• January 20, 2021

Tags : utep track and field

Four Miners Advance to NCAA West Prelims Finals

Sacramento – Four Miners earned a spot in Friday’s finals at the NCAA West Preliminaries on Thursday. On the men’s side, Sean Bailey was the top finisher in the second heat of the night in the 400m. The junior clocked in a winning time of 46.45, earning a spot in the finals tomorrow at 6:45 p.m. […]Read More

Flyin’ Miners Gear Up for NCAA West Prelims

Thirteen Miners will gear up to compete on May 23-25 at the 2019 NCAA West Preliminaries in Sacramento, California. Kicking off the meet on Thursday will be junior Karol Koncos in the men’s hammer at 1 p.m. MT. The thrower heads into the preliminaries ranked 16 in the west region with a personal-best toss of […]Read More

UTEP Sending 13 Entries to NCAA West Prelims

The UTEP track and field team will be represented by 13 entries at next week’s NCAA West Preliminaries as official selections were announced Thursday. The meet will take place May 23-25 at Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, California. The Miners’ 13 entries – eight women, five men – are spread among 12 events. The top 12 […]Read More

UTEP Women’s Team Takes Silver at C-USA Championships

Charlotte, N.C. – The women’s UTEP track and field team took second place at the 2019 Conference USA Championships on Sunday afternoon. It was a close race to the finish and the women’s team fell just shy of claiming the crown at the conference meet. The Miners finished the meet with a total of 102 […]Read More

Miners Advance to Finals on Day Three of C-USA Championships

Charlotte, N.C. – The UTEP track and field team closed out the third day of action at the Conference USA Championships, as seven individuals solidified their spots in the finals tomorrow. Chantoba Bright took bronze in the women’s long jump on Saturday afternoon. The freshman registered a leap of 6.07m in her first attempt of […]Read More

Flyin’ Miners’ Koech Wins Gold at C-USA Championships

Charlotte, N.C. – Junior Winny Koech won the women’s 10,000m at the 2019 Conference USA Championships on Friday night. The distance runner was the first Miner to claim a gold medal, clocking in a time of 34:49.58. On the men’s side, underclassmen Rodgers Korir and Boaz Ronoh earned podium finishes in the 10,000m. Korir crossed the […]Read More

Flyin’ Miners Ready for C-USA Championships

The UTEP track and field team heads to Charlotte, N.C., for the 2019 Air Force Reserve Outdoor Track and Field Championships on May 9-12 at the Irwin Belk Track and Field Center. The women’s team goes into the competition as favorites, after claiming the 2018 Conference USA cross country title and 2019 Conference USA indoor […]Read More

Miners Receive C-USA Athletes of the Week

DALLAS – Miners Sean Bailey and Kimisha Chambers received Conference USA Track Athlete of the Week honors, the league announced on Tuesday. Bailey earned C-USA Track Male Athlete of the Week honors after storming out of the blocks at the Desert Heat Classic. The junior posted a first-place finish in the 400m with a season-best […]Read More

Miners Close Out Regular Season in Arizona

Tucson – The UTEP track and field team closed out the regular season at the Desert Heat Classic in Tucson, Ariz. on Saturday night. Sean Bailey stormed out of the blocks and into the national leaderboard. The junior won the 400m with a season-best time of 45.54, which ranks him sixth nationally. Carolyne Chepkosgei crosses […]Read More