Miners to Play Rival Lobos on Wednesday
April 23, 2013
EL PASO, Texas - The UTEP and New Mexico softball programs will take a break from conference action, as the two rivals will face each other in a two-game series on Wednesday in Albuquerque.
The Miners (12-28) and Lobos (19-29) game one first pitch is set for Noon MT.
Both programs are coming off a tough weekend where both were swept. Conference USA leader UAB burned UTEP in Birmingham, Ala., while New Mexico was dealt a bad hand by Nevada in Albuquerque.
The Last Meeting
May 2, 2012
Helen of Troy Field
Walts' senior season has propelled her into the UTEP career record books. The native of Flower Mound, Texas now holds the school record for runners caught stealing (58) and picking runners off (13).
Cassandra Kalapsa, Mariah Rimmer and Naomi Tellez have each amassed 18 RBI to lead the Lobos, while Kalapsa leads the squad with six long balls.
The Miners will return to conference action on April 27 and 28 against Tulsa in the final home series of the season.