Jesús Mendoza
Year: Junior
Hometown: Albuquerque, N.M.
Other College: New Mexico Highlands
Experience: Transfer


2013: Transfer from New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, N.M. ... Placed 98th at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships, covering the 10-kilometer course in 32:13.1 ... Tallied a 38th-place finish at the NCAA Division II South Central Region Championships ... Ran to 35th place at the RMAC Championships, touring the 8K course in 26:17.1 ... Ran to back-to-back top-five finishes in September, placing third at the Buffalo Stampede and fourth at the Highlands Cross Country Jam ... Placed 25th at the Texas Tech Open. 

2012: Took 61st at the RMAC Championships in 28:27.8 ... Placed 62nd at the NCAA Division II South Central Region Championships ... Registered at 22nd-place showing at the season-opening UCCS Rust-Buster Open. 


2011 graduate of Rio Rancho High School in Albuquerque ... Claimed an eighth-place finish at the 2011 New Mexico Cross Country State Championships, covering the three-mile course in 16:42.60 ... Ran at the Nike Cross Nationals Southwest Regional his junior and senior years, placing 201st in 2010 and 170th in 2011 ... Ran to 36th place at the 2010 Lobo Cross Country Invitational and 31st at the 2010 Albuquerque Academy Invitational.