Camilla Carrera had a multi-homer day to move up to second on the NCAA single-season home run list with her 32 home runs this season.
Carrera, the nation's home run leader, is the first player to reach the 30 home run plateau in a season since Kelly Majam (Hawaii) did it in 2010.
Seniors Camilla Carrera, Chelsea Troupe and Courtney Ware all scored on a fifth inning home run by Troupe.
UTEP and UAB will wrap up the three game series on Sunday at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex at 11:00 a.m. Seniors Camilla Carrera, Chelsea Troupe, and Courtney Ware will be honored after the game.
Ashley Collazo went 2-4 with a RBI and had her first multi-hit game since March 10 against Southern Miss.
· Two-Time Commissioner's Honor Roll (2009, 2010)
2011 (JUNIOR): Saw action in 52 games for the Miners starting in 47 of them ... recorded 15 RBI's and scored 12 runs ... batted .161 for the season ... laced two home runs ... walked 16 times ... 3-3 in stolen bases ... drove in five runs on two hits including a home run against UNC ... had four putouts against Marist.
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Played and started in 54 of 55 games for UTEP ... belted 33 hits, scored 17 runs and recorded eight doubles, two home runs and 19 RBI ... drew 21 walks to rank third on the team ... registered six sacrifice hits (the most on the squad) which tied for first in UTEP season records ... had 46 putouts and five outfield assists ... six multi-hit games and five with multiple RBIs.
2009 (FRESHMAN): Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... participated in 34 games making 21 starts ... connected for 10 hits including a career-best two against Memphis (March 8) ... also tallied two runs and two doubles ... recorded 12 putouts.
PERSONAL: A Avocado League first team selection in 2008 while being named a Union Tribune All-Academic honoree ... led Vista High School to the 2007 conference title ... played club with the SoCall Breakers.
PERSONAL: Courtney Marie Ware is the daughter of Tim and Debbie Ware ... born on Feb. 24, 1990 in Escondido, Calif. ... has one brother (Troy) ... nickname is "Court."