vs. Lobo Invitational
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.
For the fourth straight year, UNM has finished in the USTFCCCA Program of the Year standings, which recognize the best DI cross country and track & field program
Josephine Moultrie and Luke Caldwell both took All-American honors as women place 10th and men 21st
Joe Franklin's Lobos are traveling to Louisville, Ky., to take on the NCAA Cross Country Championships.
The Lobos' women cross country team is heading to Louisville, while the men must wait to know if they've advanced.
The Lobos swept the team titles at the MW Championships. The women won their 4th-straight and the men their 5th-straight.
2012: Ran five times for the Lobos -- scoring three times -- including at Mountain West Freshman of the Year-worthy performance ... Started off his season with a 98th-place time of 24:58 at the Notre Dame Invitational ... Scored at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (140th overall, fifth on the team) with a 24:27 time on the 8-kilometer course ... Claimed MW Freshman of the Year with a stellar fourth-place run of 24:39.76 over 8K ... Snagged 57th (31:52.6) at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships before scoring as the team's No. 2 at the NCAA Championships (85th-place time of 30:36.7).
Has personal bests of 1:49.69 in the 800m; 3:44.33 in the 1500; 8:37.79 in the 3000.
Has one sister, Emelinda ... Previously attended Blackeberg Gymnasium in Sweden and prior to that, Plymouth HS in Canton, Mich ... Lists soccer, camping, sleeping, hanging out, FIFA, rock music, fishing, and ice hockey.
2012 First-Team All-Mountain West