• January 25, 2022

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UTEP’s Koech Earns Second C-USA Female Athlete of the Week

Junior Winny Koech garnered her second Conference USA Female Athlete of the Week honor, the league announced on Tuesday. The Kenya native clocked in a season-best time of 17:16.58 in the 5K race on Saturday. The Miners crossed the finish line first, second, third and fourth claiming the team title at the Lori Fitzgerald Open […]Read More

Miners to Co-Host Lori Fitzgerald Open

The UTEP cross country team will head to Las Cruces, N.M. to co-host the Lori Fitzgerald Open on Saturday at the NMSU track and intramural fields. The men’s team will open the meet in the 7K at 7:45 a.m. MT, followed by the women’s 5K race at 8:30 a.m. Also participating in the meet is […]Read More

UTEP Women’s Cross Country Team Claims First at Lobo Invitational

Albuquerque – The UTEP women’s cross country team opened the season with a first-place victory at the Lobo Invitational on Saturday. The women finished first, second, third and fourth to secure a team score of 24 points. Leading the way was All-American Winny Koech posting a time of 17:42.7, followed by senior Lilian Koech clocking […]Read More

UTEP Men’s Cross Country Picked to Finish Fifth, Women Seventh

IRVING, Texas – The UTEP men’s cross country team was picked to finish fifth for the 2018 season in the Conference USA preseason poll, while the women’s team was picked to finish seventh as announced by the league office Wednesday. The men’s cross country team will go into the season with three returners and six newcomers; […]Read More

Winny Koech Earns All-America at NCAA Championship

Louisville, Ky – UTEP’s Winny Koech finished the 2017 season with a top-20 finish at the NCAA Championship in Louisville, early Saturday morning. Koech ran a personal-best 6K time of 19:53.7 to finish 19th overall in a competitive field of 255 runners. The Kenya native improved from last year’s showing when she finished 92nd with […]Read More

UTEP’s Antony Kosgei Named to Third-Consecutive C-USA All-Academic Team

Irving, Texas – UTEP cross country’s Antony Kosgei was voted to the Conference USA All-Academic team on Thursday morning. Kosgei was awarded for his notable performance in the classroom and impressive athleticism on the course. The three-time first team all-conference honoree, Kosgei dons a 3.42 while studying industrial engineering. The junior standout has competed in […]Read More

Miner Women Seventh, Men Ninth at C-USA Championships

Clinton, Ms. – The UTEP men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the 2017 Conference USA Championships Saturday morning in Clinton, Ms. Sophomore Winny Koech took silver at the 2017 Conference USA Championships Saturday morning. The women’s team placed seventh in the 5K race, while the men finished ninth, running in the 8K race. Leading […]Read More

Miners Prepare for Dual Meet Against Texas Tech

The UTEP men’s cross country team will finish the regular season with a dual meet against Texas Tech this Saturday at the Mae Simmons Park starting at 8:30 a.m. MT. Making the trip will be juniors Antony Kosgei, Esteban Montanez, sophomore Carvellion Horn, freshman Cornelius Kapel and senior Asa Guevara. Kosgei is coming off a […]Read More

UTEP’s Koech Earns Top 10 Finish At Pre-Nationals

Louisville, Ky – UTEP sophomore Winny Koech notched an impressive 10th-place finish at the NCAA Divsion I Pre-National Invitational Saturday morning at the E.P. “Tom Sawyer” State Park, hosted by Louisville. “Winny had a very impressive performance today,” head coach Paul Ereng said. ” She didn’t have a very good start to the season but […]Read More