Oct. 21, 2013
Anthony RotichCross Country
Sophomore Anthony Rotich finished second at the 2013 NCAA Pre-National meet as he defeated 358 runners on Oct. 19. Rotich clocked in a time of 23:25.43 in the men's 8K race coming in about a minute behind 2012 NCAA Cross Country Champion, Kennedy Kithuka.
Xitlali Herrera led the Miners to a 3-0 sweep of Rice on Oct. 20. She keyed the efforts both offensively and defensively, securing 12 kills with only one error, eight digs, and two block assists. Herrera posted a season-best hitting percentage of .611, as UTEP improved to 11-7 overall & 5-2 within C-USA action.