Saturday, April 20 the Minutemen will compete in the Holy Cross Invitational at 11:00 a.m. at Hart Track in Worcester, Mass.
The Minutemen will go head-to-head with 13 teams Saturday at 10:00 A.M. at the UMass Track & Field Complex
Saturday, April 6 the Minutemen will travel to AIC for their outdoor season opener in Springfield, Mass.
Michael Cyphers could make an impact for the Minutemen as a freshman in the pole vault, placing second in the event at New Englands last week.
Three freshmen qualified for New Englands this season for the Minutemen.
MT&F-PRE CONF. MEET Photos by Thom Kendall '93
2011-12 (Junior): Outdoor Track: Competed in the 100 meter dash, the long jump and the high jump throughout the season ... Opened the season with a second place finish in the high jump, recording a height of 6-2.25 at the AIC Invite (4/7) ... At the Pre-Confernce meet, placed second again in the high jump with a mark of 6-4.25, his personal best on the season (4/28) ... Also competed in the 100 meter dash and the long jump at the AIC Invite and the UMass Invite (4/7, 4/14). Indoor Track: Competed in seven events ... At the A-10 Championships (2/18), recorded a career-best 6-6.25 mark in the high jump while placing ninth ... Placed sixth in high jump with a mark of 6-2.00 at Sorlien Invitational (1/14).
2010-11 (Sophomore): Outdoor Track: Did not compete. Indoor Track: Did not compete.
2009-10 (Freshman): Outdoor Track: Competed in four meets ... Placed ninth at the A-10 Championships (5/2) in the high jump with a personal season best height of 6-04.25 ... At the UConn Invite (4/3), finished 11th in the men's long jump with a mark of 19-06.25. Indoor Track: Competed in three meets ... At the Reebok Indoor Games (1/29) placed tenth in the high jump with a height of 6-02.00 ... Jumping a distance of 20-05.00, placed 15th in the long jump at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/29) ... With a distance of 19-04.75, placed sixth in the long jump at the BU Quad Meet (1/14) ... Took first in the high jump at the BU Quad Meet (1/14), with a height of 6-02.00.
Before UMass: Competed for Peabody High School under coach Braz ... Helped the Tanners to win league championships in 2008 and 2009 ... Was named rookie of the year as a junior in 2008 ... Recognized as most improved athlete as a senior in 2009 ... Also played soccer and was a league, Salem News, and Agganis all-star ... Played basketball for the Tanners.
Personal: Andrew Joseph Grube ... Born on November 7, 1990, in Salem, Mass. ... Son of Dennis and Ruth Grube ... Brother to Zack and Alex ... Majoring in Psychology.