College Sports

Miner Track & Field Hosts Springtime Invitational

UTEP Track and Field will open their outdoor season with their Spingtime Invitational Saturday at Kidd Field. First year head coach Mika Laaksonen hopes that the new running surface at the Stadium shows an improvement in times.

Giddens Named Steller Spikes 2nd Team

New Mexico State senior outside hitter Kayleigh Giddens was recently named to the Stellar Spikes second team.

Aggie Softball Hosts Spartans in WAC Opener

The New Mexico State softball team opens Western Athletic Conference (WAC) play this weekend as it hosts San Jose State for a weekend series with a single game Friday at 6 p.m. MT on the grounds of NM State Softball Complex.

#14 Nebraska Sweeps UTEP in Softball

The UTEP softball team fell to 15-15 on the season after being swept in an afternoon doubleheader against Nebraska. The Huskers were ranked 14th in the nation at the start of play.

NMSU"s Mak Wins BYU Tournament in Utah

New Mexico State freshman Demi Mak won the 2011 BYU-Entrada Classic on the par-72, 6,073 yard Entrada at Snow Canyon Course, Tuesday, March 22.

Pair of Aggies Earn Player of the Week Honors

NMSU Softball Player Hoku Nohara and Baseball player Dan Reid earned WAC Player of the week honors.

#14 Nebraska defeats NMSU, 6-3

The New Mexico State softball team dropped the final contest of a four-game series against No. 14 Nebraska 6-3 at the NM State Softball Complex Sunday afternoon.

Miner Softball Sweeps Marist

Senior outfielder Becky Smith laced a two-RBI double to right field to end the Miners’ first of two games against Marist in five innings, 11-2, on Saturday afternoon at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

Aggie Softball Takes Down #14 Nebraska

The New Mexico State softball team notched its first win over a ranked squad in three seasons by defeating No. 14 Nebraska 4-3 to kickoff a four-game weekend series Friday evening at the NM State Softball Complex.

Rhinos Lose to Idaho in Game 1 of Thorne Cup

The El Paso Rhinos struggled against a physical Idaho, losing game one of the Western States Hockey League Championship 3-1.

Miner Finishes 4th at NCAA Track and Field Championships

The Miners will have two more awards to hang on the All-American walls inside of Kidd Field when Risper Kimaiyo and Endurance Abinuwa return home from the 2011 NCAA Track and Field Championships.

NMSU Softball Defeats UTEP 1-0

Senior pitcher Courtney Auger posted 11 strikeouts as the Miners fell to the NM State Aggies on Wednesday afternoon at the Aggie Softball Complex in Las Cruces, NM.

Rhinos Win Game One over Tulsa, 4-0

El Paso Rhinos' goalie Trent Casper stopped all 28 Tulsa Rampage shots and the Rhinos beat Tulsa, 4-0, to take game one of the best-of-three Mid-West Division semifinals.  

Franklin Grad Wins USA Indoor Track and Field Championship in 400M

Former Franklin High School graduate (2005) and former Sam Houston State runner Michael Courtney added a national championship to his already impressive list of accomplishments on Sunday, taking the 400 meter title at the 2011 USA Indoor Track

Troupe Named C-USA Hitter of the Week

UTEP’s Chelsea Troupe was named the Conference USA Softball Hitter of the Week the league announced Monday afternoon.