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Gilbert Valdez - Track & Field - University of New Mexico Lobos Athletics

Gilbert Valdez

Position

Distance

Height

5-8

Class

Fr.

Hometown

Dixon, N.M.

Previous School

Penasco High School

Major

Emergency Medical Services

EXP

HS(XC)/HS(I)/HS(O)

Gilbert Valdez TFRRS Results

2022-23

Cross Country (REDSHIRT): Did not compete.

Penasco High School (Class of 2022)

2022 New Mexico state champion in the 3,200-meters, 1,600-meters, and 800-meters…2021 New Mexico state champion in cross country…2021 New Mexico state champion in the 1,600-meters and 800-meters…2021 NXR Southwest small school champion…member of the New Mexico Sol Running club…USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country All-American in 2021 and 2019.

Valdez on choosing UNM: “I chose UNM because of its outstanding medical programs and its rich running history and culture.”