Sports

UTEP tennis heads to Mississippi

The UTEP women’s tennis team will travel to Hattiesburg, Miss. to take on Louisiana-Monroe on March 27 (9 a.m. MT), William Carey on March 28 (11 a.m.) and Conference USA foe Southern Miss on March 29 (9 a.m.).

#4/7 ranked Andress prepares for long playoff run

Here are the boys and girls high school soccer playoff schedule and results: 6A Boys Bi-District Soccer Playoffs

Boxing's 'The Price of Glory' comes to Haskins Center Saturday

Tejanito Promotions and UTEP present “The Price of Glory” at the Don Haskins Center at 6:00 p.m. Saturday, March 28, 2015.  Nine scheduled bouts are on the card.

USA men fall to Denmark, 3-2

Jozy Altidore tallied his 27th goal for the U.S.

Tickets for Triple-A National Championship go on sale Saturday

Tickets for the 2015 Gildan Triple-A Baseball National Championship Game go on sale for the first time to the general public on Saturday, March 28 at 10 a.m. at Southwest University Park’s Santa Fe and Durango box offices.

UTEP senior fifth through day one of the Texas Relays Heptathalon

Senior heptathlete Jallycia Pearson ended the first day of the Texas Relays in fifth place with 3,390 points. Alex Gochenour (Arkansas) is the leader with 3,757 points.

UTEP soccer to kick off spring season

The UTEP soccer team will open up its exhibition spring season with road match-ups against Pacific-12 foes Arizona State (1 p.m. MT, Saturday) and Arizona (1 p.m. MT, Sunday) this weekend.

Rams get past 'Blazers in Loya Baseball Series

The El Paso Chihuahuas and Fred Loya Insurance are giving local high school baseball athletes the opportunity to play on a Triple-A baseball field as part of the Fred Loya High School Baseball Series, with 14 schools participating in its inaugu

Aggies double up rival Lobos, 12-6

The New Mexico State softball team got back on the winning track on Tuesday by defeating its in-state rival New Mexico, 12-6, at the Lobo Softball Field.

NMSU coach talks about future of program

On Tuesday, Arizona State fired head coach Herb Sendek.  Usually, regional coaching openings at big programs will attract the name of New Mexico State's Marvin Menzies, but in this particular instance, the job opening did not.

Ysleta wrestler named Student Athlete of the Week

Valerie Gonzalez finished third in district 2-5A, but Valerie meant more to the Indians wrestling program than just wins and losses.  Valerie was a four year varsity letterman, a three year captain, and signed a scholarship to wrestle at W

Miners ready for 88th Texas Relays

The UTEP track and field team will head to Austin to compete in the historic Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays this week. This will be the 88th running of the Texas Relays and is set to take place from March 25-28 at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

NMSU equestrian earns 3rd seed at UEC Championships

New Mexico State carries the No. 3 seed into this weekend’s United Equestrian Conference Championship at the Student Horse Center in Fresno, Calif.

This week in NMSU Athletics

The New Mexico State athletics department continues with its spring sports highlighted by a home series for Aggie softball this weekend. Find schedules, rosters, results and recaps online at www.NMStateSports.com.

Miners place third at Lone Star Invitational

The UTEP men’s golf team fired its second-consecutive under-par round on Tuesday at the Briggs Ranch Golf Course to propel them to a third-place finish; the Miners finished at 14-under par (294-274-282-850).