132 UNM student-athletes earn Scholar-Athlete distinction
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.
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: Led the Lobos at all but one meet at which she competed ... Opened with a third-place finish at the Lobo Invitational, running the 5K course in 18:26 ... Posted a sub-17 minute time at the Notre Dame Invitational's 5K course, clocking a 16:46 time that finished fourth overall ... Took ninth at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, finishing in 19:56 ... Whilst battling though illness, took fifth overall and third on the team at the Mountain West Championships, finishing the 6K in 21:05.28 ... Resumed her role as team ace with a fifth-place showing at the NCAA Mountain Region Championships, finishing in 20:25.1 ... Took All-American status at the NCAA Championships, finishing the 6K course in 20:11.1 to place 30th.
2011: Competed at four meets, serving as a top-five runner for the Lobos ... Opened the season at the Notre Dame Invitational with a 45th-place time of 17:47 ... Backed that up with a 21:15 time at the Wisconsin Invitational's 6K course, good for 101st ... Took 17th at the Mountain West Championships with a 21:58.9 time ... Scored for the Lobos at the NCAA Championships as she finished 131st with a 21:16 time.
Won the 800 and the 1500 at the 2010 Scottish U20/U23 Championships ... Claimed second in the 1500 at the 2011British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS) Championships for theUniversity of Strathclyde ... Claimed third in the 1500 at the 2011Aviva U20/U23 Championships ... Earned second in the metric mile at the 2009England U20 & U23 Championships
Daughter of George, an accountant, and Annette, a high school technical teacher ... Has two siblings, Nicola, 20, and Hannah, 18 ... Favorite athlete is Haile Gebrselassie ... Favorite food is chocolate ... Hobbies include spending time with friends, shopping, salsa dancing, Spanish lessons, nail painting and casting spells ... Majoring in sports engineering.
2012 USTFCCCA First-Team All-American