• May 11, 2021

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UTEP Track & Field Completes First Day at Corky Classic

LUBBOCK – The UTEP Track & Field team completed a successful first day at the Texas Tech Corky Classic Friday evening at the Sports Performance Center. “It was a good first day of competition,” UTEP Head Coach Mika Laaksonen said. “These results were positive and should set us up going forward this season. I’m looking forward […]Read More

Bailey Heads to NCAA Championships

Sean Bailey is ready to take on the competition on Wednesday at the 2019 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Austin, Texas. The junior will be running in the men’s 400m semifinals at 4:30 p.m. MT. Bailey will be in the second heat of the prelims. The sprinter heads into the championships […]Read More

Miners Close Out Action at NCAA West Prelims

Sacramento – The UTEP track and field team concluded action at the 2019 NCAA West Prelims on Saturday. Chantoba Bright closed out her first season with the Orange and Blue competing in the triple and long jump. The freshman posted a 24th-place finish in the triple jump with a leap of 12.58m. Bright registered a […]Read More

Bailey and Koech Punch Ticket to NCAA Championships

Sacramento – Sean Bailey and Lilian Koech punched their ticket to Austin, Texas, for the NCAA Championships (June 5-8) on Friday night. Bailey earned an automatic bid, finishing second in the third heat of the men’s 400m quarterfinals. The junior crossed the finish line with a season-best time of 45.19, posting a fourth-place finish overall. His […]Read More

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