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 fails to qualify for NCAA Championships

By Frank Corona

November 19, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

When the Massachusetts men’s cross country team found out where it finished among the 37 teams in the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship on Friday, it wasn’t what it had hoped to hear. The Minutemen had placed 20th in the field, which meant they didn’t qualify for the NCAA Championship and will...

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...

UMass women’s cross country ties for first at mini-meet

By Arthur Hayden

October 29, 2013

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The Massachusetts women's cross country team excelled in its shortest race of the season on Friday. The team placed first at the CCSU Mini-Meet alongside No. 4 Providence with 78 points in the three kilometer race. The UMass harriers faced off against only 15 other squads. Among them, many teams did not field their...

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 ...

Women’s cross country wraps up season, men’s with strong showing

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

November 15, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

The Massachusetts women’s cross country team closed out its season at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships in Madison, Conn., last Friday, finishing 22nd out of 37 teams. Sophomore Katie Powers led the pack for the...