Men's Track

 

  Greg Copeland
Greg Copeland

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Longmeadow, Mass.

High School:
Longmeadow

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 150

Position:
Jumps/Pole Vault

Elig. I/O:
Jr./Jr.


04/28/2013

Men's Track And Field Claims Second In Pre-Conference Meet

The Minutemen finished second of eight in the team standings with a total of 117.5 points.

04/21/2013

Minutemen Continue To Thrive On The Track

Nick Ingham finished first earlier in the week in the decathlon and now ranks third all-time at UMass.

04/19/2013

Holy Cross Next On The Slate For Men's Track

Saturday, April 20 the Minutemen will compete in the Holy Cross Invitational at 11:00 a.m. at Hart Track in Worcester, Mass.

04/14/2013

Underclassmen Propel UMass In Minuteman Invitational

10 UMass underclassmen scored for the Minutemen leading to their fifth place finish.

04/12/2013

Men's Track Hosts Minuteman Invitational

The Minutemen will go head-to-head with 13 teams Saturday at 10:00 A.M. at the UMass Track & Field Complex

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Massachusetts Outdoor Top Five All-Time Records
Pole Vault 2013 15' 3" Fourth
Massachusetts Indoor Top Five All-Time Records
Pole Vault 2013 15' 1" Fifth

As A Junior In 2013-14: Indoor Track: Competed in the pole vault in six meets and posted UMass top-three marks of the season ... Placed third at the Harvard Invitational (2/1), clearing a season-best 14-6 ... Took second at the Giegengack Invitational (2/8) (14-3.25) ... Also competed at the New England Championship (3/1) (14-3.5) ... Saw action in the long jump in three meets ... Logged a season-best distance of 19-11.5 at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) ... Claimed sixth at the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) ... Ran the 200m dash at the Harvard Invitational (2/1). Outdoor Track: Competed in the pole vault in five meets ... Logged a season-best mark, the team's best of the season, at the New England Championship (5/10) (13-11.25) ... Cleared 13-3.5 at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/3) to place seventh ... Tied for fourth at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/19) (12-11.5) ... Registered UMass' top long jump performance of the season, 20-8.5, at the AIC Invitational (4/5) ... Also competed in the long jump at the Minuteman Invitational (4/12) ... Competed in the decathlon at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4) ... Raced the 200m at the AIC Invitational (4/5) and the Minuteman Invitational (4/12) ... Saw action in the 100m dash at the UNH Pre-Conference Meet (4/26) ... Ran the 110m hurdles at the Minuteman Invitational (4/12) ... Threw the shot put at the AIC Invitational (4/5) ... Saw action in the discus at the UNH Pre-Conference Meet (4/26).

As A Sophomore In 2012-13: Indoor Track: Competed in the pole vault in six meets ... Posted the fifth-best mark in program history (15-1) to qualify for the New England Championship at (1/20) ... Took sixth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/16) (14-9) ... Placed seventh at the New England Championship (2/22) (14-11) ... Cleared 14-9 at Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/25) to take second ... Placed third at Giegengack Invitational (2/2) (14-9) and the Yale Invitational (1/12) (14-3.25) ... Competed in the long jump in three meets ... Registered a season-best mark of 20-11.75 at Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/25) ... Ran the 60m dash at the Sorlein Invitational (1/19). Outdoor Track: Competed in the pole vault in six meets, placing fifth or higher on five occasions ... Cleared a season-best 15-3 to take fifth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/5) ... Posted a New England qualifying mark of 15-3 to claim third at the Minuteman Invitational (4/13) ... Placed third at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27) (15-3) ... Took third at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/20) (14-5.25) and second at the AIC Invitational (4/6) (14-5.25) ... Competed three times in the long jump ... Posted team's best mark of the season in the event at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/5) (20-9.25) ... Ran the 200m dash at the AIC Invitational (4/6).

As A Freshman In 2011-12: Indoor Track: Competed in seven 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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