Men's Track

 

  Vic Morency
Vic Morency

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
N. Dartmouth, Mass

High School:
Dartmouth

Height:
6-5

Event:
Throws


  • Discus 181' 8"
  • Javelin 229' 7"
  • Shot 47' 31/2"
  • Weight Throw 55'9"

Earned All-American honors as a junior, placing eighth in the javelin at the NCAA Championships...An alternate in the discus for the Junior National Team that competed in Cuba in July, 1997...Has been named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll (GPA 3.00 or above) in each of his six semesters at UMass...Named to the GTE/CoSida Academic All-District I second team...Named to the Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference team in 1998 and 1999...

Indoor: Ranks third on the all-time UMass weight throw list (55' 9")...

1998-99: Placed sixth in the weight throw (51' 111/4") and seventh in the shot put (46' 31/4") at the Atlantic 10 Championships...Finished seventh in the weight throw in the New England Championships with a throw of 55' 9"...

1997-98: Placed fourth in the weight throw (53' 1 3/4") and 10th in the shot put (42' 21/4") at the Atlantic 10 Championships...

Outdoor: Holds the school record in the javelin (229' 7") and is second on the all-time list in the discus (181' 8")...Owns the Atlantic 10 record in the javelin (229' 7") and in the discus (172' 2")...

1999: Placed eighth at the NCAA Championships in the javelin (228' 10"), earning All-American honors...Won the javelin in the first seven meets of the season...Placed first in the javelin (229' 7") at the Atlantic 10 Championships, breaking his own UMass record...Also placed first in the discus at the Atlantic 10 Championships (172' 2")...Finished first in the javelin (224') and in the discus (181'8") at the New England Championships...Won the javelin for the second consecutive season at the prestigious Penn Relays (225' 2")...Was the team`s leading scorer in 1999...

1998: Won the javelin at the Penn Relays with a throw of 215' 11"...Finished fourth in the javelin at the New England Championships (212' 6")...Placed second in the javelin at the IC4A Championships (217' 11")...

1997: Third at the IC4As in the javelin with a throw of 203' 3" and fifth in the discus (163' 1")...Third in the discus (164' 6") and fourth in the javelin (197' 4") at the New England Championships...Was second in both the discus and javelin at the Atlantic 10 Championships...

At Dartmouth: Second at New England Championship in the discus...Both League and State Javelin Champion...League Champion in the discus and placed third at the state meet...A two-time League All-Star...

Personal: Born February 16, 1978...A Sociology major...Son of Janice and Victor Morency.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Jan 10
    at Yale Invitational 9:00 AM
    Thursday, Jan 15
    at URI Multi Event (Day 1) 2:00 PM
    Friday, Jan 16
    at URI Multi Event (Day 2) 10:00 AM
    Saturday, Jan 17
    at Beantown Challenge 10:00 AM
    Friday, Jan 23
    at Northeastern Indoor Games 4:00 PM
    Saturday, Jan 31
    at Terrier Invite 9:00 AM
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