Ross Matheson
Position: Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Edinburgh, Scotland
High School: Queen Margaret University
Experience: 1 Year


2014 Indoors: Ran at four meets for the Lobos … Opened in the 800 meters at the Lobo Collegiate Invitational, placing fourth with a time of 1:52.08* … Took 12th in the 800 at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational, finishing in 1:55.66*, while placing ninth in the mile with a time of 4:17.90* … Scored in the 800 at the Mountain West Indoor Championships, placing eighth with a time of 1:55.46*.

2014 Outdoors: Saw action at six meets, mostly in the 1500 meters … Opened with back-to-back 1500s, placing 22nd at the highly competitive Stanford Invitational with a time of 3:47.77 before placing ninth at the Bryan Clay Invitational with a time of 3:43.27 … Ran one of the legs of New Mexico's four-mile relay at the Penn Relays, helping the squad to fifth place … Ran the 1500 at the Payton Jordan Invitational, placing third in his section with a time of 3:43.55 … Scored in the metric mile at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships, finishing seventh with a time of 3:51.43* … Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary Round, placing 47h with a time of 3:59.07.


Claimed victory in the 1500-meter run at the 2013 Scottish National Open, racing to a personal best of 3:46.58 ... Won the Scottish National Cross Country Championships in 2013  ... Took ninth in the 1500 at the 2013 British Athletics European Trials & UK Championships ... Finished seventh in the 800 at the 2012 Aviva England Athletics U20/U23 Championships ... Won the 1500 multiple times in 2010, including the Scottish U20/U23 Championships.


800 meters: 1:51.69
1,500 meters: 3:43.27
3,000 meters: 8:38.95
5,000 meters: 14:54.03


• Academic All-Mountain West, 2014
• USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol