• September 29, 2020

Tags : utep cross country

UTEP’s Kapel Wins Second Consecutive Race

For the second consecutive week UTEP’s freshman Cornelius Kapel chalks up another first place finish by winning the Kachina Classic Saturday morning in Las Cruses, N.M. “He continues to look impressive,” Head coach Paul Ereng said. “He ran at a pace that he was comfortable with and held it throughout the race.” Kapel led the […]Read More

UTEP Cross Country Set to Travel for Kachina Classic

The UTEP cross country team prepares to head up Interstate 10 to Las Cruces, N.M., where it will compete in the Kachina Classic Open on Saturday. The meet is set to take place at the NM State Track and Intramural Fields. The men will be running a 6.4K starting at 8:00 a.m. M.T. followed by […]Read More

UTEP’s Kapel Earns C-USA Athlete of the Week

Freshman Cornelius Kapel captured the Conference USA Cross Country Male Athlete of the Week after winning gold in his collegiate debut, the league office announced Tuesday afternoon. Kapel was victorious in his first collegiate meet and won gold at the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational with a time of 20:05.6. The newcomer finished the 6.4K 30 seconds […]Read More

UTEP Cross Country Set to Host Annual Home Meet

The UTEP cross country team will host the Lori Fitzgerald Classic on Friday afternoon at the Chamizal Memorial National Park at 5:30 p.m. M.T. Both the men’s and women’s race will be open to unattached athletes. The men’s race will be a 6K with one short loop and three long loops to finish, while the […]Read More

UTEP’s Koech Earns First 2017 C-USA Athlete of the Week

UTEP’s Lilian Koech captured the first Conference USA Athlete of the Week award of 2017 for her performance at the Lobo Invitational the league office announced Tuesday morning.  Koech marked a 5K time of 17:32.2 on Saturday at the Lobo Invitational to become the first female and second overall athlete to cross the finish line. […]Read More

UTEP Cross Country Opens the Season at UNM Lobo Invitational

The UTEP cross country team will begin the 2017 season at the University of New Mexico Lobo Invitational on Saturday at the UNM North Golf Course. The meet features four sections: a community fun run, high school junior varsity, high school varsity and a collegiate open. The collegiate open is set to start at 9:50 […]Read More

UTEP Cross Country Teams Rank in Top Three in C-USA

The UTEP men’s cross country team head into the preseason ranked No. 2 in Conference USA, while the women’s team rank No. 3 the league office announced Wednesday afternoon. The Miners are just less than two weeks away from the start of the 2017 campaign. The men’s team rank second in the league with four […]Read More

UTEP Rotich Named C-USA Postgraduate Honoree

IRVING, Texas – Anthony Rotich (Cross Country) was announced as one of the 14 recipients of the Jim Castaneda Postgraduate Scholarship Award, announced by the league office on Tuesday afternoon. The conference annually awards the $4,000 Postgraduate Scholarships to graduates as selected by the C-USA Faculty Athletics Representatives and approved by the Board of Directors. […]Read More

UTEP Men’s Program Ranks 10th in the Nation

The UTEP men’s program for both cross country and track and field ranks 10th in the nation announced by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Tuesday evening. The USTFCCCA Program of the Year Award is given annually to the most outstanding cross country and track and field programs in each of […]Read More