• October 29, 2020

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UTEP Rifle finishes first meet of Fall Season

JACKSONVILLE, Al. – The UTEP Rifle team shot an aggregate 4570 in its loss to Jacksonville State (4636) at the Gamecock Rifle Range on Saturday. The Miners posted a 2278 in the smallbore and a 2292 in the air rifle. “We had a strong smallbore day but not our average in air rifle,” said coach Austin […]Read More

UTEP Rifle to open season this weekend in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fl. – UTEP women’s rifle (0-0) fires off the season against Jacksonville State (0-0) on Saturday and UAB (0-0) on Sunday in Jacksonville, Florida. The Miners shot their highest aggregate of the 2019-20 season the last time they took to the range with the Gamecocks, outscoring Jacksonville State 4610-4602 for their first win of […]Read More

UTEP Rifle adds Isabella Rios for 2020-21 Season

Isabella Rios has signed a national letter of intent to attend UTEP and compete with the Miner rifle team starting for the 2020-21 season, head coach Austin Litherland announced Thursday. “We are very excited to call Isabella Rios a Miner. I know she has the right attitude and work ethic to excel on the range. […]Read More

Five Members from UTEP Rifle team secure CRCA Scholastic All-American

Five different members of the UTEP rifle team have earned placement on the Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association (CRCA) Scholastic All-America list, it was recently announced by the organization.  Amoret McCartney, Samantha Miller, Morgahn Warner, Jonna Warnken and Jennie Windle were all so distinguished for their efforts in the classroom. “I’m always very proud of my […]Read More

UTEP Rifle surges past 4600 In NCAA Qualifier

The UTEP rifle team surpassed the 4600 barrier for the third time in the past four matches by recording an aggregate of 4608 in its NCAA Qualifier match with Alaska-Fairbanks (4633) at the UTEP rifle range Saturday.  “We finished out our season strong,” UTEP head coach Austin Litherland said. “Today showed the hard work the team […]Read More

UTEP Rifle to host Alaska-Fairbanks In NCAA Qualifier Saturday

The UTEP rifle team will take to the range for the final time of the regular season when it plays host to Alaska-Fairbanks in its NCAA Qualifier match at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. “This week we have been training hard and keeping our focus on our goals,” UTEP head coach Austin Litherland said. “We’ve been making sure our […]Read More

UTEP Rifle wraps up action at PRC Championships

FORT WORTH, Texas–Freshman Jonna Warnken recorded an aggregate of 1161 to lead the way for the UTEP rifle team over two days of action at the Patriot Rifle Conference Championships on the campus of TCU Saturday and Sunday. She posted squad bests in both smallbore (573) and air rifle (588), helping the Miners finish with […]Read More

UTEP Rifle Eclipses 4600 For Second Straight Match

The UTEP rifle team (4604) surpassed an aggregate of 4600 for the second straight match while sharing the range with TCU (4702) at the UTEP Rifle Range Saturday. The Miners shot their third-best scores on the year in both air rifle (2324) and smallbore (2280) to creep past 4600. “The team came in today with […]Read More

UTEP Rifle to Host TCU Saturday

Coming off a season-best aggregate (4610) and its first victory of the campaign, the UTEP rifle team will play host to TCU on Saturday. The match will be held at the UTEP rifle range starting at 7:30 a.m. and admission is free. “We have worked hard this week on tightening positions and staying focused for […]Read More

UTEP Rifle defeats Jacksonville State 4610-4602

UTEP Rifle secured its first victory of the season, defeating Jacksonville State, 4610-4602, Sunday morning at the UTEP Rifle Range. “The team came in today with the right attitude and mental game,” Head coach Austin Litherland said. “We learned from our last match and applied it. I couldn’t be more happy. Having this confidence will […]Read More