MINERS

Atenas Bojorquez
 Atenas Bojorquez

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Moches, Sinaloa, Mexico

High School:
Del Valle

Position:
Air Rifle, Smallbore

Experience:
0L

05/09/2012

Thirty-Eight Miners to Graduate on Saturday

The total number ties the school record and features student-athletes from seven teams.

02/19/2012

Rifle Fires Past Nevada in Season Finale, 4648-4645

Andrea Palafox shot 576 in smallbore and was the top shooter in air rifle shooting a 595.

02/11/2012

TCU Deals UTEP 4683-4644 Loss

UTEP suffered their second loss to TCU this season.

11/13/2011

Rifle Drops Match To Nevada, 4633-4640

The Miners faced the Wolfpack for the third time in a row; this was their first loss to them this season.

10/30/2011

UTEP Rifle Tops Alaska-Fairbanks and Nevada In Triangular Match

The UTEP Rifle team beat Alaska-Fairbanks and Nevada for the second time in as many days.

2010-11 (Junior): Saw action in four matches for the Miners ... shot an average of 564.5 in air rifle ... shot a career-high 574 against Ole Miss and TCU ... posted a 560 against Nevada ... recorded a 566 at the NCAA Qualifier.

2009-10 (Sophomore): Saw action in three matches this season ... scored a season high 566 in air rifle against Nevada ... recorded a 560 against Nebraska ... also fired a 557 at the NCAA Qualifier.

2008-09 (Freshman): Participated in five of 12 air rifle matches ... recorded a season-best 573 vs. Alaska.

High School: Placed second at the 2007 Sport Shooter UTEP JROTC Invitational Military Skills meets ... a member of the 2008 JROTC Western Region Championship precision team.

Personal: Atenas Libertad Bojorquez is the daughter of Miguel Bojorquez and Alejandra del Carmen Rios ... born Aug. 20, 1990 in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico ... has one brother Armando Alcaraz (30) and two sisters Alejandra Alcaraz (26) and Alondra Alcaraz (22) ... majoring in Kinesiology.