The Minutemen finished second of eight in the team standings with a total of 117.5 points.
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.
MT&F A10 (DAY 2) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
As A Junior in 2014-2015: Indoor Track: Competed in the 800-meter run at the Atlantic 10 Championships placing fifth in preliminaries (1:55.51) and seventh in finals (1:56.73) (2/21)…Also ran in the 4x800-meter relay crossing the line in sixth place with a time of 7-minutes, 52.53-seconds (2/21)...Placed tenth in the mile run at the Coaches vs Domestic Violence Tribute (4:28.24)(2/7)hAt the John Thomas Terrier Invitational, competed in the 800-meter run, setting a new UMass Record of 1-minute, 52.50-seconds (1/31)hCompeted in the mile setting a personal best of 4-minutes, 18.39-seconds at the Joe Donahue Games (1/23)...Took silver in the 4x800-meter relay finishing in 8-minutes, 4.37-seconds (1/23)hAlso set a personal record in the 1,000-meter run (2:29.30) taking ninth at the Beantown Challenge (1/17)hFinished ninth in the 4x440-yard relay (3:32.06)(1/17)hTook bronze in the distance medley relay at the Yale Invitational, crossing the line in 10-minutes, 14.67-seconds(1/10)hAlso took part in the 4x400-meter relay finishing eighth overall (3:30.17)(1/10).
As A Sophomore In 2013-14: Indoor Track: Competed in the 800m run in three meets ... Qualified for the New England Championship with the team's top time of the season (1:55.55) to take first at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) ... Ran the 1,000m in three meets, including the Atlantic 10 Championship ... Took third at the Giegengack Invitational (2/8) with a team season-best time of 2:30.71 ... Finished eighth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23), crossing the line in 2:37.14 ... Finished second at the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) (2:23.37) ... Ran on 4x400m relay teams at the Yale Invitational (1/11), the Northeastern Invitational (1/24) and the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) ... Helped post team's top-two 4x800m relay times of the season ... Part of 4x800 squad that finished sixth at the New England Championship (3/1) with a season-best time of 7:43.27 ... Also ran in the 4x800m relay at the IC4A Championship (3/9) (7:51.39). Outdoor Track: Raced in the 800m run at the Minuteman Invitational (4/12), posting the team's second-fastest time of the season, 1:56.23 ... Competed in the 1,500m three times ... Ran a season-best 4:01.97 to take eighth at the UNH Pre-Conference (4/26) ... Helped post the team's fastest 4x800m relay time of the season (7:41.97) at the IC4A Championship (5/17) ... Part of the 4x800m relay squad that took fourth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4), qualifying for the New England Championship with a time of 7:43.95.
As A Freshman In 2012-13: Indoor Track: Competed in the 1,000m in four meets ... Posted a season-best time of 2:29.58 in the preliminaries at the New England Championship (2/22) before taking seventh in the final (2:33.15) ... Finished eighth at the Giegengack Invitational (2/2) with a New England-qualifying time of 2:35.55 ... Competed in the 4x400m relay at the Yale Invitational (1/12), the (1/25) and the Sorlein Invitational (1/19) ... Ran the 800m at the Yale Invitational (1/12) ... Raced the mile at the Sorlein Invitational (1/19). Outdoor Track: Helped 4x800m relay to a fifth-place finish at the New England Championship (5/11) with the team's top time of the season, 7:39.10 ... Part of 4x800m relay that took second at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27) with a time of 8:12.15 ... Ran the 1,500m in three meets ... Posted a season-best time of 4:03.73 to take eighth at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27) ... Raced the 800m run at the AIC Invitational (4/6) (1:58.99) and the Holy Cross Invitational (4/20) (2:00.91) ... Part of 4x400m relay team that placed fourth at the AIC Invitational (4/6) with a time of 3:29.84 ... Also competed in the 4x400m relay at the Minuteman Invitational (4/13) and the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27).
Before UMass: Four varsity seasons in cross country and track and field for Coach Maguire ... Placed second in the 800m at the Merrimack Valley Conference ... Top five finisher in the 800m at the Massachusetts (MIAA) Eastern Division 1 Outdoor Championships ... Top seven finisher in the 800m at the Massachusetts (MIAA) All-State Outdoor Championship ... Third place in the MA Div I State Championship in the 1000 meters.
Personal: Michael James McNaughton ... Born October 4, 1993 in Winchester, Massachusetts ... Son of John and Maureen ... Brother of Colleen and Christina ... Intends to major in Biology, Sport Medicine or Engineering.
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