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.
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 nationally ranked Lobos just need to run well and stay healthy to advance to the NCAA Championships
The Lobos swept the team titles at the MW Championships. The women won their 4th-straight and the men their 5th-straight.
2012: Competed as part of the Lobos' "core four", scoring at five meets for UNM ... Opened at the Lobo Invitational, placing fourth overall and first on the team with a 19:14.2 time ... Took 33rd at the Notre Dame Invitational, finishing the 5-mile course in 24:21 ... Led the men at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, placing 43rd with a 23:59 time over the 8K course ... Claimed eighth at the Mountain West Championships with a clocking of 24:43.53, earning all-conference honors ... Was the team's No. 3 runner at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships, running to a 22nd-place time of 30:48.7 over 10K ... Struggled at the NCAA Championships, working through a rough race en route to placeing 227th with a 32:14.1 time over 10K.
2011: Emerged as one of the Lobos top-three runners as the season wore on...Competed at the last five meets of the season, starting with the Notre Dame Invitational, where he placed 42nd with a 24:52 time...Placed 55th at the Wisconsin Invitational (24:33)...Took fourth at the Mountain West Championships, clocking in at 25:12.2...Posted the 23rd-best time overall (and second on the team) of 31:15.5 at the NCAA Regionals...Led the Lobos at the NCAA Championships in the stead of injured Nicholas Kipruto and Ross Millington, placing 139th with a 31:07.2 time.
2010: A solid No. 6 runner for the Lobos, competing at six meets...Opened at the Lobo Invitational with a 12th-place time of 25:31.6...Posted finished of 49th and 63rd at the Kachina Classic (25:24.5) and the Roy Griak Invitational (25:06), respectively...Placed 24th at the Notre Dame Invitational, finishing in 26:19...Finished the MWC Championships with a 31:26.5 time, placing 51st.
2009: Competed at three meets (Lobo Invite, Kachina Classic and UNM vs. NMSU) unattached.
A 2009 graduate of Rio Rancho (N.M.) High School...Only lettered one year in track for coach Sal Gonzales, but left as the school record holder in the mile (4:22)...3-year letterman in soccer, where he was named All-Conference...Conference champion in the 3,200.
Born in Rio Rancho, N.M....Son of Kent and Linda Stam...Has two older brothers, Brandon and Cory...Majoring in Mechanical Engineering.
2011 First Team All-Mountain West