• April 13, 2021

Tags : utep volleyball

Miner Volleyball grabs 1st C-USA Tournament win in 10+ Years,

HATTIESBURG, Ms. – The Miners are surviving and advancing for the first time in 13 years.  UTEP volleyball (10-6, 8-4 C-USA) defeated Marshall (10-5, 8-4 C-USA) in straight-sets in the Conference USA Tournament Quarterfinals Thursday afternoon in Hattiesburg, Ms., for the program’s first postseason victory since 2008. The Miners are now riding a five-match winning streak, […]Read More

Three Miners named to C-USA First Team, Second Team and

FRISCO, Texas – Three individuals from UTEP volleyball were selected to Conference USA’s postseason award teams following the program’s historic regular season. Program officials share that this is the first time since 2012 that three Miners were honored in the same year. Senior outside hitter Cheyenne Jones was tabbed to the All-Conference First Team, making her […]Read More

Cheyenne Jones, Paulina Pérez Rosas named to C-USA All-Academic Team

UTEP senior Cheyenne Jones and junior Paulina Perez Rosas were voted to the 11-member Conference USA Volleyball All-Academic team, the league office announced on Tuesday.   In the classroom, Jones is a three-time C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Medalist, while sporting a 3.82 GPA this season. She has also been named to the C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Honor […]Read More

Miners set to battle Marshall in first round of C-USA

UTEP volleyball, the number 2 seed in the West (9-6, 8-4 C-USA),  squares off with number 3 seed out of the East, Marshall (10-4, 8-4 C-USA) in round one of the Conference USA Tournament Thursday, April 1, at 1 p.m. MT in Hattiesburg, Ms. The Miners will go for their first Conference USA Tournament victory […]Read More

Gallery+Story: Miners grab highest seed in 37 years with straight

Head coach Ben Wallis preached to his team and local Borderland media all season his team’s goal was to finish top-four in Conference USA.  Wallis saw that goal come to fruition after UTEP volleyball (9-6, 8-4 C-USA) defeated Southern Miss (9-10, 4-8 C-USA) in straight sets once again Saturday afternoon to end its regular season […]Read More

Miner Volleyball sweeps final road series versus LA Tech

RUSTON, La. – Head coach Ben Wallis said the Miners’ sweep of the Lady Techsters was yet another building block for the future of his program.  “It’s what my team expected to get,” Wallis said. “It’s what a good volleyball team that’s competing to put themselves in a good spot to (earn a high) seed needs […]Read More

Miner defensive effort leads to victory over Lady Techsters

RUSTON, La. – The Miners’ front row swarmed the net Sunday afternoon, leading the club to a victory over Louisiana Tech. “Our defensive effort was good against a team that doesn’t hit it out of bounds and tries to tip-roll shot,” head coach Ben Wallis said. UTEP volleyball (6-6, 5-4 C-USA) defeated Louisiana Tech (1-18, 0-11 […]Read More

Two Middle Blockers signed to UTEP Volleyball’s 2021 Class

UTEP Volleyball Head Coach Ben Wallis announced Thursday that the club has inked a pair of middle blockers in Nourallah “Yasso” Amin from Florida SouthWestern State College and Alyssa King from Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School. “Many of the kids we’re bringing into this class are not just good athletes, but elite athletes,” Wallis […]Read More