MINERS

Tahla Wade
1  Tahla Wade

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Zion, Ill.

High School:
Zion Benton Township HS

Position:
Outfield

Experience:
3L

B/T:
L/R

04/13/2013

Houston Gives UTEP Problems, Sweeps Day One

Miners and Cougars play series finale on Sunday

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.

03/30/2013

Miners Lose in Six to Pirates

Up next: UCF

03/28/2013

UTEP Set to Play East Carolina in Sun City

Miners to play three games against the Pirates

03/27/2013

Miners Win in Five in Game One, Lose Game Two

UTEP takes two of three from Siena

04/27/2014

UTEP Softball vs UTSA

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/21/2014

UTEP Softball vs North Texas

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/08/2014

UTEP Softball vs Southern Miss

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

02/23/2014

UTEP Softball vs Incarnate Word

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

04/28/2013

UTEP Softball Senior Day 2013

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

Two-time Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2012, 2013)

2014 (JUNIOR): Made 49 starts in 50 games played (26 starts in left field, 23 starts as the designated player) ... rebounded from an injury-riddled sophomore season ... led the squad with three triples ... has six-career triples, which is tied for most in program history ... .301 (46-for-153) batting average tied fourth best on the squad ... tallied 23 runs scored, nine RBI, two doubles and four stolen bases ... recorded 33 putouts and two assists ... posted 11 multi-hit games and two multi-RBI games ... registered a 10-game hitting streak from March 4-21 (second best streak on the team) ... hit .500 (20-for-40) and scored 13 runs during the streak ... went 2-for-4 and posted a career-best two RBI during a win over Houston Baptist (2/21) ... recorded a triple and an RBI in a win over rival NM State (3/4) ... went 3-for-4 with an RBI, a run scored, a triple and a stolen bag during a game one triumph over Southern Miss (3/8) ... tallied six hits, six runs scored and two stolen bases during a road sweep against conference opponent LA Tech (3/15-16) ... went 3-for-4 and scored two runs during game two of the LA Tech series ... was 2-for-4 and crossed home plate twice during a victory over conference foe UTSA (4/26) ... posted a career-best four hits at New Mexico (3/11).

2013 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 30 games (nine starts) ... hit .206 with four RBI and four stolen bases ... filled the stat line as she went 2-for-3 with three RBI, one run scored, a triple and a stolen base in a win over Siena (3/27) ... had a hit, a run scored and an RBI at Marshall (5/4).

2012 (FRESHMAN): Named to Conference USA All-Freshman team ... Started 30 games ... finished fourth on team with a .298 batting average ... finished second with four stolen bases ... scored nine runs ... led team with two triples ... knocked in 11 runs ... had a big day against Brown (3/3) with three hits, three RBI, two runs scored and a stolen base ... had eight multiple hit

PRIOR UTEP: Graduated from Zion Benton Township High School in Zion, Ill. ... selected to the All-North Suburban Conference and the All-Academic North Suburban Conference for the 2010-11 season ... led her team in batting average in 2010 and 2011 with a .486 and .472 respectively ... finished her senior season leading in runs (46), hits (58), and stolen bases (24).

PERSONAL: Tahla Monique Wade was born to Michael and Angela Wade ... has one sister, Tia Scott ... born in St. Louis, Mo. ... marketing major ... nickname is Tay.