Head coach George Brenzovich was named Coach of the Year and several Miners were named All-Americans.
The UTEP rifle team concluded their season at the NCAA Championships in Ohio on Saturday.
UTEP suffered their second loss to TCU this season.
The Miners faced the Wolfpack for the third time in a row; this was their first loss to them this season.
The Miners gunned a school record 4671 in their victory on Saturday.
2011-12 (Sophomore): Competed in all but two contests for the Miners ... fired over the 580 mark in seven of nine contests in the air gun ... posted a season-best 588 in a triangular meet against Alaska-Fairbanks and Nevada ... posted a team-best 584 mark in smallbore against TCU ... registered five matches with 580 or better in the 3-Position gun to tally a team-best 577 average ... recorded the third-best team aggregate average with 1161.
2010-11 (Freshman): Participated in nine matches during the season ... competed in both air rifle and smallbore ... shot a 580 or higher in five matches ... posted a career-high 588 in air rifle at the Withrow Invitational ... shot a 581 at the NCAA Qualifier ... recorded an average of 577.9 in air rifle which was third best on the team ... shot an average of 567.6 in smallbore.
High School: Member of the Chattahoochee County JROTC riflery team that placed first among Army teams and second among all service teams at the 2010 JROTC National Air Rifle Championships... competed in the 2010 and 2009 State Championships placing fourth and second, respectively ...set a new National Army JROTC record during the 2009 Montgomery Bell Classic and won finals with an overall total of 594 of 600, ranking her first in the nation...competed at the 2009 National Junior Olympic Air Rifle Championships with the Fort Benning Junior Rifle Club winning the Club Team gold medal and individually placing seventh in third position air and sixth in precision... participated in the 2009 U.S. Army Junior Open, placing second overall ... Georgia Sport Shooting All-State honoree...earned a Junior Distinguished Shooter Badge #329...a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Andrea Marie Vautrin is the daughter of Gary Vautrin and Helen Aldridge ... born May 23, 1991 in Fort Myers, Florida ... has two brothers, Michael Aldridge and Allen Vautrin and two sisters, Collen Vautrin and Allison Stineman ... majoring in Nursing.