Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass prepares for New England Championship

By Michael Wood

May 6, 2010

With the season and the school year winding down, the Massachusetts track and field teams have only two championship meets left on their schedule. First is the New England Championship, held in Dedham, Mass. Like the indoor...

Minutemen take fourth at A-10 Championships, Minutewomen finish sixth

By Michael Counos

May 2, 2010

The Massachusetts’ track and field teams fared well this weekend at the Atlantic 10 championships held at the UMass Track and Field Complex. The men finished fourth overall while the women took sixth of 12 teams. Brian Miller ...

UMass gears up to host A-10 championships Saturday.

By Michael Wood

April 29, 2010

The Atlantic 10 championship meet returns to Amherst this weekend and the Massachusetts track and field teams will look to capitalize on competing on its home turf. The A-10 meet is a highly touted and important meet, determining...

UM gains experience in exhibition meet

By Michael Wood

April 26, 2010

Record-setting performances propelled the Massachusetts track and field teams in the New Hampshire pre-conference meet over the weekend. In total, six athletes broke or tied school records in their respective events as UMass prepared for the upcoming Atla...

UMass closes season at UNH

By Michael Counos

April 22, 2010

The Massachusetts track and field teams are set for the final regular season meet this weekend in Durham, N.H. for the New Hampshire Pre-Conference Meet. The event will be held at UNH, as many UMass athletes look to qualify for...

UMass qualifies handful for New England Championships

By Michael Counos

April 19, 2010

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the Larry Ellis Invitational held in Princeton, N.J. and concluded the two-day event with a handful of New England Championships qualifiers as well setting...

UMass heads to HC after impressive home meet

By Michael Wood

April 15, 2010

After a successful home meet last weekend, the Massachusetts track and field teams are back in action Wednesday when they travel to Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass. The quick turn-around from last weekend’s meet is an unusual...

UMass heads to HC after impressive home meet

By Michael Wood

April 13, 2010

The quick turn-around from last weekend’s meet is an unusual one for UMass, which typically has about a week in between events, which will test the mental and physical toughness of its athletes. UMass women’s coach Julie LaFreniere...

Teams capture first and second in UMass Nine-Way Meet

By Michael Wood

April 12, 2010

In the second meet of the outdoor season, the Massachusetts track and field teams were impressive on their home turf. The UMass Nine-Way meet, featuring 10 teams on the men’s side and nine on the women’s side, was anticipated...

UMass to host 9-Way Meet

By Michael Counos

April 9, 2010

The Massachusetts track and field teams will host the Nine-Way Meet this weekend in Amherst. UMass will be competing against Albany, Amherst, Holy Cross, Hartford, Trinity, Central Connecticut State University, Boston College,...

Pompei, Vercollone set marks in school history

By Michael Counos

April 6, 2010

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s track and field teams opened their seasons in Storrs, Conn. on Saturday at the UConn Invitational with third-place finishes and many athletes setting qualifying marks for the New England...

UMass begins spring season

By Michael Wood

April 1, 2010

The Massachusetts track and field teams are eager to get back into a routine as they prepare for the first meet of the outdoor season, the UConn Invitational. Both teams will travel to Connecticut this Saturday as they kick...