The Lobo ski team competed in both Alpine and Nordic events in Red River, N.M. over the weekend.
Gary Beresford enters his second season as part of the UNM coaching staff. The former Lobo Alpine skier looks to help UNM as a coach now that his collegiate career is complete.
Junior (2009): Missed the majority of the 2009 season with a knee injury ... 25th-place career-best giant slalom finish at Alaska-Anchorage.
Sophomore (2008): Placed career-best 18th in slalom at the Utah Invitational ... Set season-best with 26th place in giant slalom at UNM Invitational ... Finished RMISA season ranked 30th in slalom and 40th in giant slalom ... Recipient of UNM Coaches Award.
Freshman (2007): Placed season-best 22nd in slalom at Denver Invitational ... Best finish of 34th in giant slalom at New Mexico Invitational ... Ranked 36th in slalom and 47th in giant slalom in RMISA ... Named to the NSCA All-Academic Ski Team.
Prior to UNM: Spent 2005-06 season skiing for the Steam- boat Springs Winter Sports Club in Colorado ... Won the Aspen, Colo., Super G on March 16, 2006, in the entry league FIS race category.
Personal: Born Sept. 8, 1985, in Denver, Colo. ... Son of Gary and Nancy Beresford ... His sister, Amy, skied three seasons for the Lobos (2006-08) ... Graduate of Summit High School in Dillon, Colo. ... Enjoys biking, boating and golf ... Majoring in Finance with a minor in Economics ... President of the UNM Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (2007-09).