New Mexico Highlands University earned its best finish yet at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships this week at the Mountaineer Bowl in Gunnison, Colo.
The Cowgirls, coached by Bob DeVries, made a serious push for second and wound up third with 128.5 team points in the women’s standings. The meet concluded Tuesday.
Adams State emerged with the women’s team championship, amassing 181.2 points. Western State was the runner-up, edging Highlands with 137.2 points.