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 Jonathon Lira
Jonathon Lira

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Plains, Texas

High School:
Plains

Last College:
South Plains

Position:
Distance

Birthdate:
05/30/1992


04/04/2014

Nickle Shines at Stanford Invite

Senior records fastest time by a Lady Raider in the 3,000m steeplechase since 2010

04/03/2014

Tech Distance Crew Heads West

Red Raider, Lady Raider distance runners to compete at San Francisco State and Stanford

01/30/2014

Tech Returns Home To Host Masked Rider Open

Red Raiders, Lady Raiders to compete this weekend inside ATC

02/02/2013

Weldon, Kithuka Break School Records Saturday

Kole Weldon and Kennedy Kithuka highlight full day of competition for Texas Tech track and field

05/02/2013

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

04/25/2013

Track: Red Raider Open Recap

Cierra White breaks school record in 100M

04/24/2013

Track: Red Raider Open Preview

Wes Kittley previews Texas Tech's Thursday's final home meet of the season

01/11/2013

Track Preps for Indoor Season

Track and Field Teams open Indoor Season at Texas Tech Open

Career Performance List | Photo Gallery

2013 OUTDOOR
Competed in the 1,500-meter run, 3,000-meter run and the 5,000-meter run...clocked a season-best time of 4:00.33 in the 1,500-meter run to finish ninth at the Texas Tech Open (4/6)...recorded a season-best time of 8:43.43 in the 3,000-meter run to finish sixth at the Texas Invitational (4/13)...recorded a season-best time of 15:50.80 in the 5,000-meter run finishing fifth at the Red Raider Open (4/25).

2013 INDOOR
Competed in the 3,000-meter run and the 5,000-meter run...finished first overall at the Red Raider Open (2/2) in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15:16.22...clocked a season-best time of 8:42.00 in the 3,000-meter run finishing seventh at the Texas A&M Challenge (1/26).

SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE
Helped South Plains to capture back-to-back outdoor national championships in 2011 and 2012...recorded a personal-best time of 3:59 in the 1,500-meter...recorded a personal-time of 2:31 in the 1,000-meter run.

PLAINS HIGH SCHOOL
Helped Plains to capture the 1A State Cross Country Championship...also helped the basketball team to a 1A State Championship appearance...earned All-State cross country honors...individual state runner-up in cross country...finished second in the 1,600-meter run and third in the 3,200-meter run at the state meet...junior state champion in the 1,600-meter run and the 3,200-meter run.

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