The UTEP softball team lost both games, first falling to Virginia, 14-5 (five innings), following a loss to San Diego, 7-6, at the Kajikawa Classic on Friday afternoon.
Virginia 14, UTEP 5 (five innings)
UTEP junior guard Cameasha Turner has been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-District 7 women's basketball first team as recently announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA.
Irene Gari posted her second double-double (13 points, career-high tying 12 rebounds) this year while Sparkle Taylor added 18 points but visiting Florida Atlantic was able to derail UTEP, 68-63, at the Don Haskins Center Thursday evening.
UTEP (8-10, 3-6 C-USA) will look to regain its winning ways when it plays host to Florida Atlantic (10-9, 4-4 C-USA) in the first of two league home contests this week. Also set to pay a visit to the Don Haskins Center is FIU for a 2 p.m.
The UTEP softball team will open the 2015 season against Virginia of the Atlantic Coast Conference on Feb. 6 at the Kajikawa Classic hosted by Arizona State in Tempe. First pitch is slated for 9 a.m. MT.
Head coach Sean Kugler discussed UTEP’s 2015 football recruits on National Signing Day at the Larry K. Durham Center on Wednesday afternoon in front of donors and media members.
Kugler’s Opening Statement