Cowboys and Cowgirls Face Ranked Opponents for Second-Straight Meet
Wyoming Places Well in Field of Nationally-Ranked Teams
Griak Field Includes Numerous Teams Ranked in Nation's Top 30
Cowboys and Cowgirls Off for Next Two Weekends
Cowboys and Cowgirls Welcome Back Many Runners from Last Season
2013-14: Placed in Wyoming's top four in all six meets during the season, including placing in UW's top top in two meets...top performance was second overall and second on the team in 18:24 at the Utah Valley Invite...also placed second on the team and 24th overall in 22:34 at the Mountain West Championships...collected a 10th-place finish in 17:57 at the Highlander Invite...named MW Academic All-Conference and a MW Scholar Athlete in the classroom.
2012-13: Compete in Wyoming's first four meets of the season before missing the last two with an illness...placed 11th at the Rust Buster in 15:18 ... earned 30th place at the Montana St. Invitational in 18:27 ... finished in 26th place at the Rocky Mountain Shootout in 23:16 ... achieved 26th place at the Highlander Invitational in 14:52 ... named MW Academic All-Conference and a MW Scholar-Athlete.
Before Wyoming: Coached by Ron Kline at Campbell County High School ... lettered two years in cross country, three years in indoor track and four years in outdoor track ... helped cross country team to state title in 2010 after earning all-region and all-state honors as the team captain ... achieved all-region and all-state accolades as the team captain in 2011 ... named all-state in indoor track in 2011 ... earned all-state in outdoor track in 2011 and 2012 ... class valedictorian ... four-year honor roll member ... member of National Honor Society from 2010-12 ... Congressional Art Award in 2011 and 2012.
Personal: Parents are Raymond and Heidi DeStefano ... has two sisters, Quinn and Josie ... Quinn is also currently on the cross country and track teams ... majoring in chemical engineering.