Joe Franklin's Lobos tally 27 top-15 finishers as the team readies for Don Kirby Invite and Husky Classic.
Joe Franklin's track squad notches 44 top-10 finishes as records and personal best fall
Joe Franklin's Lobos completed the meet with a new school record and 22 top-10 finishes.
Joe Franklin's track squad notches seventeen top-10 finishes to open the indoor season
The Lobos start to 2012 year by travelling to the NAU Open and hosting the Cherry & Silver and the New Mexico Invite.
2012 Indoor: Competed at five meets, including the conference championships...Opened with a 4:24.50* time in the mile at the Cherry & Silver Invitational, placing 15th...Ran three-straight regular-season 3000s, finishing 10th at the New Mexico Invitational (8:53.15*), seventh at the New Mexico Classic (8:35.76*) and third at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational (personal-best 8:33.97*)...Placed 15th in the 3000 and 14th in the 5000, clocking times of 8:37.32* and 15:08.61*, respectively.
2012 Outdoor: Did not compete during the outdoor campaign.
Track and Field Team State Champions in 2008 and 2010 and Cross Country Team State Champions in 2009-10 at Cibola High School under coach Kenny Henry...Tallied personal records of 4:26 in the mile and 9:34 in the 2 mile as a senior.
Full name is Christopher Martin Montoya...Son of Louie, a home inspector, and Martha, a teacher...Has four brothers: Anthony, Mike, Andrew, and Vincent...Twin brother Vincent Montoya also runs track and field and cross country at UNM...Brother Andrew plays baseball at Highlands University...Hobbies include reading manga, watching anime and hanging out with friends...Majoring in Exercise Science.
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol