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Abel Koskey
 Abel Koskey

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Eldoret, Kenya

03/27/2012

138 Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

138 student-athletes earn placement on the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

11/12/2011

Kimaiyo Claims Crown at 2011 NCAA Mountain Region

All-American Risper Kimaiyo became the first woman in program history to claim back-to-back titles with a time of 20:35 at the 2011 NCAA Cross Country Mountain Regional in Provo, Utah on Saturday.

11/10/2011

Cross Country Heads to NCAA Mountain Regional

Reigning Mountain Regional champion Risper Kimaiyo will look to defend her titles on Saturday, Nov. 13 when the UTEP men's and women's cross country teams take the field in Provo, Utah for the 2011 Mountain Regional Championships.

10/31/2011

Chirchir Claims Crown at C-USA Cross Country Championships

Junior Justice Chirchir ran away with the individual title at the 2011 Conference USA Cross Country Championships at the Wildcat Golf Club in Houston, Texas.

10/28/2011

Miners Travel to Houston for C-USA Championship

Reigning conference champions Risper Kimaiyo and Elkana Rotich will look to defend their titles on Monday, Oct. 31 when the UTEP men's and women's cross country teams take the field in Houston, Texas for the 2011 Conference USA Cross Country Championships.

2010 (Freshman):Posted a best finish of seventh place at the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational clocking in a time of 21:43 ... ran to a 12th-place finish at the Kachina Classic with a time of 25:53 ... finished 19th at the Conference USA Championships crossing the finish line at 24:44 ... opened collegiate career at the Lobo Invitational with a time of 26:01 for 26th place ... participated at the Notre Dame Invitational where he posted a time of 25:34 ... ran a 25:23 at Prenationals and 31:41 at the Mountain Regional.

Personal: Majoring in nursing ... son of Joseph and Selina Koskey ... born on January 9, 1988 in Kitale, Kenya.

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