Cross-country runner Anthony Rotich has been named the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) National Athlete of the Week. This is the second time in his illustrious career that he has garnered this award.
UTEP split at the Leatherneck Invitation against Western Illinois and Eastern Illinois on Saturday. The Miners (1-5) defeated the Leathernecks 3-1 (25-20, 24-26, 25-22, 25-19) and fell vs. the Panthers 3-1 (25-22, 21-25, 27-25, 27-25).
As El Pasoans and UTEP fans from all across the region descend upon the UTEP campus for the first home game of the season this week, you may need to prepare ahead of time before you plan to come to campus for tailgating.
The men’s and women’s cross country team will head to Albuquerque, N.M., this weekend to compete in the Lobo Invitational. Both teams will run a 5K race Saturday morning at the University of New Mexico North Golf Course.