Stiverne, Uwakwe and Onakoya Advance to Quarterfinals

May, 29 8:17 am

Austin, Texas – The UTEP track and field team had eight athletes compete on day one of the NCAA West Preliminaries. Florence Uwakwe, Aiyanna Stiverne and Abiola Onakoya did what they had to doThursday to keep their season alive.   Stiverne (53.63) and Uwakwe (54.24) both notched third-place finishes in the 400m dash in their respective heats…. […]

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UTEP Athletics Announces 2015 Hall of Fame Induction Class

May, 27 3:50 pm

EL PASO, TEXAS – Troy Bassham, Bob Kitchens, Kelly Parker, Dick Shinaut and Stacie Townsend compose the 13th induction class into the UTEP Athletic Hall of Fame. They will be honored at the induction banquet on Friday, Oct. 23 at the Larry K. Durham Sports Center, as well as at the UTEP football team’s Oct. 24… […]

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Rotich, Zellner Named to C-USA All-Academic Team

May, 27 2:15 pm

Irving, Texas – Senior Anthony Rotich and junior Sven Zellner were named to the Conference USA Track and Field All-Academic team. 22 total athletes (11 men and 11 women) were recognized on Wednesdayby C-USA.   Athletes must have at least a 3.2 GPA and contribute in some form to their teams success.   This is the second… […]

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Koech, Rotich Earn Performer of the Meet Honors

May, 23 10:29 am

El Paso, Texas- Senior Anthony Rotich was named the Track Performer of the Meet and freshman Lilian Koech was named the Co-Performer of the Meet for their efforts last weekend at the Conference USA Championships. The awards were voted on by head coaches throughout the league.   This is the third consecutive year Rotich has earned… […]

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25 Miners Qualify for NCAA West Preliminaries

May, 21 4:37 pm

El Paso, Texas – The UTEP track and field team will be sending 25 athletes (11 women and 14 men) to compete in the NCAA West Preliminaries next weekend (May 28-30) in Austin, Texas.   In order to advance to the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore., an athlete or relay team must finish in the top… […]

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UTEP Men’s Golf Adds El Paso Native

May, 21 4:13 pm

El Paso, Texas – Evan Macias has signed his national letter of intent to swing the sticks and play golf at UTEP. Macias, an El Paso native, will join the Orange and Blue this coming fall as a freshman.   “It’s great to keep a kid like Evan at home,” head coach Scott Lieberwirth said. “Anytime… […]

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Volleyball Releases 2015 Schedule

May, 20 12:48 pm

EL PASO – Head coach Holly Watts released the 2015 UTEP volleyball scheduleon Wednesday.   The schedule features three away tournaments, a home tournament and 14 home matches.   “This will be a good schedule,” said Watts. “We are bringing in seven new players to our roster which will give us depth at every position and… […]

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Lee Named to Rimington Trophy Watch List

May, 19 1:40 pm

EL PASO – Senior Eric Lee is named to the Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List the committee announced on Tuesday.   The list includes 52 of the best centers in Division I football that have demonstrated excellence at the position in the past and are predicted to do so again in the 2015-2016 season.   Lee saw… […]

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