Senior Luis Orta wins Belmont Opener for second straight year.
UK men's cross country team finishes in eighth place out of 29 teams
UK men's and women's cross country teams sweep UT Invitational with two team victories
Luis Orta leads Wildcats, defeats 99 other runners to win Belmont-VU Opener
2011-12 (Freshman):Cross Country - Competed in three events as a true freshman for the Wildcats ... Finished 33rd at the Belmont-VU Opener after finishing the 5K event in 16:27.13 ... Ran the 8K Tennessee Invitational in 26:42.87 ... Improved his 8K time at the Greater Louisville Classic, posting a time of 26:02.04.
High School: Holds the all-time top Kentucky high school time in the 1,500-meter run ... Won the 4x8 at the state AAA meet in 2008 ... Won the 800m run at the Eastern Relays in 2011 ... Awarded the 2010 State Cross Country Meet Sportsmanship award for AAA ... Ran the 400m dash, 800m run, 1,500m run, 1,600m run and 5,000m run in high school ... Best time in the 800m is 1:54