UTEP plays three matches on the road before opening conference play against UTSA on Monday, September 22 at 6 p.m. in Memorial Gym
No. 9 BYU used size and experience to outmatch the Miners, 3-0.
TEP welcomes fans to come out and support the team in its first home matches of the year. All campers get in free by wearing their camp t-shirt to the matches.
UTEP split at the Leatherneck Invitation against Western Illinois and Eastern Illinois on Saturday.
The UTEP Volleyball team continues non-conference play this weekend as it sets to compete in the Leatherneck Invitational
2013 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2013(JUNIOR): Played in 94 sets and started in 26 matches for the Miners ... ranked third on the team with 235 digs, and averaged 2.50 digs per set ... picked up a season-high 20 digs versus LA Tech (9/27) ... finished second on the team in service aces with 25 ... chipped in 21 assists and had a .956 reception percentage ... tallied double-digit digs in 10 matches.
IOWA WESTERN (2012-11): Was a force on the backcourt for Iowa Western, tallying a total of 1,418 total digs in two seasons which ranks her third-all time in program history ... earned multiple honors including: two-time NJCAA Division I All-American first team, two-time AVCA All-American first team, two-time All-Region first team and a two-time Academic All-Region first team recipient ... during the 2011 season she led the team in digs with 801, securing the No. 2 spot in the school record book for most digs in one season ... directed Iowa Western to a 45-3 overall record, posting 18 matches with 20 or more digs in 2012 ... registered a stellar performance against Iowa Central CC (2012), registering 30 digs and leading the Reivers to a 3-2 victory.
PERSONAL:Full name is Dayana Acevedo Rios ... daughter of Ranier Acevedo and Myriam Rios ... has three sisters (Mayrin, Maryam and Melizabeth) ... born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico...is majoring in Multidisciplinary studies.