Viewing: track and field

From KVIA: Miners to Host Last Outdoor Home Meet of 2014

By on April 10, 2014

In conjunction with UTEP’s open house this weekend, the meet will be free to the public.

Track and Field/Cross Country

By on December 18, 2012

Track was one of the original sports introduced to the College of Mines (now UTEP) in the school’s early years and has become the most successful sport at the University, producing the most national championship wins and the most Olympic

Kidd Field- The First Miner Athletic Facility

By on October 30, 2012

In the 1920’s Dean John W. “Cap” Kidd began pushing for an athletic field for the College of Mines and Metallurgy (now UTEP). It would not be until 1932 that construction of the field would begin. The field was originally

Regional University, 1960-

By on March 6, 2012

[Note: This post continues the series on the “Layers of UTEP History“] In 1960, a new administration set out to harness the overlapping local, state, and national impulses that had produced a mining school, stretched it into a city college,