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.
Antony Taylor and Michael Cyphers finish up the indoor season on day two of IC4As
UMass' top performance of the day came from Thomas Mullen in the 1,000 meters.
2011-12 (Sophomore): Indoor Track: Competed in nine meets ... At the New England Championship (2/24), recorded a best time of the season in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:24.83 which qualified for the IC4A Championship ... Helped take sixth place at the 4x800 meter relay at the Atlantic 10 championship (2/17) with a time of 7:52.71 and qualified for both the New England Championship and IC4a Championship ... Took home third place in the Distance Medley Relay at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/17) with a time of 10:11.53... At the Giegengack Invite (2/3) placed second in the 3000 meter run with a time of 8:33.66 ... Placed second in the mile run at the Sorlien Invitational (1/14) with a time of 4:24.04.
2010-11 (Freshman): Outdoor Track: Competed in five meets as a freshman in three different events ... Placed fourth in the 3200 meter run at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/20) with a time of 9:34.64 ... At the Yellow Jacket Invitational (4/2) recorded a time of 4:07.83 in the 1500 meter run while placing seventh overall. Indoor Track: Competed in four meets ... At the New England Championships (2/25) recorded a time of 2:35.35 in the 1000 meter run, placing 17th in the prelims ... At the Reebok Boston Indoor Games (1/28) posted a time of 4:30.94 in the mile run, taking 26th overall .
Before UMass: Competed for Arlington High School in cross country, indoor and outdoor track and soccer ... Was the Dual County League individual cross country champion in 2009 ... Posted runner-up performances at the MIAA Division II Cross Country Championships and the MIAA All-State Championships ... State champion in the two-mile indoors and second-place finisher outdoors in 2010 ... During the indoor season as a junior in the two-mile, took second at the DII State Championships, third at the All-State Championships and fifth at New England meet ... Collected six Dual County League All-Star honors in cross country, indoor and outdoor track ... Earned all-scholastic recognition in both cross country and indoor track as a senior ... Was a two-time team MVP and Best Distance Runner award winner in track ... Chosen as the team MVP for cross country as a senior ... Set school records in the mile (4:21.09), two-mile (9:19.37) and 4x800m relay (8:48.11) ... Two-mile time was the second best in the country when set.
Personal: Born Antony James Taylor on July 13, 1992 in Bromley, England ... Son of Stephen and Marijke Taylor ... Brother of Jennifer, Stephanie and Katie ... Majoring in Kinesiology.