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.
The Lobos are heading to the MW Championships with high expectations as the men aim to back up their indoor title.
The Lobos are gearing up for a promising outdoor campaign at the season-opening UTEP Springtime Invitational
The MW Champion men's track and field team received 15 all-conference honors, while the women earned eight.
The Lobos hosted a preeminent field of teams at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
The Lobos open their 2013 track & field campaign hosting the Cherry & Silver Invite in the Albuquerque Convention Center.
Competed in track and football at DeSoto High School in DeSoto, Texas...Won the 100 at the Region 2-5A Meet with a 10.54 time and placed second at the District 11-5A Meet with a personal-best 10.36 time...Ran a 10.57 in the 100 atUIL Track and Field Championship, placing fifth...Broke the Lancaster, Texas, city record in the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.42 seconds...Also ran with DeSoto's sprint relay teams, were they won every single 4x100 and all but one 4x200 his senior yeear, including victories at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays (4x100 and 4x200) and the UIL Track and Field Championship (4x100)...As a football player, Jones was one of several Division I prospects from DeSoto High School...Was an 11-5A first-team All-District performer his senior year when he racked up23 receptions for 397 yards and four TDs.
Full name is Ridge Wayne Jones...Parents are Simone and Roderick Jones...Has one brother, Rod, an one sister, Cynthia...Dad played football at Southern Methodist and in the NFL for the Cincinnati Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.