Khalil Rmidi Kinini
30 females and 28 males recognized by the conference for their dedication inside the classroom
Rmidi leads men to fourth place finish, Halmon is top women's runner
The men's team won its second straight cross country championship while the women earned a solid runner up finish.
UMES won first place in both events at this year's edition of the Lid-Lifter, Sept. 5, 2015.
2015 "The Harry's" (Photo by Lloydlee Heite)
2014 Men's XC at the MEAC Championships on Nov 1. (Photos by Megan Raymond)
2014 Men's XC UMES Cappy Anderson Invitational on Sept. 20. (Photos by Megan Raymond)
2014 Cross Country: Won every single race he competed in this season ... led off with a 15:47.63 at the UMES Lid Lifter ... followed that with an 18:54.3 in the 4 miler Delaware State Invitational ... fastest 8k time was at the DSU Farm Run Invite with a 25:00.1 ... took Most Outstanding Men's Performer honors with a first place time of 25:53.6 at the MEAC Championships.
High School/Club:competed in track and cross country in high school...won silver medals twice and placed 3rd at World Junior Championships in 2012 ... member of C.A. Playas de Castellon, where he placed third at a European Club Championship.
Personal:born August 16, 1995...son of Mohamed Rmidi and Najat Kinini...has a sister Ines and a brother Oussama....marketing major at UMES...pregame routine includes placing his spikes on the inverse side of the bag and praying...best personal sports moment is when he qualified to the World Cross Country Championships in 2012...his coach in Spain is his person who influenced him most...plans to go to graduate school and work in a Sports Business upon graduation...his favorite saying is "You don't deserve things, you earn them"...hobbies include listening to music...favorite move is V for Vendetta...personal athletic goals is to qualify to the World Junior Championships in Eugene on July 2014...athletic goals before graduation is to win the ring for the MEAC championships and make the NCAA championships...