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Eric Ojeda
Eric  Ojeda

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grand Prairie, Texas

High School:
Grand Prairie


07/10/2015

XC: UTA announces cross country schedule

Mavericks will host the Gerald Richey Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 19.

06/29/2015

#UTATop10: No. 1 - UTA claims cross country and track & field titles

John Sauerhage has led the Mavs to 27 team conference championships between the indoor, outdoor and cross country seasons.

04/14/2015

Scholar Athletes recognized at Academic Excellence Luncheon

Sixty-eight student-athletes were named Super Scholar or Scholar Athletes of the Year.

09/03/2014

XC: Tilotta named Sun Belt Co-Runner of the Week

Senior placed fourth at the Bear Twilight Invitational

05/01/2014

Student-Athletes honored at All Sports Banquet

The tennis teams swept the team academic GAP honors. The women's team GPA was a 3.51 and the men finished with a 3.12.

AT UT ARLINGTON
Cross Country Highlights
2014
• Earned first-team All-Sun Belt Conference honors after placing fourth at the conference meet (24:43.8).
• Placed 23rd at the NCAA South Central Meet with a 10k time of 30:22.8.
• Finished 69th in the 8k at the Pre-National Invitational (25:15.8).

2013
• Was a second-team all-conference performer after finishing sixth at the league meet (25:52.4).
• Helped the Mavericks claim the Sun Belt Conference title.
• Led the Mavs with an 11th-place individual finish (25:03.3) in the team's impressive performance at the Crimson Classic.
• Placed 66th in the 10k at the South Central Regional (32:26.2).

Indoor Highlights
2015
• Earned all-conference mention in a pair of events at the Sun Belt Championships.
• Was the runner up in the 5000 meters with a clocking of 14:32.61.
• Finished third in the 3000m at the league meet with a time of 8:22.58, the fourth-fastest mark in school history.

2014
• Scored points in a pair of events for the conference champion Mavericks.
• Placed fifth in the 5000m with a time of 14:51.04 and seventh in the 3000m (8:29.48) at the SBC Championships.
• Had season-best times in both events at the league meet.
• Placed sixth in the 3000m at the Mark Colligan Memorial and seventh at the Texas A&M Invitational.

Outdoor Highlights
2015
• Finished among the top six in three events at the Sun Belt Conference meet for the league champions.
• Placed third in the 5000m (14:41.05) to earn all-conference accolades.
• Finished in sixth in the 3000m (9:23.53) and 10000m (31:27.67) at the league meet.
• Posted the fourth-best 5000m time in school history at the Texas Relays (14:28.39).

2014
• Scored in three events at the Sun Belt Conference Championships, helping the Mavericks complete the triple crown.
• Placed fifth in the steeplechase at the SBC Championships with a time of 9:33.42.
• Had seventh-place showings in both the 5000m (15:19.15) and the 10000m (32:06.31).
• Came in 21st at the Mt. SAC Relays with the third-fastest 10000m time in school history (30:36.76).

PRIOR TO UT ARLINGTON
• Was the District 7-5A cross country champion in 2008 and 2010.
• Was a four-time regional qualifier in track (2008-11).
• Qualified for regionals in cross country three straight seasons (2008-10).
• Had a personal-best 5K time of 15:58.

PERSONAL
• Is the son of Elena Roman.
• Was a member of the National Honor Society as a prep.
• Is an architecture major.

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