MU will run on Friday, Nov. 9 in Verona, Wis.
MU XC will run Friday at 10 a.m. CT
XC runs Friday at the Bradley Classic
XC will compete at the site of the 2012 NCAAs
MU will compete against 30+ Catholic institutions
Head Coach Mike Nelson on Tineo-Paz:
High School: Tineo-Paz earned three letters in both cross country and track and field at The Prairie School ... Served as captain of both squads as a senior ... Claimed WIAA Division 3 championships as a senior in the 3,200-meter run (9:43.60) and the 1,600 meters (school-record time of 4:20.59) ... Runner-up in the 1,600 and 3,200 as a junior ... Placed fifth in the cross country state meet as a senior and was named the Racine County Runner of the Year by The Journal Times ... Won one sectional (3,200), two conference (800 and 1,600), two regional titles (1,600 and 3,200) as a junior ... Helped Prairie Hawks to a runner-up finish at the state cross country meet as a sophomore and track and field squad to a third-place finish as a junior ... Also lettered one year each in soccer and tennis.
Personal: Tineo-Paz was born in Caracas, Venezuela as the son of Maria Eleonora Paz and Rafael Tineo ... Moved to Racine, Wis., from Venezuela prior to his freshman year ... Has two siblings, Hilde and Alejandro Tineo-Paz ... Plans to major in international business.