Encoch Borozinski (1992-1994/ Track & Field)

Borozinski won the NCAA championship in the decathlon in 1994, only a few weeks after it was announced that the university was dropping the men’s track and field program. He was named Big West Conference Male Track and Field Athlete o the Year in 1994 , and earned a bronze medal in the 1993 Olympic Festival. As a volunteer assistant coach at Nevada following the end of his competitive career at Nevada, Borozinkski helped develop a number of notable female track standouts, including Big West Conference heptathlon champions Ali McKnight and Janel Chandler. He is a native of Scottsdale, Ariz.

Student-Athlete of the Week Athlete of the Week

Sept. 21 - Sept. 27

Emily Capaul


Sophomore Emily Capaul tied the school record with her 597 in air rifle against Ohio State on Sunday.  Capaul shot 57 perfect tens out of 60 possible shots.  Her first shot was a nine then she shot 57, tens in the next 59 attempts.  Two of her nines were just 1/10th of a millimeter from being a ten.

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