Joshua Mikes notched a hat trick, goalie Filip Orcik stopped 45 of 47 El Paso shots and the Bay Area Seals avenged a first-round loss to the Rhinos with a 7-2 win, vaulting the Seals into the Thorne Cup Finals Easter Sunday in McCall, ID.
The UTEP tennis team earned its first conference win since 2011 by beating Southern Miss. The Miners (10-9, 1-0 C-USA) took down the Golden Eagles (0-15, 0-4 C-USA), 6-1, on Friday afternoon at The Racquet Club of Memphis.
Taylor Bargar and Chad Cesarz each scored twice and the Rhinos' special teams contributed half of their eight goals Friday afternoon, as El Paso dominated the Fresno Monsters from start to finish, 8-3.
The New Mexico State softball team worked for its first two road wins in Western Athletic Conference play on Friday afternoon, March 29, as the Aggies hit five home runs in the two games for a 5-2 win in game one and capped off the double bill
The Rhinos overcame a disastrous first period to score five unanswered goals and El Paso roared back to double the Bay Area Seals, 6-3, in its opening game at the Thorne Cup Finals in McCall, ID, Thursday night.