UTEP Softball Starts Season with a 1-1 Split vs Idaho State (Photo Gallery)

The UTEP Miners softball team started their 2022 season by splitting games with the Idaho State Bengals Thursday afternoon at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

It was day one of the UTEP Invitational and in Game One, Idaho State won the first game 9-4. In Game Two, The Miners got a 5-2 victory after Karina Somoza hit a Grand Slam in the bottom of the 5th inning.

The Miners will continue to play on Friday when they take on Abilene Christian at 4pm. and then against Creighton at 7p.m. at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

You can see the pictures of opening day below: