No. 8 UNM
downs UAB 2-0
in men’s soccer’s rain-soaked home opener
Robson scored his
first goal as a Lobo in the 57th minute and James Rogers tacked
on an insurance
goal in the 79th minute to lead New Mexico over future C-USA foe
monsoon-like conditions in the first half before finding their
groove in the
second half. UNM donned special Spanish language jerseys
for the match.
The UNM (3-1-0)
play Dartmouth and UC-Irvine as part of the TLC Plumbing Heating
Invitational next Friday and Sunday at the UNM Soccer Complex.
will also participate but does not play UNM.
Sheraton Airport/Comcast Lobo Invitational
volleyball team improved
to 10-1 on the season by sweeping all three of their matches in
Shearton Airport/Comcast Lobo Invitational.
The Lobos def.
on Friday night before defeating sweeping the University
on Saturday and finishing up with a hard-fought 3-2
UC-Santa Barbara Saturday afternoon.
Coach Jeff Nelson earned a
landmark 100th victory against Georgia Southern.
Elsa Krieg junior outside hitter Ashley Newman were both named
to the All-tournament
team while sophomore hitter Chantale Riddle was named tournament
The UNM netters
next play in
the Oklahoma Invitational in Norman, Okla. next weekend against
the host Lady
Sooners, Arkansas-Little Rock and Southern Methodist.
splits matches with Georgia and Florida.
a pair of goals, the Lobos won their third straight game last
Friday, defeating Georgia 2-0
in Athens, Ga.
winner in the 39th minute off a rebound from a hard
shot by Elba
Olguin. Montoya then gave UNM some
insurance in the 80th minute on a free kick from 30
On Sunday, No.
erased a 2-1 deficit after a 45-minute delay due to lightning to
take a 3-2
win over the Lobos. Montoya started
the scoring in the 20th minute off a turnover. The
equalized in the 49th minute but New Mexico managed
to take the lead
back on a Stepahine Rowe goal in the 56th.
goals within six minutes of each other to secure the win.
rivals NMSU on Sunday at 4 p.m. at the UNM Soccer Complex.
UNM men and
teams finish 5th in respective tournaments
Mexico men’s golf team fought the elements to
shoot a 22-over 310 on Monday to slipped one spot to a
fifth-place finish among
the 15 teams after Monday’s final round of The Gopher
The Lobos UNM
31-over 895 (304-281-310) and finished 33 strokes behind
tournament winner No.
2 California (274-290-298=862). The Golden Bears were the only
team under par
at 2 under.
was the highest finisher for UNM, finishing in sixth place at
3-over. He posted
scores of 73, 68 and 78.
Collins, Colo. New
Mexico junior Manon De Roey won her first collegiate tournament
today and set a
school record in the process shooting a total of 207 (69-68-70)
at the Colonel
Bill Wollenberg Ptarmigan Ram Classic – the lowest 54-hole total
by a UNM
women's golfer as UNM
finished fifth overall.
record was 208
held by former All-American Jodi Ewart at the 2009 Branch Law
Invitational at the UNM Championship Course.
finished at 9 under,
the third best score by a Lobo in relation to par. Ewart was 11
under at the
2009 McGuire while Caroline Keggi finished 10 under at the 1986
Invitational at the New Mexico State University course in Las
tied for fifth
with Louisville, Nevada and Long Beach State
with a 32 over par
score of 896. The Lobos shot 298, 288 and 310 respectively.