2007 OUTDOOR: Competed in two events setting a personal best in both...in the 1500M with a time of 4:13.41 at the Texas Tech Open...in the 5000M with a time of 16:15.78 at the Oliver Jackson Open.
2007 INDOOR: Competed in five events ... ran a personal best in three events, had a time of 4:36.74 in the mile at the Texas Tech Open ... ran a time of 9:21.94 in the 3000M at the Dan DeHart Invitational ... ran a 16:14.47 in the 5000M at the Texas Tech Open...member of the 4x800 team that ran a 8:02.98 at the Texas Tech Open ... member of the DMR that ran a 11:03.13 at the Texas Tech Invitational
PRIOR TO TECH: Attended Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo... Finished third at the NAIA Nationals... Named to the All-Conference and All-Regional teams... Listed as a "Top 10 Freshman"... Best time was 25:55.15 in the 8k.
HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of McAllen High in McAllen, Texas... Cross country team was a regional qualifier... Individually finished as a regional qualifier in cross country and track... Best times include 16:23 in the 5k, 15:09 in the three mile, 4:29.40 in 1600M and 9:41.33 in 3200M.
PERSONAL: Born on Jan. 23, 1987, to Hector and Vangie Quinones in El Paso, Texas... Father is a border patrol agent... Mother graduated from UT-Pan American and is currently a teacher... Has one sister, Yvette, 22... Interests include graphic design, poker and hanging out with friends... Majoring in exercise and sport sciences with a minor in history... Career goal is to be a coach.