UTEP (1-0) christens the home portion of its 2014 schedule versus Big 12 power Texas Tech (1-0) on Saturday. Kickoff is set for 9:05 p.m. MT.
A Cumulative GPA Of 3.0 Is Required
2014 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2014 (RS FRESHMAN): Saw action in two contests ... tallied a 37-yard punt at New Mexico, which resulted in a Lobo fumble; the Miners recovered the fumble that led to the game-winning touchdown.
PRIOR TO UTEP: First Team All-State kicker and punter as a senior at Liberty Christian HS ... was a second team All-State punter as a junior ... garnered first team All-District accolades as a kicker and punter his senior season ... first team All-District punter and second team All-District kicker as a junior ... was perfect on PATs for his high school career (101-for-101) ... high school coach was Greg Price .
PERSONAL: Full name is Mikael Anthony Sroka ... parents are Henry and Linn Sroka ... father is a former NMSU assistant football coach ... has one brother and one sister ... born in Las Cruces, N.M. ... undeclared major.