UTEP dominates in season opener


Priscila Gomez

Sophomore Anna Jimmerson runs through the sidelines as she protects the ball from Lubbock Christian University

Daniel Mendez, Web Editor

The UTEP soccer team won, 6-1, in their season opener against Lubbock Christian University Friday night at University Field.

Coach Kevin Cross’s club had six different Miners score in the home opener. Freshman Jojo Ngongo, junior Danielle Carreon, sophomores Anna Jimmerson, Vic Bohdan, April Pate and Jackie Soto each scored for the Miners. Senior goalkeeper Alyssa Palacios registered three saves.

The Miners will play again this weekend on the road as they face Abilene Christian Sunday, Aug. 19, at 6 p.m.