• June 13, 2021

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UTEP Track and Field posts trio of victories on Final

SAN ANTONIO – The UTEP track and field team completed its much-anticipated 2021 season opener on the final day on Saturday afternoon at the UTSA Invitational at Park West Athletic Complex. “Rough going for us today,” said UTEP Head Coach Mika Laaksonen. “Some of today’s performances are difficult to explain. It appears a few student-athletes […]Read More

UTEP Track & Field to open Outdoor Season at UTSA

The UTEP track and field team will compete in its first outdoor event in almost two years after COVID-19 canceled the 2020 season. The Miners will make their 2021 outdoor debut at the UTSA Invitational on March 18-20 at Park West Athletics Complex in San Antonio, Texas. No spectators are allowed due to COVID-19 protocols. […]Read More

UTEP cancels 2021 Indoor Track & Field Season

UTEP Director of Athletics Jim Senter announced on Wednesday that the Miner track and field teams will not compete indoors in 2021. “We have seen an erosion in the number of indoor meets being held across the nation,” Senter said. “As a result of the declining opportunities to compete, we have decided it is in […]Read More

UTEP Track and Field Squad honored by USTFCCCA

NEW ORLEANS – The UTEP men’s and women’s track and field programs were honored to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross-Country Coaches Association All-Academic Teams on Thursday.  The Miners were recognized by the USTFCCCA for their achievements in the classroom, as the men’s program posted a 3.03 grade point average (GPA) and the women’s registered […]Read More

UTEP Athletics “Picks Up Podcast” premieres

The brand-new “Picks Up Podcast” made its debut Thursday on UTEP Athletics’ official website. The “Picks Up Podcast” takes an inside look at UTEP Athletics, offering perspectives and analysis not available anywhere else.  Hosted by long-time “Voice of the Miners” Jon Teicher, “Picks Up Podcast” kicks off with a visit from Jim Senter who, like […]Read More

Flyin’ Miners’ Bailey, Bright, Caicedo, Chepkosgei, Koncos, Men’s 4×400 head

DALLAS – Conference USA announced its All-Conference selections as UTEP track and field’s Sean Bailey (400m), Chantoba Bright (long jump), Maribel Caicedo (60m hurdles), Carolyne Chepkosgei (800m), Karol Koncos (weight throw) and the men’s 4x400m relay team were named first team All-C-USA on Tuesday. Bailey ran a personal-best 46.42 in the men’s 400m, claiming gold, while […]Read More

UTEP nabs four First-Place Finishes on final day of C-USA

BIRMINGHAM, Al. – UTEP track and field’s Sean Bailey (400m), Maribel Caicedo (60m hurdles), Carolyn Chepkosgei (800m) and the men’s 4x400m relay team all captured gold on the final day at the Conference USA Indoor Championships in the Birmingham CrossPlex on Sunday afternoon. The UTEP men’s side moved up a spot from day one, placing fourth […]Read More