MINERS

Amber Herrera
 Amber Herrera

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Eastwood HS

Experience:
HS

04/10/2014

School-Record 140 UTEP Student-Athletes Make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

A Cumulative GPA Of 3.0 Is Required

04/22/2013

Freshman Leads UTEP Women's Golf on Day One of C-USA

Maria Velasco is tied for 20th place with a four-over-par 76 through 18 holes.

04/11/2013

School-Record 139 UTEP Student-Athletes make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.

04/10/2013

UTEP Women's Golf Team Takes Eighth at Wyoming Cowgirl Classic

UTEP was led by Camino Sardinero, who tied for fourth place with a season-low 225 (75-77-73). She finished eight strokes behind the champion.

04/09/2013

UTEP Women's Golf Team Tied For Seventh at Wyoming Cowgirl Classic

Camino Sardinero leads UTEP with an eight-over-par 152 (75-77). She is tied for seventh place.

UTEP ITEM
Two-time member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (minimum 3.0 grade point average).

2013-14 (SOPHOMORE)
Played in all 10 tournaments ... compiled an 81.9 scoring average ... came on strong late in the year ... over her last two tournaments her scoring average was 78.2 and she fired her career-low round of 71 at the Conference USA Championship ... was UTEP's top finisher at the ORU Shootout.

2012-13 (FRESHMAN)
Played in four tournaments, including three during the spring portion of the schedule ... was in the UTEP lineup for the Conference USA Championship.

PRIOR TO UTEP
Named the El Paso Times Player of the Year as a senior at Eastwood High School ... other senior honors included All-Region and All-State ... three-time All-City and four-time Academic All-District over the course of her prep career ... notable tournaments won included the El Paso city championship and the Franklin Invitational, both in 2011 ... earned four varsity letters as a member of the Eastwood golf team ... also played volleyball in high school ... member of the National Honor Society ... also involved with student council ... vice president of the golf club at Eastwood ... crowned Miss Eastwood in 2012 ... community service work included volunteering with the First Tee of Greater El Paso.

PERSONAL
Full name is Amber Nicole Herrera ... parents are David and Yvonne Herrera ... older sister Stephanie played golf at UTEP from 2006-2011 ... Education major.