Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Cross country has strong showing in Rothenberg Race

By Cody Prudhomme

October 23, 2012

Despite resting its top runners this weekend, the Massachusetts’s men’s cross country team finished second overall in the annual Rothenberg Race held by Brown University. The Minutemen had a strong showing of youth in the...

UMass cross country competes over weekend

By Kaitlin Boyer

October 2, 2012

Despite finishing 34th out of 40 teams, the Massachusetts women’s cross country team gained some valuable experience at the Paul Short Invitational on Friday at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa. The young squad competed ag...

Cross Country team reflects on solid season

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 29, 2011

With the Massachusetts cross country season over, both the men’s and women’s squads won’t have a lot of time to reflect and reevaluate before the track and field season begins next semester. On the men’s side, Sean ...

Cross Country concludes season at IC4A

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 27, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s cross country squad traveled to New York last weekend for one final time in the 2011 season at the 103rd IC4A Championships. Ten Minutemen joined a field of 154, and secured ninth-place out of a field...

Cross Country competes at A-10 Championships

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 1, 2011

The Massachusetts track teams traveled to Charlotte, N.C., over the weekend to participate in the A-10 championship at Frank Liske Park, and each squad fared well. The Minutemen posted a handful of season-best times on th...

Minutemen finish second despite changes to course

By Ben Lambert

September 20, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s cross-country teams may not have felt particularly at home as they prepared to compete in the Minuteman Invitational on Saturday, as flooding from Tropical Storm Irene rendered their normal...

Newcomers push UMass ahead in weekend competition

By Ben Lambert

September 11, 2011

On Saturday at the Bryant University Invitational, several fresh-faced competitors seized the opportunity to make their mark on their respective Massachusetts cross country teams. Between the two sides, five newcomers finished...

UMass finishes in top 20

By Eric Mansfield

November 14, 2010

Both Massachusetts cross-country teams competed at NCAA Regionals at Hammonasset State Park in Madison, Conn. this Saturday. The Minutemen took ninth place, while the Minutewomen finished in 19th. Crossing the line first for...

UMass finds success among country’s best

By Eric Mansfield

October 17, 2010

The Massachusetts cross country teams competed this weekend at separate venues. On Friday, the Minutewomen took fourth place place out of seven teams at the Rothenberg Race in Warwick, R.I., hosted by Brown. The Minutemen traveled...

Men’s and women’s teams have unpleasing weekend

By Eric Mansfield

October 4, 2010

The Massachusetts cross-country teams took part in the Paul Short Invitational in Bethlehem, PA on Friday. The Minutemen finished 30th out of 42 teams and the Minutewomen took 32nd  in a field of 41. Daniel Barry crossed the fin...

X-C Minutemen finish first

By Ben Lambert

September 20, 2010

The Massachusetts cross-country teams had mixed results this weekend, as they hosted their only home meets of the season. The men’s team captured first place in its meet, holding off Connecticut for a close four-point victor...