MINERS

Veronica Alvarez
 Veronica Alvarez

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
San Elizario, Texas

High School:
San Elizario

2013 (FRESHMAN): Finished 21st in the 4,001 meter run at the Lori Fitzgerald Meet ... competed in the 5K run for the Miners at the Lobo Invitational, Kachina Classic, Notre Dame Invitational and C-USA Championships ... placed 12th at the Kachina Classic against I-10 rival New Mexico State ... took part in the 6K run at both the Pre-National Invitational and NCAA Mt. Region Championships.

PRIOR TO UTEP:Registered a personal best of 14.29 in the 100m dash at the El Dorado Aztec Invitational...lettered in track, volleyball, and basketball...was a member of the National Honor Society...named Salutatorian of the 2013 San Elizario graduating class.

PERSONAL:Daughter of Juan C. and Veronica Alvarez ... majoring in Biological Sciences ... was born in San Elizario, Texas on July 22, 1995 ... has three siblings.