at NCAA Division I West Preliminary Round
at NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships
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.
Joe Franklin's Lobos tallied 55 top-10 finishes at the Great Friends of UNM Track & Field Stadium on Saturday.
Joe Franklin's track squad notched 25 top-ten finishes to start the outdoor season
The MW Champion men's track and field team received 15 all-conference honors, while the women earned eight.
The Lobo men are in first place while the women sit in second after the second day of action at the MW Track Championships.
2013 Indoor: Competed at six meets ... Ran a 1:02.73* 400-meter dash at the Lumberjack Team Challenge, placing 18th ... Claimed eighth in the 600 at the Cherry & Silver Invitational, finishing in 1:41.18 ... Placed in three straight 800s, starting with 2:19.34* at the New Mexico Invitational (6th), 2:19.01* at the New Mexico Clasisc (10th) and 2:18.49* at the Don Kirby Open (8th) ...Also ran as part of the women's MW runner-up distance medley relay team, as her 800-meter split of 2:20.2 helped propel the women to all-conference honors.
2013 Outdoor: Saw action in the 800 at five meets ... Ran two fifth-place times, including 2:25.72* at the UTEP Springtime Invitational and 2:20.85* at the Air Force Triangular ... Ran a 2:17.75* time at the Don Kirby Tailwind to place eighth ... Posted a time of 2:19.03 at the Beach Invitational ... Placed 18th at the Mountain West Championships with a time of 2:17.62.
2012 Indoor: Competed at three meets, all in the 400-meter dash ... Opened with a 24th-place time of 1:03.96* at the NAU Lumberjack Open ... Posted a 46th-place time at the Cherry & Silver Invitational (1:03.64*) and a 24th-place time at the New Mexico Invite (1:04.44*).
2012 Outdoor: Ran in the 400 at three meets ... Posted times of 63:49* (12th place) and 65.16* (21st place) at the UTEP Springtime Invite and the UTEP Invite, respectively ... Notched a 29th-place time of 1:03.69* at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational.
Lettered in track and field for coach Jamie Sweers ... Garnered multiple district championships, state championships and all-state and all-district nominations ... Also lettered in soccer and basketball.
Full name is Amelia Michelle Weaver ... Daughter of Michael, a mechanical engineer, and Jacqueline, a teacher ... Has three siblings, Hosanna, Kristiana, and Buddy ... Father played tennis at Montana State University ... Hobbies include soccer, snowboarding, sleeping, coloring and running around in the rain ... Favorite foods include mangos and ice cream ... Favorite athlete is Michelle Akers ... Majoring in exercise science.
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
All-Mountain West Indoor Team, 2013 (DMR)
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol