August 17, 2016 — EL PASO, Texas – The Sun Bowl Association and FirstLight Federal Credit Union are excited to announce the theme of the 80th annual FirstLight Federal Credit Union Sun Bowl Parade. This year attendants will have the chance to watch the parade themed “80 Years Around the World.”
August 8, 2016 — EL PASO, Texas – The Sun Bowl Association hosted the Sun Court Coronation Friday, Aug. 5 at the El Paso Country Club inducting the 2016 Sun Queen, Lady-in-Waiting and Sun Princesses for the upcoming year.
June 28, 2016 — The four-team tournament includes two conference champions that also set school records for wins and has two teams with a top 65 RPI. The 2015 WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational Champion UC-Irvine makes a return trip to El Paso this year, joining UTEP, Akron and Maryland Eastern Shore.
April 27, 2016 — *EL PASO, Texas* – The Sun Bowl Association has elected Steve Beltran as President for the 2016-17 year.
April 25, 2016 — EL PASO, Texas – Bernie Olivas, who has overseen the unprecedented growth and development of the Hyundai Sun Bowl since 2001, will take over as Football Bowl Association chairman this coming July 1. The announcement was made by FBA Executive Director Wright Waters.