UNM track star Weini Kelati to compete in US Olympic Trials
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Weini Kelati will compete in the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials.
Kelati is allowed to compete after officially becoming a U.S. citizen.
The former Lobo and NCAA champion will compete in the 10,000 meters event.
BREAKING NEWS— Brandon Ortega (@Brandega) June 23, 2021
Weini Kelati has officially become a U.S. citizen
She is heading to Eugene, Oregon to compete in the U.S. Olympic trials
Originally from Eritrea,
the former NCAA champ and @UNMLoboXCTF alum will compete in the 10,000 meters @KOB4 @KelatiWeini pic.twitter.com/yfP6mqgChv