18 New Mexico track & field athletes looks to advance to the NCAA Championships this weekend
Joe Franklin's Lobos are sending their best athletes to fight for a chance to compete at the NCAA Outdoor Championships
For the men, seven individuals claimed 10 total honors, while nine women and a relay team scored 12 total selections.
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.
UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
2011:Redshirted the indoor season...Set a personal best in the 5K at the Sun Angel Classic with a time of 14:51.74...At the Pac-10 Outdoor Championships, Zacharias competed in the 5,000-meter run and clocked a time of 15:29.11.
A graduate of Albuquerque Academy, Zacharias was the team captain his junior and senior years...He was selected first team all-city his sophomore, junior, and senior seasons...A first-team all-district and all-state honoree all four years...Took third place at the 2011 New Mexico State Championships in both the 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters....Placed 13th at the Nike Cross Country Championships in Portland, Ore.
Son of Chris and Cheri Sanger...Has a sister, Emma...Hobbies include basketball, a sport where Zacharias could dunk since 8th grade.
Arizona - Indoor
Arizona - Outdoor