With the El Paso Chihuahuas season in full swing, I’m reminded of my years covering the former El Paso professional baseball team.
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One year ago, the entire 2020 El Paso Chihuahuas baseball season was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
This message from Mark Brunner of the UTEP sports information department:
Guests at Southwest University Park attending Chihuahuas games or Locomotive FC matches are no longer required to mask up.
New UTEP head men’s basketball coach Joe Golding received some good news when Tydus Verhoeven announced that he’s returning to the Miners next season.
Abevy of golfers, 24 teams armed with clubs and balls, gathered at Painted Dunes Golf Course on a recent Friday morning to play golf for a good cause.The Marathon Petroleum - United Way Golf Tournament on April 30 raised more than $65,000 with proceeds benefiting United Way of El Paso County…
UTEP athletes, teams awarded Golden Picks were recognized at the 2021 Golden Picks Awards. The "Academy Awards" style show was held at the Don Haskins Center on Monday May 3. “Our student-athletes make us proud, and we hope that they are proud of each other,” UTEP Athletic Director Jim Sente…
I'm so glad that things are going well for the University of Texas at El Paso. It's beginning to get back on track after the coronavirus attack.I’ve covered UTEP sports since I was a rookie sports writer at the El Paso Herald-Post and I’ve continued covering the Miners to this day.I’ve cover…
The 2021 NFL Draft is being held this weekend in Cleveland.As today's best college players hope to hear their names called by any one of the NFL's 32 teams, it’s a good time to revisit Miners who’ve made the cut. In the past 20 years, 13 Miners have been selected in the draft.But just two ha…
Readers write: This from Bob Aguirre, president of the El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame:
Will Bednar struck out a career-high 15 over six innings, the most at the College World Series in 25 years, and Mississippi State held off Texas 2-1 on Sunday night.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two career-changing putts for Jon Rahm brought two trophies Sunday.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard will be the first transgender athlete to compete at the Olympics.
HOUSTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel lost in his first appearance against Houston, and Abraham Toro had a career-high four hits to lead the Astros over the Chicago White Sox 8-2 Sunday for their seventh straight win.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Byron Buxton launched an early two-run homer into the second deck, Kenta Maeda earned his first win since May 3 and the Minnesota Twins beat the reeling Texas Rangers 4-2 Sunday for their fourth straight win.
SHOW LOW, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities were trying to determine why a 35-year-old man driving a pickup truck plowed into bicyclists during a community road race in Arizona, critically injuring six riders.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Two European Championship soccer matches in Hungary are being investigated for “potential discriminatory incidents," UEFA said Sunday.
Minnesota Twins (29-41, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Texas Rangers (25-45, fifth in the AL West)
Chicago White Sox (43-28, first in the AL Central) vs. Houston Astros (42-28, second in the AL West)
HOUSTON (AP) — Jermall Charlo unanimously outpointed Juan Macias Montiel to retain the WBC middleweight championship Saturday night at the Toyota Center.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Brad Stuver tied his career-high with nine saves to help Austin FC to a 0-0 tie with the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two brothers from San Francisco say they have set a record for the longest highline ever walked in both Yosemite National Park and California, the San Francisco Chronicle reported.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Marina Mabrey scored a career-high 28 points and hit five of Dallas' franchise-record 17 3-pointers to help the Wings beat the Minnesota Lynx 95-77 on Saturday night.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Ricardo Pepi scored the tying goal in the 68th minute and FC Dallas held on for a 1-1 draw with Minnesota United on Saturday night.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — America's biggest swimming stars shined brightly on the next-to-last night of the Olympic trials.
HOUSTON (AP) — Astros rookie Robel Garcia tied a career high with three RBIs, Carlos Correa homered and Houston beat Lance Lynn and the Chicago White Sox 7-3 on Saturday night.
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