Lobo women looking for fourth consecutive Mountain West Cross country crown; men seek No. 3
2011: Competed at the Lobo Invitational for the fourth consecutive year, as well as at the Mountain West Championships...Broke the 27-minute barrier at the Lobo Invite, as he posted a 26:54.2 time to place 36th...Placed 36th at his first MW meet, finishing 36th with a 26:55 time.
2010: Continuing his trend, Everett competed at the Lobo Invitational and Kachina Classic...Improved his time again at the Lobo Invite, this time finishing in 27:02.4 to place 44th...Also raced quicker at the Kachina Classic with a 21st-place, 26:35.8 clocking.
2009: Again ran at Lobo Invitation and Kachina Classic...Finished 38th at the Lobo Invite like in 2008, but improved histime to 27:50.14...Also bettered his final place at the Kachina Classic, placing 26th in the 8K race with a 28:03.8 time.
2008: Competed at the Lobo Invitational and Kachina Classic, placing 38th (28:32.79) and 41st (17:55.2), respectively.
A 2007 graduate of Albuquerque's La Cueva High School...Lettered 4 times in track and 3 times in cross country...5A state champion in the mile (4:23.56) and runner-up in the 3,200m (9:51.92) as a senior...2-time all-state honoree and district champion in cross country...Finished 6th at the 5A state meet as a senior...Helped La Cueva win a pair of state track titles and the 2004 state cross country crown.
Born in Albuquerque, N.M...Full name is Matthew Eugene Everett...Son of Scott and Maire Everett...Has an older brother, Greg and younger sister, Mackenzie...Nephew of former Lobo distance standout Chip Smith, who won the 1991 Western Athletic Conference indoor 3,000m title and qualified for the NCAA Championships in the event in 1993...Majoring in Asian studies.