Sports

UTEP Football Opens up Preseason Practice

This  morning, the UTEP football team hit the practice field for the first time since the spring, all ready and roaring to go for the 2011 season.  The Miners will practice once more in El Paso, Friday, before heading to Camp Socorro

Walker to Appear in El Paso for Mental Health Awareness

Herschel Walker, former football player and Heisman Trophy winner, will be making appearances at area El Paso schools, universities and military bases to speak to audiences regarding mental health and chemical dependency issues.

UTEP Soccer Holds Media Day, Ready for Exciting Season

The 2011 season is shaping up to be an exciting one, for numerous reasons.

Klinsmann Sets U.S. Soccer Roster for 'Friendly' Against Mexico

U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has named a 22-player roster that will travel to Philadelphia in advance of the match against regional rival Mexico on Aug. 10 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Lacy Playing Well Despite Slumping Sparks

Former Montwood Ram and UTEP Miner Natasha Lacy has appeared in 15 games for the Los Angeles Sparks. Lacy is averaging 5.7 points and 2.3 rebounds for the 7-12 Sparks, who have lost two in a row and are just 3-7 in their last ten games.

El Paso's NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Qualifying Schedule

Sports League: NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Competition 2011 Ages (Divisions): 6-7yrs, 8-9yrs, 10-11yrs, 12-13yrs and 14-15yrs old. All participants must show birth certificate.

School Board President Told Garcia To Stay Home

EL PASO - The EPISD superintendent figured he'd return to work today after his arrest on corruption charges, but the school board is telling Lorenzo Garcia, 'not so fast.'

Former Miner Signs with Pro Team in France

Former UTEP Miner Jeremy Williams has signed a contract with UJAP Quimper of the France Professional Basketball League.  Quimper plays in the Pro 'B' second divsion.  Williams confirmed the signing today with KDBC Local 4, sig

Former NMSU Coach Headed to Hall of Fame

The United States Tennis Association Southwest Hall of Fame Selection Committee has announced the newly-elected class for 2011. Former New Mexico State Tennis Head Coach Don Ball has been selected for this year’s class.

Phil Barrios Named Head Football Coach at Eastwood

Phil Barrios has been named as the head football coach and athletic coordinator at Eastwood High School. Barrios had been the defensive coordinator at Franklin High School since 2007.

NMSU Soccer Selected to Finish 8th in WAC Preseason Poll

The New Mexico State soccer team was selected to finish eighth in the WAC Preseason Poll, which is voted on by the leagues coaches.

Former Senator Shapleigh Not Talking About EPISD Arrest

EL PASO- Former Texas State Senator Eliot Shapleigh is tight lipped on the arrest of Superintendent Garcia.

Moss Retires from NFL

Randy Moss, owner of 153 touchdown passes, and seemingly many more in his arsenal, retired from the NFL today after 13 seasons.  Local 4's Beau Bagley has your coverage!

Aggies Complete Roster

New Mexico State women's basketball head coach Mark Trakh announced three final additions to complete the 2011-12 roster Monday including a pair of international athletes and an in-state prospect.

U.S. Soccer Introduces Klinsmann as Head Coach

U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati and U.S. Men's National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann spoke at the press conference today introducing Klinsmann as the newest U.S. Soccer Head Coach: