UTEP's Anthony Rotich finished in the top 20 at the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday.
All-Region selection Anthony Rotich will be representing UTEP at the 2013 NCAA Championships at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center on Saturday.
Ogden, UTAH -All American Anthony Rotich captured second place at the 2013 NCAA Mountain Region Cross Country Championships in Ogden, Utah on Friday.
Anthony Rotich was named to the 2013 Conference USA All-Academic Cross Country team.
Anthony Rotich & Xitlali Herrera are the Miners of the Week
2012 (Freshman): Earned All-American after posting a fourth-place finish in the 10K at the NCAA Championships with a career-best of 29:13.5 becoming the first Miner to meet this feat since 1983 ... crossed the finish line first at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 23:32.2, leading the team to a second-place finish ... posted six top-three finishes, including a second-place finish at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships setting a time of 29:55.9 ... claimed the crown at the NCAA Pre-National meet with a personal-best time of 23:01 in the 8K ... blazed in a time of 14:37.81 at the Lori Fitzgerald in the men's 5K ... concluded the season earing three C-USA Athlete of the Week honors.
2012: Track Indoor: Finished 13th at the Husky Classic in the men's 5,000m posting a personal-best of 14:02.16 ... took silver in the 3,000m clocking in a time of 8:10.15 at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational ... posted a second-place finish at the 2011 Conference USA Indoor Championships in the men's 5,000m with a time of 14:15.59.