MINERS

Juan Blanco
 Juan Blanco

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Eastwood High School

Experience:
HS

11/09/2012

Kimaiyo Claims Title at NCAA Mountain Region Championships

Kimaiyo claimed the women's crown at the 2012 NCAA Cross Country Mountain Region Championships.

10/29/2012

Miners Claim Individual Titles at C-USA Championships

Anthony Rotich and Risper Kimaiyo declared the 2012 Conference USA individual titles.

10/13/2012

Rotich is Victorious at NCAA Pre-National Meet

Freshman Anthony Rotich finished first at the 2012 NCAA Pre-National meet

09/29/2012

Miners Finish Second at Cowboy Jamboree

Miners Rotich and Kimaiyo claimed second place at Cowboy Jamboree on Saturday.

09/27/2012

Miners to Challenge No. 2 Oklahoma State

The cross country team returns to action on Saturday at the Cowboy Jamboree.

2012 All-C-USA Third Team Honoree
2011 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

2012 (Sophomore): Registered a personal best of 24:53.5 in the 8K at the NCAA Pre-National meet ... received 2012 All-Conference USA third team honors after clocking in a time of 25:27.8 ... took seventh-place at the Lori Fitzgerald meet with a time of 15:46.23 in the men's 5K ... competed at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships and recorded a time of 32:29.8 in the 10K.

2011 (Freshman): Earned 2011 Cross Country All-Conference USA Third Team honors ... clocked in a personal-best of 25:18.4 in the men's 8K at the C-USA Championships ... finished ninth at the Lori Fitzgerald with a time of 22:09.8 in the 7K run ... competed in the NCAA Mountain Regional and posted a time of 32:52.0 in the 10K ... crossed the finish line with a time of 26:10 at the Notre Dame Invitational.

High School: Placed fifth at the 2011 Class 5A UIL Track and Field State Championships clocking a personal-best of 4:11.48 in the 1600m race ... claimed the crown at the Region 1-5A meet with a time of 4:17.06 in the 1600m ... set a personal-best at the Region 1-5A meet in the 3200m race placing third overall ... crossed the finish line at 15:45.70 at the Region I Championship setting a new personal-best in the three mile race, placing 21st overall.

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