The Lobo women racked up 145.5 team points over the four-day meet, while the men combined for 149
The Lobo women are in second place while the men sit in third after the third day of action at the MW Track Championships.
Joe Franklin's Lobos tallied 55 top-10 finishes at the Great Friends of UNM Track & Field Stadium on Saturday.
Joe Franklin's Lobos are hosting their one home outdoor meet, the Don Kirby Tailwind Invite, this weekend
The Lobos are gearing up for a promising outdoor campaign at the season-opening UTEP Springtime Invitational
The Lobos open their 2013 track & field campaign hosting the Cherry & Silver Invite in the Albuquerque Convention Center.
The Lobos played host to some of the premier institutions across the nation at the Don Kirby Invite, Feb. 10, 2012.
2012 Indoor: Competed in the pole vault at five meets...Registered a career-best vault of 11-9 3/4 (3.60m) at the New Mexico Invitational, placing third...Placed 14th at the Mountain West Indoor Championships with a 11-5 3/4 (3.50m) mark.
2012 Outdoor: Vaulted at eight meets and compiled consistent results throughout the season...Opened with a 11-6 1/4 mark at the UTEP Springtime Invite to tie for fifth...Tied for fourth at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invite, vaulting 12 3/4...Took tenth at the UTEP Invitational with an 11-4 1/2 mark...Won the pole vault at the Brutus Hamilton Open with a 12-3 1/2 mark and placed third at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational with an 11-11 3/4 mark...Placed fifth at the Front Range Classic with a 12-3 1/2 vault...Claimed All-MW honors with a third-place mark of 12-7 1/2 at the conference meet.
2011 Indoor: Fifth-place finish of11-1 3/4in the pole vault at the Lobo Open...Vaulted11-7 3/4 for a fourth-place finish at the Cherry and Silver Invitational...5th-place finish at the New Mexico Invitational, vaulting 11-3 3/4...Finished seventh at the New Mexico Classic & Multis with a mark of 11-9 3/4.
2011 Outdoor: 7th-place in the pole vault at the New Mexico Tailwind Invitational with a mark of 11-7...Posted an eighth-place finish of 12-2 at the UTEP Invitational...10th-place finish at the Brutus Invitational, registering a vault of 11-8...13th-place finish of 11-7 at the MWC Outdoor Championships.
Impressive high school career winning high school nationals in Sweden three years in a row...Graduated from Pro Livitas and was coached by Stanley Szyzerba... Has personal bests of 3.92, 3.80, 3.83, and 3.85 meters in the pole vault from Freshman to Senior year...Won Nationals freshman year and took Swedish youth record...Also took home a personal best...
Born in Stockholm, Sweden to parents, Soren Busk and Anneth Palmgren... Has a sister, Daniella Busk, who was a part of the Junior National Team...Majoring in Business and favorite athlete is Sergey Bubka.
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
All-Mountain West Outdoor Team: 2012, Pole Vault
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol