MINERS

Mariah Bowers
 Mariah Bowers

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Gilbert, Ariz.

Last College:
Central Arizona College

2013 (SENIOR): Posted a career best 20:03.19 for the 5K at the C-USA Championships ... also ran the 5K for the Miners at the Lobo Invitational, Kachina Classic and Notre Dame Invitational ... finished 10th at the Kachina Classic against I-10 rival New Mexico State ... placed 14th overall at the Lori Fitzgerald in the 4,001 meter run ... competed in both the Pre-National Invitational and NCAA Mt. Region Championships in the 6K.

2012 (JUNIOR): Posted a personal-best time of 20:02.8 in the 5K run at the Conference USA Championship ... finished the 6K run at the NCAA Pre-Nationals with a time of 24:38.5 ... represented the Orange and Blue at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships.

PRIOR TO UTEP: 2011 (Central Arizona College) Outdoor: Posted a personal-best of 56.42 in the 400m at the Puma Outdoor Invitational ... took gold in the women's 800m recording a time of 2:14.75 at the 2011 Region I Championships ... finished third overall at the 2011 NJCAA Outdoor Championships in the women's 800m clocking in a time of 2:13.23 ... took bronze in the 400m registering a time of 57.81 at the 2011 Region I Championships ... a member of the 4x400 relay team that finished third with a time of 3:44.37 at the 2011 NJCAA Outdoor Championships.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Corbett Bowers and Heather Currington ... majoring in Art Therapy ... born in Sacramento, Calif. on August 28, 1990 ... has four siblings (Briana, Jordan, Olivia, and Jonas).