|Hometown||Colorado Springs, Colo.|
|Prev. School||Fountain-Fort Carson HS|
Cross Country: Named academic All-RMAC ... Finished 22nd at the Wyoming Invitational ... Finished 35th at the Woody Greeno Invitational ... Finished seventh in the Colorado College XC Invitational ... Finished 85th at the Boulder Shootout ... Finished 29th at the RMAC Cross Country Championships ... Finished 30th out of 141 runners at the North Central Region Championships.
Track: Kicked off the track season with a 16th place finish in the mile run at the Joe Davies Invitational ... Finished 17th in the mile at the CSM All-Comers meet ... Finished 20th in the 3,000 meters at the RMAC Indoor Track Championships ... Finished fourth in the mile run at the Colorado College Invitational ... Finished 15th in the 5,000 meters at the RMAC Outdoor Track Championships.
2004-05: Was awarded Academic All-RMAC. Cross Country: Kicked of the season by placing 25th at the Wyoming Open on Sept. 3 â€¦ Finished with a time of 28:25 at the Woody Greeno Invitational on Sept. 18 ... Competed at the RMAC Cross Country Championships on Oct. 23. Track: Finished 15th in the 3,000 meters at the Air Force Invitational on Jan. 24.
2003-04: Cross Country: Ran a 23:15 at the Wyoming Open on Sept 5. and placed 20th ... Came in 36th at the Boulder Shootout on Oct. 4 ... Had his best showing at the Dan Libera Meet on Oct. 11 where he placed 10th ... Finished 31st at the RMAC Championship on Oct. 25 ... Placed 30th at the Regional Championships on Nov. 8. Track: Did not compete.
2002-03: Cross Country: Finished seventh at the Colorado College Invitational on Sept. 14 ... Placed 20th at Fort Hays Pre-Regional on Sept. 21 ... Finished 40th at the Boulder Shootout ... Placed 26th at the Dan Libera Memorial Oct. 12. Track: Did not compete.
Pre UCCS Notes:
Before UCCS: Helped Fountain Fort Carson to regional championships in track three times and in cross country once ... Cross country team took third in state in his senior year ... Was named CHSAA academic all-state ... Also received the Champions' Cross Country Medal.
Personal: Majoring in Mechanical Engineering ... Also enjoys watching television ... Parents are Ron and Irma Mitchari ... Born Jan. 3, 1984.
Stories featuring Jay Luna
|May 28, 2008||Former UCCS star takes 10th place at the Bolder Boulder||Former University of Colorado at Colorado Springs athlete Sarah Shepard took 10th place among amateurs at Sunday's Bolder Boulder.|
|May 9, 2006||UCCS Men Finish Up at RMAC Championships||The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs 4X400 meter relay team of David Harmer, Chad Lenz, Mark Brehm and Jay Luna provided the Mountain Lions with their only points Tuesday, the final day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Gunnison, Colo.|
|April 8, 2006||Brehm Comes Close to Record; Others Set PRs||Mark Brehm placed first in the Javelin throw at the Colorado College Invitational. Brehm came up just one foot short of the school record despite having very minimum practice prior to the event.|
|March 25, 2006||Harmer, Pinter compete in Trojan Invite||David Harmer and Dan Pinter competed in the Trojan Invitational Saturday.|
|March 18, 2006||Outdoor Season Begins||The Mountain Lions started the outdoor track season in Boulder Saturday, with the Potts Invitational. Not only did the Mountain Lions start the season with a bang, but with a few new records as well.|
|February 25, 2006||Missed it by that Much||David Harmer can only dream he was made in Gepetto's workshop. If he had been, he would be provisional qualified at this point in time. However, Pinocchio was an only child, so Harmer is out of luck.|
|February 24, 2006||First day of RMAC Championships tough for Mountain Lions||The first day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Championships was a rocky day for the Mountain Lions, so to speak.|
|February 11, 2006||Brehm Pulls Triple-Duty and Places Third||Brad Winn was the top finisher for UCCS at the Iowa State Classic with his 46th-place finish in the 5,000-meter run.|
|January 21, 2006||UCCS men compete in Golden||Aaron Rubalcaba-Lopez finished sixth and Brad Winn took seventh in the men's 3000-meter run to provide the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs with its only points Saturday at the Joe Davies Invitational in Golden, Colo.|
|November 5, 2005||UCCS men take sixth at regionals||Aaron Rubalcaba-Lopez and Brad Winn finished 17th and 20th respectively at the North Central Region Cross Country Championships Saturday at Hays, Kan., but that wasnâ€™t enough to lift the Mountain Lions to a berth at nationals.|
|October 22, 2005||UCCS men take fourth at RMAC Championships||All five University of Colorado at Colorado Springs scoring runners finished within 1 minute, 20 seconds of each other as the Mountain Lions took fourth place at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men's Cross Country Championship Saturday at Chatfield State Park in Denver.|
|September 24, 2005||UCCS men win Colorado College Invitational||With as many as 100 University of Colorado at Colorado Springs boosters in attendance at Monument Valley Park Saturday, the Mountain Lions menâ€™s cross country team had, for the first time this season, the benefit of a large and vocal cheering section.|
|September 17, 2005||Men's cross country takes eighth in Nebraska||The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€™s cross country team topped four NCAA Division I teams and 21 schools overall in taking eighth place at the Woody Greeno Invitational in Lincoln, Neb., on Saturday.|
|September 2, 2005||Men's cross country takes fourth in Wyoming||Aaron Rubalcaba-Lopez finished eighth individually to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€TMs cross country team to a fourth-place finish at the Wyoming Invitational in Laramie, Wyo. on Friday.|
|May 10, 2005||RMAC Outdoor Day 2||Moses Tum had a pair of top four finishes as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's track team competed at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Championships in Alamosa.|
|April 23, 2005||Tum posts best 800 time in nation||Moses Tum posted the fastest time in NCAA Division II in the 800-meter run Saturday as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs took fourth place at the Jack Christiansen Invitational Saturday.|
|April 9, 2005||Luna is ironman at CC Invitational||Jay Luna was the top collegiate finisher in the 5,000 meters Saturday at the Colorado College Invitational, then came back minutes later to anchor the one of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs mile relay teams.|
|March 12, 2005||Men open outdoor track season||Saturday the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team began its outdoor season at the University of Northern Colorado Stampede. After two weeks off and on a gorgeous, albeit windy day, the men were able to have some very outstanding performances.|
|February 27, 2005||Distance medley grabs team points||The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's distance medley team finished seventh at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track Championships, providing the Mountain Lions with their only two team points of the competition.|
|January 29, 2005||Distance medley earns provisional time||The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's distance medley relay team earned a provisional qualifying time for nationals Saturday at the Joe Davies Invitational in Golden, Colo.|
|November 15, 2004||Cross country teams brace for nationals||For the first time in university of Colorado at Colorado Springs history, both the menâ€™s and womenâ€™s cross country teams will compete at the NCAA Division II National Cross Country Championship.|
|November 6, 2004||Men complete historic double||The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€™s cross country team took third place at the Division II North Central Regional at Vermillion, S.D. Saturday, earning a berth at nationals.|
|October 23, 2004||Men take third at RMAC Championships||After the menâ€™s race in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships Saturday at Long Lake Park, Fort Hays State coach Jim Krob congratulated University of Colorado at Colorado Springs coach Graeme Badger.|
|October 2, 2004||Lions take second at Boulder Shootout||The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€™s cross country team earned a second-place finish in the Non-Division I bracket at the Rocky Mountain Shootout Saturday in Boulder, Colo.|
|September 18, 2004||Men's cross country takes second at 28-team meet||Levi Brathall, Moses Tum and Aaron Rubalcaba-Lopez finished third, fourth and fifth respectively as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€™s cross country team finished second Saturday at the Woody Greeno Invitational at Lincoln, Neb.|
|September 3, 2004||Brathall wins Wyoming Invitational||Levi Brathall defeated 48 Division I runners to win the Wyoming Invitational cross country meet Friday.|
|January 24, 2004||Tum qualifies for nationals||Having practiced for only two days, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs didn't come into its first official competition of the indoor season, the Air Force Invitational, with big expectations. The Mountain Lions left, however, with a birth at nationals.|
|November 8, 2003||Men's team disappointed with sixth-place finish at regionals||This was supposed to be the year that the menâ€™s cross country team at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs qualified for the NCAA Division-II national meet.|
|October 23, 2003||Expectations met at RMAC championship||It was another classic battle between Western State College and Adams State College at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships on Saturday â€“ a battle in which the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's team doesn't mind finishing third.|
|October 14, 2003||Cross-Country team takes second at the Dan Libera||Pulling together once more without their top runner, Levi Brathall, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€™s cross country team ran their way to a second place finish at the Dan Libera Memorial Invitational, which was hosted by the University of Northern Colorado. Moses Tum lead the pack earning a second place finish overall with his time of 26:14.|
|October 4, 2003||Men's cross country passes test in Boulder||In perhaps the most telling race to date, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs menâ€™s cross country team tested itself against the toughest runners in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, and indeed the Rocky Mountain region, at the Rocky Mountain Shootout Invitational in Boulder on Saturday, October 4th.|