MINERS

Jackline Ekai
 Jackline Ekai

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Nairobi, Kenya

High School:
Ndururumo

2012 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
2011 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

2012 (Junior): Clocked in a season best at the Kachina Classic with a time of 19:18 finishing in 14th place overall in the 5K run ... represented the Miners at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships and set a time of 26:04.8 in the 6K.

2011 (Sophomore): Registered a personal-best of 18:23.6 at the Conference USA Championships and finished 29th overall ... placed ninth at the Kachina Classic with a time of 18:41.7 ... opened the season with a 18th place finish at the Lobo Invitational clocking in a time of 20:14.9 ... ran a 23:16.0 in the 6K at the NCAA Mountain Regional.

Personal: Full name is Jackline Ekai... born Dec. 25, 1992 in Kenya... major is political science and government ...daughter to Mary Ekai and David Lokemer ... has three siblings (Telistus Nawoi, Shamir Mugah, and Shellymyre Lokuawi).