LoboTV
Print  
Position:



  Adam Bitchell

Adam Bitchell

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Aberystwyth, Wales

High School:
Penweddig School

Last College:
University of Wales Institute, Cardiff

Experience:
TR

06/23/2013

Consistency the Story in Review of 2012-13 Track & Cross Country

Joe Franklin's cross country and track & field teams showed some talent as they racked up the honors and the championships in the 2012-13 season.

11/17/2012

Women's Cross Country Place 10th at NCAA Championships; Men 21st

Josephine Moultrie and Luke Caldwell both took All-American honors as women place 10th and men 21st

11/15/2012

Cross Country Heads to NCAA Championships for 4th Straight Year

Joe Franklin's Lobos are traveling to Louisville, Ky., to take on the NCAA Cross Country Championships.

11/09/2012

Championship-Bound Women Place Second at NCAA Mountain Regional

The Lobos' women cross country team is heading to Louisville, while the men must wait to know if they've advanced.

11/07/2012

Cross Country Aims to Keep Calm and Carry On at NCAA Regional

The nationally ranked Lobos just need to run well and stay healthy to advance to the NCAA Championships

10/26/2012

2012 Mountain West Cross Country Championships

The Lobos swept the team titles at the MW Championships. The women won their 4th-straight and the men their 5th-straight.

Bitchell's Track and Field Bio

NEW MEXICO

2012: Competed at five meets for the Lobos, scoring at four as one of UNM's "core four" ... Opened at the Notre Dame Invitational with a 69th-place finish (24:40 over 5 miles) ... Placed as the team's second-best finisher at the Wisconsin Invitational, completing the 8-kilometer course in 24:01 to place 52nd overall ... Registered a sixth-place finish at the Mountain West Championships, running to a time of 24:42.74 as the team's No. 4 finisher ... Finished as UNM's No. 4 finisher again at the NCAA West Regional Championships, placing 25th overall with a 30:52.7 clocking over 10 kilometers ... Competed at the NCAA Championships, but dropped out after the 4K markafter dealing with a bout of food poisoning.

MEET Lobo Invite Kachina Classic Notre Dame Invite Wisconsin Invite MW Champs NCAA Regionals NCAA Champs
RESULT Did Not Compete Did Not Compete 24:40
69th
UNM 5th
24:01
52nd
UNM 2nd
24:42.74
6th
UNM 4th
30:52.7
25th
UNM 4th
Did Not Finish

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE

Transfer from the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff...Finished 4th at the British Universities & CollegesSport (BUCS) Cross Country Championships...Took runner-up honors in the 5K at the 2012 BUCS Championships...Has career bests of 3:43.71 in the1500m; 8:05.16 in the 3K; 13:57.61 in the 5K; and 31:10 in the 10K.

PERSONAL

Son of Colin and Beverley Bitchell...Has one sister, Leah...Hobbies include watching Arsenal F.C...Has an Arsenal tattoo on his right arm.

HONORS

• 2012 USTFCCCA All-Mountain Region Team
• 2012 First-Team All-Mountain West
• 2012 Academic All-Mountain West

Friday, October 31
All Day - 
Cross Country
at Mountain West Cross Country Championships
Friday, November 14
All Day - 
Cross Country
vs. NCAA Mountain Region Championships
Saturday, November 22
All Day - 
Cross Country
at NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships
E-News