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UTEP to hold X-Country, Track & Field try outs

Coaches Mika Laaksonen and Paul Ereng have announced that the UTEP track and field and cross country teams will conduct walk-on tryouts.

'Dawgs win first game of eight-game homestand, 8-2

The El Paso Chihuahuas took a six-run lead early and never looked back in their 8-2 win over the Nashville Sounds Tuesday at Southwest University Park. It was the first-ever meeting between the two clubs.

UTEP soccer holds media day, penalty kick challenge

The UTEP soccer team took a break from its demanding training camp to hold the Fifth-Annual Media Penalty Kick Challenge at a sun-soaked University Field Tuesday morning.

UTEP Camp Alpine: Transfers making dent

The Miners kicked off preseason fall camp by adding four transfers to the 2014 roster earlier this month.  Newschannel 9's Aaron Rich reports from camp Alpine that these transfers are making a name for themselves quickly in preseason t

Cowboys' Scandrick suspended four games

A Dallas Cowboys defensive player will be suspended for the first four games of the season for violating the NFL'S performance-enhancing drugs policy.

UTEP football to hold kickoff luncheon

The UTEP Touchdown Club will present the 2014 edition of the UTEP Football Kickoff Luncheon on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 11:30 a.m. at the Camino Real Hotel in downtown El Paso.

NMSU volleyball preseason #1 in WAC

The two-time defending Western Athletic Conference champion New Mexico State volleyball team has been picked by the conference coaches to win the 2014 WAC regular-season crown.

NMSU training camp report #10

The New Mexico State football team took the field twice on Monday, Aug. 11 taking part in its second two-a-day of the fall camp.

Southwest University Park to host Triple-A National Championship in 2015

Officials with MiLB, The El Paso Chihuahuas and other dignitaries from the city of El Paso announced that Southwest University Park will host the Triple-A Baseball National Championship Game on Monday, September 22, 2015.

Attorney: Steve Ballmer now owns NBA's Clippers

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is now the official owner of the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers, according to Ballmer's attorney, Adam Streisand.

Chihuahuas End Trip With 8-7 Loss

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored twice in the ninth inning but left the tying run on base in their 8-7 loss to the Salt Lake Bees at Smith’s Ballpark Monday.

UTEP Camp Alpine: Laufasa brothers taking El Paso by storm

2013 was a breakout season for Darrin Laufasa. The UTEP fullback started seven games as a freshman scoring three touchdowns, two rushing and one receiving. His older brothers took notice and wanted to be a part of it.

Knights began a new season with a new coach

Hanks has a new head football coach in longtime city assistant Kevin Jones in 2014.  Jones takes over for Jeff Cleveland, who took a job in Commerce.  Jones comes with tons of experience, having been an assistant at Coronado and Yslet

Canutillo, Del Valle ranked in THSCA preseason poll

Here is The Texas High School Coaches Association coaches poll released by TheAthleticsDepartment.com. The poll is voted on by a panel of THSCA members.

UTEP names new tennis coach

Director of Athletics Bob Stull named Cristina Moros as UTEP’s women’s tennis head coach on Monday. Moros succeeds Myriam Sopel, who held the position during the2014 spring season.