vs. NCAA Division I Indoor 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.
For the men, seven individuals claimed 10 total honors, while nine women and a relay team scored 12 total selections.
The Lobo women racked up 145.5 team points over the four-day meet, while the men combined for 149
Out at UC Berkeley, New Mexico posted 35 top-10 finishes and multiple season bests.
Paced by Charlotte Arter's new school record, the Lobos shined in their trip to California.
The Lobos played host to some of the premier institutions across the nation at the Don Kirby Invite, Feb. 10, 2012.
2013 Indoor: Competed in the high jump at five meets ... Placed fifth at the season-opening Lumberjack Team Challenge with a clearance of 5-2 1/4 (1.58m) ... Cleared nearly identical marks at the Cherry & Silver and Don Kirby Elite invitationals, with heights of 5-4 1/4 (14th) and 5-4 1/2 (16th), respectively ... Earned runner-up honors at the Don Kirby Open, reaching 5-5 (1.65m) ... Placed 13th at the Mountain West Championships, clearing 5-1 (1.55m).
2013 Outdoor: Saw action in the high jump at six meets ... Opened with a third-place showing at the UTEP Springtime Invitational, clearing 5-3 3/4 (1.62m) ... Claimed fourth at back-to-back meets, leaping 5 1/4 (1.53m) at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational and 5-3 (1.60m) at the Air Force Triangular ... Tallied a tie for 10th at the Beach Invitational after surpassing 5-4 1/2 (1.64m) ... Nabbed eighth at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational, reaching 5-2 1/2 (1.59m) ... Performed nicely at the MW Championships as she tied for third with a season-best clearance of 5-6 1/2 (1.69m).
2012 Indoor: Competed at six meets, all in the high jump ... Opened with a 4-11 1/4 mark at the NAU Lumberjack Open, placing ninth ... Cleared 5-4 1/4 at the Cherry & Silver Invite and the Don Kirby Elite Invite, placing 10th and eighth, respectively ... Reached 5-6 three times, including the New Mexico Invite (placing 1st), the New Mexico Classic (tying for 10th), and the Mountain West Indoor Championships (placing 5th).
2012 Outdoor: Participated seven times in the high jump ... Reached 5-6 at the UTEP Springtime Invitational to win the event ... Cleared 5-4 1/2 at back-to-back meets, the Don Kirby Tailwind Invite (placing 7th) and the UTEP Invite (tying for 6th) ... Registered marks of 5-1 1/4 at the Brutus Hamilton Open and 5-4 1/4 at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational, placing third and 11th, respectively ... Took runner-up honors in the high jump at the MW Outdoor Championships with a season-best clearance of 5-7 1/4.
2011 Indoor: Competed in the high jump at six meets, as well as the 60m dash at three meets ... Sixth-place finish in the high jump at the Lobo Open, with a mark of 5-3 (1.60m) ... 13th-place finish at the Cherry and Silver Invitational, with a mark of 5-2 1/2(1.58m) ... Notched a 12th-place finish at the New Mexico Classic and Multis, registering a result of 5-4 1/4(1.63m) ... Finished sixth at the MWC Championships with a mark of 5-7 (1.70m).
2011 Outdoor: Participated in six meets, all except the MWC Championships in the 200m dash and high jump ... Posted a 5-2 1/4(1.58m) mark in the high jump at the Arizona State Invitational on route to an 8th-place finish ... Finished tenth in the high jump at the UNM Tailwind Invitational with a mark of 5-2 1/4(1.58m) ... Tied for second at the UTEP Invitational in the high jump, reaching 5-1 1/4(1.56m) ... Picked up a seventh-place finish in the high jump at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational, reaching 5-2 1/4(1.58m) ... 14th-place finish at the MWC Championships with a mark of 5-3 (1.60m).
2010 Indoor: Competed at seven meets, all in the high jump ... Recorded the same mark, 5-4 1/4(1.63m), at five straight meets, placing first at the Lobo Opener, 11th at the Cherry & Silver Invitational, sixth at the Lobo Challenge, and fifth at both the New Mexico Invitational and New Mexico Classic & Multis ... Improved to 5-5 (1.65m) at the next meet, the Air Force Invitational, picking up eighth ... Finished the indoor season with a 5-2 1/4(1.58m) jump at the MWC Indoor Championships, good for 11th.
2010 Outdoor: High jumped at six meets ... Opened the outdoor season with a 5-3 3/4 (1.62m) mark at the UTEP Springtime, good for fifth overall ... Nabbed third at the UTEP Invitational, jumping 5-3 (1.60m) ... Recorded her personal record of 5-6 (1.68m) at the TCU Invitational with a first-place finish ... Placed fifth at the Don Kirby Invitational with a mark of 5-5 (1.65m) ... Scored at the MWC Championships in the high jump tying a personal best mark of 5-6 (1.68m) for a fourth place finish.
A 2009 graduate of Robertson High School in Las Vegas, N.M ... Three-time class 3A state high jump champion and a four-time district winner for coach Benny Ortiz ... Led the Cardinals to a district title and runner-up finish at the state meet as a senior ... School record leap of 5-08.00 ... Four-year letterwinner in both track and volleyball ... Scholastic standout, as well, with a 4.0 GPA.
Full name is Marin Danielle Schweigert ... Daughter of Daniel Schweigert and Wendy Dimmette ... Has a brother, Remington, and two sisters, Randall and Mia ... Major is speech and hearing science.
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
All-Mountain West Outdoor Team, 2012 (High Jump) & 2013 (High Jump)
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol