Regional Invitational with a time of 3:20.30...recorded a personal best of 22-6.25'' in the long jump at the Chandler Invitational capturing first place...was a four year honor roll student at Valley Vista.

Personal: Son of Zachary and Heike Newman...brother of Randi, Calesio, and Deshawn...majoring in Physical Therapy with a minor in Business...Born in Germershein, Germany on July 29, 1995.