• October 23, 2021

Tags : rio olympics

UTEP Alum Piller Ties for 11th at Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Former UTEP golf standout Gerina Piller had a tough final round at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad on Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  Piller shot a three-over-par 74 and dropped from a tie for second place to a final standing tied for 11th. Piller’s 72-hole total was 278 […]Read More

UTEP Alum Piller Tied For Eighth Place in Olympic Golf

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Former UTEP golf standout Gerina Piller is tied for eighth place through two rounds at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad on Thursday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Piller shot a four-under-par 67 in the second round for a two-day total of 136.  She is four strokes back of individual […]Read More

UTEP’s Amusan and Martina Advance to Semifinals at the Rio

UTEP sophomore Tobi Amusan (Nigeria) and UTEP great Churandy Martina (Netherlands) both advanced to the semifinals in their respective events. Amuson finished fifth in heat five in the women’s 100m hurdles and Churandy placed second in heat seven in the men’s 200m at the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday. Amusan’s […]Read More

Going for Gold: Miners at the 2016 Olympics

The dream of becoming an Olympic medalist is one step closer to reality for four UTEP Miners who are set to compete for their home countries in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. UTEP Alumna Gerina (Mendoza) Piller will play for the United States Women’s Golf Team. Upcoming UTEP sophomore Tobi Amusan […]Read More

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