• September 22, 2020

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UTEP Men’s Golf Coach Scott Lieberwirth announces resignation

Scott Lieberwirth resigned as UTEP Men’s Golf head coach on Thursday after leading the program for the last nine years. Lieberwirth’s last day at UTEP will be September 25.  He is leaving to pursue other professional opportunities outside of college athletics.  A national search will begin immediately to appoint his successor. Under Lieberwirth’s direction the […]Read More

Three Miners named All-America Scholars by the GCAA

A trio of UTEP men’s golfers have been awarded for their efforts in the classroom and on the links with Oskar Ambrosius, Santiago Castilla and Eduardo Gonzalez being named Second Wave Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars by the Golf Coaches Association of America. This past season, Ambrosius led UTEP with a 72.0 stroke average in 21 […]Read More

UTEP Golf’s Ambrosius named Second Team All-Conference USA

UTEP’s Oskar Ambrosius was named to the 2020 Conference USA Men’s Golf All-Conference Team, it was announced by the league office on Thursday. Ambrosius garnered second team accolades for his performance in 2019-20, marking the seventh straight year a Miner golfer has been voted to the all-conference team. Ambrosius competed in all seven tournaments for […]Read More

UTEP Golf’s Mendizabal earns First Team All-Conference Honors

UTEP women’s golfer Valeria Mendizabal earned First Team All-Conference USA honors, it was announced by the league office on Wednesday. Mendizabal represented the Miners as one of five student-athletes to be named to the first team after competing in all seven tournaments for UTEP in 2019-20. She is the first Miner to earn first team […]Read More

UTEP Women’s Golf wraps up action in Hawaii

KANE’OHE, O’AHU – The UTEP Women’s Golf team closed out play at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational on Wednesday afternoon with the Miners finishing in 12th place at the Kane’ohe Klipper Golf Course in Kane’ohe, O’ahu. As a team, the Miners posted a total score of 915 (305-301-309), while individually, UTEP was once again led by […]Read More

Miners Wrap Up Day 1 in Hawaii

LIHU’E, Kaua’i – The UTEP Men’s Golf team wrapped up the opening day of the John Burns Intercollegiate tied for 13th on Thursday at the Wailua Golf Course in Hawaii. In Thursday’s opening round of play, the Miners finished the day 10-over-par with a team total of 298, while UNC Wilmington and BYU are atop the […]Read More

Miners Hit the Islands for John A. Burns Invitational

LIJU’E, Kaua’i – The UTEP Men’s Golf team will spend this week on island time as the Miners travel to compete in the 44th John A. Burns Intercollegiate, which is hosted by the University of Hawaii. UTEP will compete among a 21-team field Feb. 20-22 in Lihu’e, Kaua’i. The three-day, 54-hole event is being held at […]Read More

UTEP’s Mendizabal claims Central American Championship

UTEP junior Valeria Mendizabal brought some hardware back to El Paso recently after capturing the title while representing her home country of Guatemala at the 2020 Central American Ladies Championship at Club de Golf de Panamá. “This tournament includes all Central American countries, so they select the best players from each country to represent them,” […]Read More

Miners finish 9th at Arizona Intercollegiate

TUCSON – The UTEP Men’s Golf team closed out play at the Arizona Intercollegiate on Monday with a ninth-place finish at the Sewailo Golf Club in Tucson. “I was awfully pleased with our performance for the most part,” head coach Scott Lieberwirth said. “We did a lot of really good things the last few days. We […]Read More