Sports

Officials suggest MLS happy with soccer enthusiasm

The Chivas de Guadalajara vs. Cruziero of Brazil soccer match at the Sun Bowl Sunday, July 6 was used as a way to measure fan excitement for a potential MLS (Major League Soccer) franchise in El Paso.

Former Trooper, 2 others named All-American Scholars

Three New Mexico State women’s golfers were named Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars recently announced by the WGCA.

NMSU athletics adds to social media

The New Mexico State Athletics department completed the social media trifecta on July 1, as they created an Instagram page to complement their Facebook and Twitter accounts.

Former Miner Sloan earns first win at Nova Scotia Open

Canada’s Roger Sloan calmly rolled in an eight-foot par putt to defeat Derek Fathauer on the first playoff hole and win the Nova Scotia Open, sending the homeland fans into a spontaneous rendition of the Canadian national anthem.

Cruzeiro tops Chivas in Sun Bowl Friendly

One of the most prestigious soccer clubs in Mexican First Division, Chivas de Guadalajara, turned the Sun Bowl into their home away from home Sunday.

Chihuahuas Win, Take Series in Salt Lake

The El Paso Chihuahuas trailed by six runs Sunday but came back to beat the Salt Lake Bees 12-10 at Smith’s Ballpark. It was the third time this season El Paso won a game after trailing by six runs or more.

Dallas Mavericks invite Bohannon to Summer Camp

He may not have heard his named called in the 2014 NBA Draft but the dream is not over yet for former Miner John Bohannon.

Chivas game draws thousands to the Sun Bowl

Despite the threat of bad weather 15,171 thousand headed to the Sun Bowl for a chance to watch world class soccer.

Chihuahuas rally comes up short in SLC

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored two runs in a ninth-inning rally Saturday, but had two runners on base at the end of the game in their 5-3 loss to the Salt Lake Bees at Smith’s Ballpark.

Chivas practices in Sun Bowl

Club Deportivo Guadalajara S.A. de C.V., commonly known as Chivas, announced their 22-man roster that will travel for the club’s first two matches of their 2014 U.S. Tour in El Paso, TX and Los Angeles, CA.

Chihuahuas Start Trip With Win

The Chihuahuas scored all of their runs on two out hits in El Paso’s 5-1 win over the Salt Lake Bees Friday night at Smith’s Ballpark.

World Cup Update

Half the semi-final field is set at the World cup; it will be Brazil against Germany on Tuesday. Germany shut down France 1-0 while Brazil hung on against Colombia 2-1.

Chihuahuas Rally For Win

On the day he was named a Triple-A All-Star, Jonathan Galvez hit a tiebreaking solo home run in the seventh inning of the El Paso Chihuahuas 7-6 win over the Albuquerque Isotopes Thursday.

Cruziero names roster for game vs Chivas

Cruzeiro Esporte Clube announced today the 21-man roster for the upcoming international match against Club Deportivo Guadalajara on Sunday, July 6 (9:00 p.m.

Chihuahuas' Galvez named PCL All-Star

El Paso Chihuahuas INF/OF Jonathan Galvez has been named to the Pacific Coast League All-Star team, the PCL and International League announced Thursday.