UTEP Softball Falls to NM State 19-3

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The UTEP softball team (7-10) fell to NM State (2-6), 19-3, Wednesday night at the NM State Softball Complex in the Battle of I-10. 

NM State took a quick 12-0 lead after two innings. 

The Miners landed on the board in the top of the third on a Kaylin Jackson three-run home run, plating Autumn Scott and Pate Cathey after Scott singled to the shortstop and Cathey got on base on a hit by pitch. 

The Aggies posted seven more runs to end the game in a 19-3 run-rule. 

Miner Quick Hits 

  • · Kaylin Jackson: 2-for-3, HR, 3 RBI 
  • · Cheyenne Stark: 2-for-2, 2B 

The Miners will host Incarnate Word in a three-game series starting with a doubleheader on Saturday (Mar. 5) at 4/6 p.m. MT and single game on Sunday (Mar. 6) at 12 p.m. MT at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.