The Minutemen finished second of eight in the team standings with a total of 117.5 points.
Nick Ingham finished first earlier in the week in the decathlon and now ranks third all-time at UMass.
Saturday, April 20 the Minutemen will compete in the Holy Cross Invitational at 11:00 a.m. at Hart Track in Worcester, Mass.
10 UMass underclassmen scored for the Minutemen leading to their fifth place finish.
The Minutemen will go head-to-head with 13 teams Saturday at 10:00 A.M. at the UMass Track & Field Complex
2011-12 (Freshman): Indoor Track: Competed in sevent meets ... Earned third place with a mark of 14-03.25 in the pole vault event at the Giegengack Invitational (2/4) ... Earned a seventh place finish in the pole vault event with a mark of 14-0.00 at the Reebok Games (1/27) ... At the Sorlien Invitational (1/14), finish in third in the pole vault event with a height of 14-3.25.
Before UMass: A 2011 graduate of Longmeadow High School ... Was a four year letter winner under coach Jeff Pinney ... Holds school records in the indoor high jump and outdoor pole vault ... Was named underclassman MVP for outdoor as a sophomore ... Tabbed the Lancers Most Valuable Player as a junior ... Also played football for the Lancers for three years.
Personal: Greg Leon Copeland ... Born on May 25, 1993 in Springfield, Mass. ... Son of Charles and Carol ... Brother to David .... Majoring in Engineering.
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