Sports

Rodriguez ready for the ring

David Rodriguez is ready for the ring. He's 36-1 overall, and in a heavyweight battle, he will face Raymond Ochieng Friday, July 18 at Southwest University Events Center, 6500 Montana. Doors open at 6:30pm, fights start at 8:00pm.

El Paso Parks and Rec to hold public swim league championships

The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will highlight another activity during National Parks and Recreation Month as the Department will host the two largest swim meets in the city over the next two weekends..

Chihuahuas game postponed after 'Dawgs take 3-2 lead

The game between the El Paso Chihuahuas and Albuquerque Isotopes Wednesday has been suspended in the bottom of the first inning because of rain and wet field conditions.

WORLD CUP: Argentina defeats Netherlands to reach final

Brazil thought its nightmare was over -- but perhaps it's only just beginning.

Rush soccer aims for a National Championship

Rush soccer has 35 club teams in the city of El Paso, but only one, the Under-17 team, is headed to Greensboro, North Carolina for the National Premier League championship.

Hanks hires new football coach

Kevin Jones, a football offensive coordinator and track coach at Ysleta High School, has been hired as Hanks High School’s new head football coach, effective today.

Magic Johnson to headline Stars Scholarship Fund

Annually, Stars Scholarship Fund enlists the support of businesses and organizations to become a sponsor of our Extravaganzas. Our sponsors enjoy benefits such as being guests at the Extravaganza and year round media exposure.

NMSU Director of Golf headed to U.S. Senior Open

New Mexico State University Director of Golf Daniel Koesters is at Oak Tree National in Edmond, Oklahoma, this week to compete in the U.S. Senior Open golf tournament.

Two Miners named Scholar Athletes of the Year in respective sports

UTEP’s Tori Martyn (women’s soccer) and Camino Sardinero (women’s golf) have been named the Conference USA 2013-14 Scholar-Athlete of the Year for their respective sports, league commissioner Britton Banowsky revealed Wednesda

'Dawgs top 'Topes for first win in Albuquerque

Albuquerque put two on base in the bottom of the ninth inning but Chihuahuas reliever Hector Ambriz left both runners on in El Paso’s 4-3 win Tuesday night at Isotopes Park.

UTEP Hoops: Meet Lew Stallworth

This summer, we are introducing you to the new UTEP freshman on the Men's Basketball team. Today, 6-1, 175-pound point guard Lew Stallworth from Hart HS in Newhall, California. Tune in!

Miners shine at World Junior Championships

UTEP track and field sprinter Aiyanna Stiverne will be going for gold in the 4x400m relay at the 2014 World Junior Championships in Eugene, Ore, from July 22-27.

NMSU center named to Rimington Award watch list

The Rimington Trophy Committee has released its 2014 Fall Watch List, which features 66 of the best centers in Division I football, including New Mexico State’s Valerian Ume-Ezeoke.

UTEP Tight End named to Mackey Award watch list

Senior Eric Tomlinson was named to the 2014 John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List on Tuesday. The award is given annually to the most outstanding collegiate tight end.

NMSU football releases new turf design

The NM State athletic department today released the final design of the synthetic turf that is currently being installed at Aggie Memorial Stadium.