The Lobo men racked up 140 team points over the four-day meet, while the women combined for 76.5
Joe Franklin's track and field squad can use MW Championships for momentum to NCAA's
Joe Franklin's track squad racked up the experience and season bests out at Cal
Awards banquet recognizes outstanding Lobo performances in the classroom
Joe Franklin, despite resting a number of athletes, was still able to orchestrate a strong perfomance.
The Lobos start to 2012 year by travelling to the NAU Open and hosting the Cherry & Silver and the New Mexico Invite.
2011 Indoor:Third-place finish in the 400-meter dash at the Lobo Open with a time of 58.21s...Member of the 4x400 meter relay that took seventh at the Cherry and Silver Invitational...AtNew Mexico Invitational, Kelchner notched a 17th-place finish in the 400 meter dash, finishing in 58.35s, and ran with the 8th-place 4x400 meter relay team...15th-place finish in the 400 meter dash at the New Mexico Classic and Multis, running it in 58.16...
2011 Outdoor: Posted a ninth-place finish running with the 4x400 meter relay team at the Arizona State Invitational...11th-place finish at the UTEP Invitational in the 400-meter dash at the New Mexico Tailwind Invitational with a time of 59.51...Part of hte Women's 4x400m relay team that finished third at the New Mexico Tailwind Invitational...At the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Tournament, Kelchner registered a 17th-place finish in the 400 meter dash (58.79s) and a 8th-place finish running with the 4x400meter team.
A 2008 graduate of Albuquerque St. Pius X High School...four-year letterwinner for coach Jeff Turcott...class 4A all-state honoree as a senior when she placed 5th in the 100 and 6th in the 200...top times of 12.52 in the 100 and 25.86 in the 200...help the Sartans set state records in both the 4x100 and 4x200 relays at the 2008 state meet...St. Pius finished 2nd as a team in 2007... honor roll student all four years...
Born in Albuquerque, N.M....full name is Rachel Colleen Kelchner...daughter of Patrick and Jane Kelchner...Major is Psychology.