Mark JacksonMen's Track & Field Mark Jackson led UTEP in the men's triple jump as he posted a leap of 16.33m (53-07.00), +4.2. The All-American's performance garnered him first place in the meet and in Conference USA. It was one of 12 titles at the Don Kirby Tailwind claimed by the Miners during the event on May 2.
Colleen Hohman, Softball Colleen Hohman pitched a complete game to lead UTEP over East Carolina, 4-1, in its season finale on May 4. Hohman pitched seven innings with an earned run, striking out four and only walking two. This came after Hohman pitched six innings with two earned runs and five Ks in a loss during game two of the series. The senior ended her UTEP career by picking up her sixth win of the season and 17th of her career. The 17 wins are the fourth most in in the circle in program history. Hohman, who belted a homer in the series, paced the squad with long balls on the year (11) while finishing with a .333 batting average and 28 RBI. All three of those are career highs. Additionally he .506 career slugging percentage is seventh-best all time.