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.
New Mexico's track and field squad is searching for a few more regional qualifying marks this weekend
Paced by Charlotte Arter's new school record, the Lobos shined in their trip to California.
UNM hosts the New Mexico Invitational, their second of four home meets, Jan. 25-26 at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
2012 Indoor: Competed in the high jump six times, breaking 6 feet each time...Opened with a 6-6 mark at the NAU Lumberjack Invitational, placing 6th...Posted a career-best clearance of 6-6 3/4 at the Cherry & Silver Invitational, earning a tie for eighth...Won the high jump at the New Mexico Invitational with a near-PR of 6-6 1/4...Posted identical marks of 6-4 1/4 at the New Mexico Classic and Mountain West Championships, tying for 16th and placing 11th, respectively.
2012 Outdoor: Competed four times, registering marks above 6 feet three times...Posted a season-best at the season-opening UTEP Springtime Invitational, placing 5th...Lept 6 3/4 at the UTEP Invitational to place 15th...Tied for 19th at the MW Outdoor Championships, clearing 6-3 1/4.
Lettered in the track for coach Henry Spillers...New Mexico 5A District 3 Champion in high jump...All-State and state qualifier...Jumped 6'4" in the high jump, 21'8" in the long jump, and ran 49.78 in the 400m his junior year...Jumped 6'8" in the high jump, 21'7" in the long jump, and ran 49.7 in the 400m...Also lettered in football.
Full name is Markus Austin Charles Miller...Son of Sandra Miller and Lathan Lee...Has one brother, Zachary Bednarcyk...Hobbies include running and playing video games...Favorite food is pizza...Favorite athlete is Michael Johnson...Major is exercise science.
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
Academic All-Conference: 2012
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol