Kereston Thomas and Mason Finley Win Individual Titles for Wyoming
Junior Becomes First Cowgirl Ever to Win Conference Title in the Event
Event Thursday through Saturday at Air Force Academy
Shreese Daniels and Scott Carter Also Move Up National Rankings
Meet Begins at 3 p.m. MT on Hager-LeBar Indoor Track in War Memorial Fieldhouse
2012-13: Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminaries in the 110-meter hurdles during the outdoor season...competed at both the indoor and outdoor MW Championships for the Cowboys...placed 11th indoors in the 60-meter hurdles in 8.26...also helped the 4x400-meter relay to a fourth-place mark of 3:23...earned UW's fourth-best all-time mark in the 60m hurdles with a career-best 8.19 at the AF Team Challenge...competed at the MW Outdoor Championships in the 110-meter and 400-meter hurdles...placed fourth in the 110-meter hurdles in 14.45 and finished sixth in the 400-meter hurdles in a career-best 53.68, UW's sixth best all-time mark...ran a career-best 14.25 in the 110-meter hurdles for second place at the Cowpoke Open...named Academic All-MW and a MW Scholar Athlete.
2011-12: During the indoor season, was a member of the 4x400 relay that placed sixth at the MW Championships where he also competed in the 60-meter hurdles for seventh place ... finished third in the 55-meter hurdles at the Shine Meet and came in third at the Power Meet for the event ... his outdoor season was highlighted by a first-place finish in the 400-meter hurdles at the Snowball Meet and a ninth-place finish in the 110-meter hurdles at the MW Championships ... also came in second in the 400-meter hurdles at the Tom Benich Invitational.
2010-11: A former walk-on football player for Wyoming, competed in the hurdles for the Pokes ... a three-time state champion, winning the 110-meter hurdles title in 2009 and 2010, and the 300-meter hurdles title in 2010.
Personal: Graduated with a bachelor's degree in finance in August, 2013...currently pursuing his master's degree in business administration.