Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Men’s, women’s T&F take first place in AIC Invitational

By Tom Mulherin

April 8, 2013

Filed under Archives, Sports, Track and Field

The Massachusetts men’s track and field team started its outdoor season with momentum, as the Minutemen took first place out of 18 teams in the American International College Invitational in the first meet of the season on Saturda...

Despite her early success, humbled Becky Stoyle strives for more

By Joey Saade

March 25, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

In an age when basketball and football dominate the sports headlines across most college campuses, track and field is a sport that usually takes a back seat. That is, until athletes like Becky Stoyle make some noise and jump their way onto the scene — literally. Stoyle, a sophomore and Pemb...

Men’s track wraps up indoor season at IC4A Championships

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

March 6, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Massachusetts men’s track and field team's indoor season came to a close this weekend after a hard-fought performance at the IC4A Championships resulted in no players qualifying for the NCAA Championships. UMass coach Ken...

UMass women’s track and field ends indoor season on high note

By Joey Saade

March 6, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Massachusetts women's track and field squad shut the books on its successful indoor season this weekend at the ECAC Championships in a familiar fashion — with strong overall performances. Coming off of challenging ...

Becky Stoyle scores gold at New England Championship

By Joey Saade

February 26, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

One gold medal this season wasn’t enough for Becky Stoyle. The sophomore triple jumper came away with her second gold medal in as many weeks at the New England Championship in Boston on Saturday, as she once again conquered...

Ingham shines for UMass men’s T&F at A-10 Championships

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

February 19, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Freshman Nick Ingham never did hurdles, pole vault, long jump or shot put until he came to college. But those were just four of the seven events he had to do in the heptathlon event at the Indoor Track A-10 Championship this weekend. Ingham...

Becky Stoyle earns gold at Atlantic 10 Championships

By Joey Saade

February 19, 2013

Filed under Track and Field

On a weekend when the Massachusetts women’s track and field team didn’t perform up to its overall expectations, Becky Stoyle came away with the highlight of the show once again. Stoyle claimed gold in the triple jump on...

Men’s and women’s track and field squads with strong individual showings

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

February 5, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Freshman Benjamin Groleau had already been putting in quality performances for the Massachusetts men’s track and field team. But at the Giegengack Invitational on Saturday, Groleau passed everybody to take first place in the mile run an...

UMass women’s track and field finishes in a three-way tie for first place

By Joey Saade

January 29, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Massachusetts women’s track and field team continued its recent dominance on Friday, finishing in a three-way tie for first place with Boston College and Northeastern at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games in Roxbury. For...

Cyphers, Copeland lift UMass men’s T&F to fifth place showing

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

January 29, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

In the first two meets of the season, Massachusetts men’s track and field pole vaulters Michael Cyphers and Gregory Copeland matched each other’s marks. But on Friday, Cyphers rose above Copeland’s mark and into the U...

UMass women’s track and field gets off to strong start

By Joey Saade

January 24, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

The Massachusetts women’s track and field team has kicked off its 2013 indoor season in stellar fashion, having successful  performances in both of their meets so far. In their most recent meet at the Sorlion Invitational in Rhode Islan...

Men’s track and field off and running in 2013

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

January 23, 2013

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

Having already competed in three events and with four of its athletes qualified for the New England Championships, the Massachusetts men’s track and field team is off to a hot start in 2013. The Minutemen competed at ...