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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 sophomore track and field athletes could sign up for fall courses.
But on the list was freshman cross country and track and field athlete, Rachel Hilliard.
Happy birthday to Sarah Barrett of women's cross country and track & field!
Happy belated birthday to Bryson Craft of men's lacrosse, Tanner Guarino of women's lacrosse, and Shiyi Zan of women's cross country/track who all celebrated their birthday on July 21. Happy belated birthday to Jesse O'Donnell of women's lacrosse and Jenna Goodwinn of women's soccer, the two celebrated their birthday on July 22. Finally, happy belated birthday to Matthew Palasek of men's lacrosse and Jennifer Harkey of women's cross country/track who celebrated their birthday July 25.
Happy birthday to Em Chiu of rowing and Danielle Allocco of women's cross country and track!
Happy birthday to Danielle McNiff of women's cross country & track!
Happy birthday to Sean Duncan of UMass track & cross country!
Bill Wells looks at the first and second place finishes of David and Kevin Johnson at the annual Talking Turkey Thanksgiving Day Race in Holyoke, Mass.
"It's nice, he got me two years ago when I took second" said David of just beating out his brother Kevin this past weekend. Check out the full story from The Springfield Republican
The women's cross country squad is heading to Warwick, R.I. this weekend for the Rothenberg race slated to start at 3:40 pm on Friday, while the men head to Fayetteville, Ark. for the Chili Pepper Festival at 9:45 am on Saturday.
"After both competing in the same place at last week's New England Championships, the Massachusetts men's and women's cross country teams are traveling to two very different locations for meets this time around" writes Ben Lambert.
The Minutewomen will be back in action to compete in the Rothenberg Race next weekend in Warwick, R.I. while the Minutemen will head to the University of Arkansas for the Chili Pepper Festival.
Check out Ben Lambert's preview of the meet in today's Daily Collegian.