Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s cross country takes ninth place as season comes to a close

By Frank Corona

November 26, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s cross country team capped off its season in Bronx, N.Y., after a ninth place finish at the IC4A Championships on Saturday. After failing to qualify for the NCAA Championships last weekend due to a 20th place finish at the NCAA Regionals, some of the team’s less experienced a...

UMass men’s and women’s cross country finish top five in A-10 Championships

By Frank Corona

November 5, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The Massachusetts women’s cross country team took it upon itself to make some noise in the Atlantic10 Championships with a fifth place finish in the 12 team event. The Minutewomen had been riding a bit of a hot streak a...

Antony Taylor leads UMass men; Rachel Hilliard remains at top for women

By Frank Corona

October 8, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

With 47 teams competing in the Paul Short Invite over the weekend, the Massachusetts men’s cross country finished strong, placing 23rd overall and taking home 686 points. Out of almost 400 runners, redshirt junior Antony ...

Cross country star Rachel Hilliard excels in academics and athletics

By Jackson Alexander

October 10, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

Massachusetts women’s track and field coach Julie LaFreniere received an e-mail in mid-March that perplexed her. The e-mail, from the academic services within the athletic department, notified her that all women’s s...