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2006 New Mexico Track & Field Quick Facts
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  01/16/2006
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

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UNIVERSITY INFORMATION

Location: Albuquerque, N.M.
Founded: 1889 by Territorial Legislature
Enrollment: 26,500
Nickname: Lobos
Colors: Cherry (PMS 485) and Silver (PMS 428)
National Affiliation: NCAA Division I
NCAA Region: Midwest
Conference: Mountain West
President: Louis Caldera
Director of Athletics: Rudy Davalos
Deputy Director of Athletics: Conrad Colbert
Associate AD/Compliance & Administration/Senior Woman Administrator: Janice Ruggiero
Faculty Representative: Breda Bova

TEAM INFORMATION

Head Coach: Matt Henry (Distance/Middle Distance) - Sixth Year (New Mexico, `75)
Office Phone: (505) 925-5735

Associate Head Coach: Mark Henry (Sprints/Relays) - Sixth Year (New Mexico, `74)
Office Phone: (505) 925-5736
E-mail: mrkhenry@unm.edu

Assistant Coach: Scott Steffan (Men's Multi-Events/Pole Vault/Javelin) - Sixth Year (New Mexico, `91)
Office Phone: (505) 925-5738

Assistant Coach (Women's Multi-Events/Jumps): Keren Bentzur - First Year (New Mexico, `02)
Office Phone: (505) 925-5737

Volunteer Coaches:
Art Acevedo (Distance) - Sixth Year (New Mexico State, '81)
Kelly Dunbar (Distance) - Sixth Year (New Mexico, '95)
Jeremy Graff (Javelin/Throws) - Second Year (Colorado State, '04)
Matt Kraft (Throws) - Fourth Year (New Mexico, '02)
Doug Schneebeck (Hurdles) Sixth Year (James Madison, '82)

Track & Field Fax: (505) 925-5558

Head Athletics Trainer: Dave Binder
Head Strength Coach: Mark Paulsen
Academic Advisor: Jennifer White

2005 Indoor Conference Finish:
Men: 5th/6 (67 pts.)
Women: 7th/8 (31 pts.)

2005 Indoor National Finish:
Men: T34th (5 pts.)
Matt Gonzales: 4th (5,000m)

2005 Outdoor Conference Finish:
Men: 4th/6 (107.5 pts.)
Women: 6th/8 (64.5 pts.)

2005 Outdoor Regional Finish:
Men: 31st (2 pts.)
Women: T27th (4 pts.)

2005 Outdoor National Finish:
Team: N/A
Amanda Barnes: 23rd (shot put), Dan Feltman: 16th (decathlon), Matt Keeran: 15th (javelin)

MWC Indoor Points Returning/Lost:
Men: 14 (21%)/53 (79%)
Women: 17 (55%)/14 (45%)

MWC Outdoor Points Returning/Lost:
Men: 63 (59%)/44.5 (41%)
Women: 50 (78%)/14.5 (22%)

Newcomers:
Men: 13
Women: 22

Outdoor Stadium (Capacity): Great Friends of UNM Track Stadium (5,000)
Surface: Versaturf

Indoor Arena (Capacity): Albuquerque Convention Center (2,000)
Surface (Dimensions): Mondo (200m/60-degree banked)

Elevation: 5,085 feet

MEDIA RELATIONS INFORMATION

Track & Field Contact: Alfredo Moreno
Office Phone: (505) 925-5524
Office Fax: (505) 925-5529
E-mail: avmoreno@unm.edu
Cellular Phone/Press Box: (505) 710-5893
Mailing Addresss:

Department of Athletics
MSC04 2680
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE INFORMATION

Track & Field Contact: Marlon Edge
Office Phone: (719) 488-4052
E-Mail: medge@themwc.com
Office Fax: (719) 487-4052
Conference Website: www.TheMWC.com
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