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.
Out at UC Berkeley, New Mexico posted 35 top-10 finishes and multiple season bests.
New Mexico's track and field squad is searching for a few more regional qualifying marks this weekend
The Lobo women claimed victories over Air Force and Northern Colorado, while the men beat UNC.
The Lobos hosted a preeminent field of teams at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
UNM hosts the New Mexico Invitational, their second of four home meets, Jan. 25-26 at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
The UNM track and field team takes on the MW at the conference championships in Colorado Springs, Colo., May 9-12.
2012 Indoor: Participated at four meets...OPened with a 19th-place effort in the 200-meter dash at the NAU Lumberjack Invitational, finishing in 26.41*...Clocked a 25.86* time in the 200 and a 1:01.65* time in the 400 at the Cherry & Silver Invite to place 47th and 39th, respectively...Tied for fifth in the long jump at the New Mexico Invite, reaching 18-7 1/4...Claimed third place in the 60 hurdles at the Mountain West Indoor Championships with a 8.55* time...Also placed 11th in the long jump at the conference meet with an 18-1 mark.
2012 Outdoor: Competed at five meets, primarily in the 100-meter hurdles...Opened at the UTEP Springtime Invitational, placing fifth in the 100 hurdles (14.71*) and 13t in the 400 (1:04.12*)...Placed fourth in the 100 hurdles at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invite with a time of 13.92* and fifth in the event at the Texas Tech Red Raider Open 13.99*...At the MW Outdoor Championships, took runner-up honors in the 100 hurdles with a 13.97*...At the first round of the NCAA Outdoor meet, claimed 43rd with a 13.89 time.
2011 Indoor: Participated in four meets...Was named to the 2011 Indoor All-MWC Team in the 60-meter hurdles with a first-place time of 8.41...Registered a fourth-place finish in the women's pentathlon at the MWCIndoor Track & Field Championships...Finished second in the 60-meter hurdles at the 2011 Lobo Open with a 8.72 time, and registered a 5th-place finish in the long jump with a mark of 18-3...At the Mew Mexico Classic and Multis, Selmon posted a 7th-place finish in the long jump (18-4 1/2 finish) and a 4th-place finish in the 60 meter hurdles (8.63 finish)...At the Don Kirby Invite, she recorded a sixth-place finish in the 60 meter hurdles (with a time of 8.92) and another sixth-place finish in the long jump (with a mark of 19-2 3/4)...Moutain West Conference Champion in the 60 meter hurdles, finishing in 8.41.
2011 Outdoor: Competed at nine separate meets...Posted a 10th-place finish in the 100 meter hurdles, finishing in 14.33...Notched a first-place finish in the 100-meter hurdles at both the 2011 UTEP Invitational with a time of 13.76 and the New Mexico Tailwind Invitational with a time of 13.62.. Named All-MWC in the 100-meter hurdles and recorded a 13:64 finish at the MWC Outdoor Track & Field Championships...Posted a pair of fourth-place finishes in the long jump at the Tailwind Invitational (19-11) and the UTEP Invitational (19-8 1/4)...Logged a third-place finish in the long jump at the MWC Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a 19-4 1/4 mark.
2010 Indoor: Participated at four meets in the long jump, 60m dash, and 60m hurdles...At the Lobo Opener, Selmon notched a fourth-place finish in the long jump (18-3 3/4) and a second place in the 60m dash (7.74)...Finaled in the 60m hurdles at the Cherry & Silver Invitational, picking up third place after a 8.55 time...Won the Lobo Challenge in the 60m hurdles (time of 8.47) and placed fourth in the long jump (reaching 18-1 1/4)...Finaled in the long jump at the Air Force Invitational, winning sixth with a 18-6 3/4 mark.
2010 Outdoor: Competed five times...Picked up three top-10 finishes in the 100m hurdles, including an 8th place at the UTEP Invitational (14.99s), 4th at the TCU Invitational (14.56s), and 5th at the Don Kirby Invitational (14.49)...Recorded a personal-best time 14.47 in the 100m hurdles at the MWC Championships...Hit a personal-best mark of 16-11 3/4 (5.16m) in the long jump at the Don Kirby Invitational, good for tenth...Placed at the TCU Invitational in the long jump with a mark of 16-8 1/4 (5.09m).
A 2009 graduate of Crystal City (Mo.) High School...6-time class 2 state champion in the long jump ('09), 100m ('08-'09), 100 hurdles ('08-'09), and 300 hurdles ('09)...swept all four events as a senior to lead the Hornets to a third place finish in the team standings for the second straight year...finished her career with state records in all four events...12-time all-conference and all-district selection in the same four events (2006-09)...prep bests of 12.04 in the 100m, 25.44 in the 200, 13.90 in the 100 hurdles, 31-11.75 in the shot put, 5-04.00 in the high jump, 19-03.25 in the long jump, and 98-05 in the javelin...put up a score of 4,694 to finish third in the heptathlon at the '09 Great Southwest Classic at the G.F.O. UNM Track Stadium in Albuquerque...four-year letterwinner for coach Dan Ridgeway...member of Crystal City's state championship team as a freshman.
Born in Festus, Mo...full name is Precious Carletta Selmon...Daughter of Joe and Josalyn Dunlap...Intends to major in Exercise Science and minor in Nutrition.
TRACK & FIELD HONORS
All-Mountain West Indoor Team, 2012, 60 hurdles
* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol