MINERS

Elphas Maiyo
 Elphas Maiyo

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Ziwa, Rift Valley, Kenya

High School:
Arnesen's High School

All-C-USA First Team Honoree (2012, 2013)


2013 (SOPHOMORE): Finished sixth in the 8K at the C-USA Championships ... ran the 5K for the Miners at the Lobo Invitational and Kachina Classic, placing third at both meets ... finished in third place at the Lori Fitzgerald in the 5,500 meter run ... posted a 24:43.7 at the Notre Dame Invitational to finish 15th in the 8K and a 24:32.7 in the same event at the Pre-National Invitational ... ran a 10K personal best of 30:18.9 in the at the NCAA Mt. Region Championships ... concluded the season with four top-10 finishes.

2012 (FRESHMAN): Clocked in a personal-best time of 23:54.2 at the NCAA Pre-National meet in the men's 8K race ... earned All-Conference USA first team honors after registering a sixth-place finish with a time of 24:19.0 ... was the second Miner to cross the finish line at the NCAA Mt. Region Championships posting a time of 31:05.5 in the 10K ... opened the season with a second-place finish at the Lori Fitzgerald meet recording a time of 15:09.80 in the 5K ... wrapped up the season with four top-10 finishes.


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