Huruy Zeratsion was the team's top finisher in 69th place.
This was the first time five of the six Spartans who competed in Albuquerque had raced in a collegiate conference championship.
Huruy Zeratsion has been the team's top finisher in each of the three races he has run this year.
Spartans finished in ninth place among 22 teams.
SJSU improves its result and fitness in its second competition of the season.
SPARTAN NOTES: Has competed for one year as a Spartan.
2017: Competed in six races, scoring in four…top finish (19th) came at the 4-mile Fresno Invitational (9/9)…best 8k time was a 25:36.5 at the Capitol Cross Challenge (9/30) where he finished 50th…at the Mountain West Championship (10/27) was the second Spartans across the finish line in 25:43.7 and 46th place…in his first 10k NCAA West Regional Championship, was 125th in 32:14.5.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2017 graduate of Vista Del Lagos High School in Folsom, Calif.…earned four letters in cross country (coach Robert Grove) and three All-Capital Athletic League honors…a two-time letterwinner in track and fieldand three All-Capital Athletic League honoree…top times include 15:07 (5k), 9:33 (3200m), 4:17 (1600m) & 1:59 (800m).
COLLIN: Plans to major in anthropology…the son of Tallifer and Anthony De Julio…Collin De Julio is a native of Walnut Creek, California.
CAREER CROSS COUNTRY FINISHES
|Fresno Invitational||22:09.1||19th||4 miles|
|Capitol Cross Challenge||25:36.5||50th||8k|
|Mountain West Championship||25:43.7||46th||8k|
|NCAA West Regional Championship||32:14.5||125th||10k|