The Minutemen finished second of eight in the team standings with a total of 117.5 points.
UMass' top performance of the day came from Thomas Mullen in the 1,000 meters.
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.
Three freshmen qualified for New Englands this season for the Minutemen.
The Minutemen are set to compete in the Atlantic 10 Championship this weekend at Mackal Fieldhouse in Kingston, R.I.
MT&F A10 (DAY 2) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
As A Senior In 2014-2015: Indoor Track: Finished sixth in the 4x800-meter relay with a time of 7-minutes, 52.53-seconds at the Atlantic 10 Championships (2/21)…Also ran in the 1,000-meter run with a time of 2-minutes, 32.05-seconds (2/21)...Finished tenth in the 1,000-meter relay at the Coaches vs Domestic Violence Tribute (2:36.92)(2/7)…Competed in the 800-meter run at the John Thomas terrier Invitational, finishing with a personal best time of 1-minute, 54.41-seconds (1/31)…At the Joe Donahue Games, saw action in the mile (4:21.55)(1/23)…Also took silver in the 4x800-meter relay finishing in 8-minutes, 4.37-seconds (1/23)…Competed at the Beantown Challenge in the 1,000-meter run setting a personal best time of 2:30.40 (1/17)…Was apart of the 4x440-yard relay finishing ninth overall (3:32.06)(1/17)…Ran the distance medley relay that finished third in 10-minutes, 14.67-seconds at the Yale Invitational (1/10).
As A Junior In 2013-14: Indoor Track: Competed in the 800m run in four meets ... Logged best time of the season in the event, 1:56.97, to take third at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) ... Ran the 800m at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) (1:58.39) ... Also saw action in the event at the Northeastern Invitational (1/24) (1:58.85) and the Yale Invitational (1/11) (1:58.87) ... Ran the 500m dash at the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) (1:09.60) ... Helped post team's fastest distance medley relay time of the season, 10:04.46, good for third at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) ... Part of UMass' 4x800m relay at the IC4A Championship (3/9) (7:51.39) ... Contributed to a fifth-place 4x800m time of 7:57.56 at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) ... Posted team's second-fastest 1,000m time of the season at the Giegengack Invitational (2/8), finishing sixth in 2:31.48 ... Competed in the 4x400m relay at the Yale Invitational (1/11) (3:30.60), the Northeastern Invitational (1/24) (3:32.59) and the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) (3:37.37). Outdoor Track: Ran the 800m in three meets ... Posted team's top time of the season in the event, 1:55.76, at the Minuteman Invitational (4/12) ... Was a part of the 4x800m squad that posted the team's top time of the season, 7:41.97 at the IC4A Championship (5/17) ... Helped UMass' 4x800m relay qualify for the New England Championship with a time of 7:43.95, taking fourth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4) ... Finished seventh in the 1,500m run at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/19) with a time of 4:03.82 ... Saw action in the 4x400m relay at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/19).
As A Sophomore In 2012-13: Indoor Track: Qualified for the New England Championship in the 1,000m with a time of 2:36.28, taking sixth at the Sorlein Invitational (1/19) ... Ran with UMass' 4x800m relay at the IC4A Championship (3/2) where the squad posted a time of 7:43.14 ... Also competed in the event at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/16) (7:52.06) ... Part of a 4x400m relay squad that placed sixth at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/25) with a time of 3:31.30 ... Also raced in the 4x400m relay at the Giegengack Invitational (2/2) (3:31.51) and the Sorlein Invitational (1/19) (3:35.32) ... Competed in the 800m in three meets, including the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/16) (1:58.97) ... Posted best time of the season in the event, 1:58.48, at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/25) ... Ran the 500m at the Giegengack Invitational (2/2) (1:08.31). Outdoor Track: Contributed a fifth-place finish in the 4x800m relay at the New England Championship (5/11) with a time of 7:39.10 ... Helped 4x800 squad qualify for the New England Championship with a time of 7:44.97, good for eighth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/5) ... Also part of 4x800m team that finished second at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27) with a time of 8:12.15 ... Part of 4x400m relay team that finished fourth with a time of 3:29.84 at the AIC Invitational (4/6) ... Also finished sixth with the 4x400m relay at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet (4/27) (3:41.12) ... Ran the 800m in five meets ... Logged season-best time of 1:55.63 at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/5).
As A Freshman In 2011-12: Indoor Track: Did not compete. Outdoor Track: Did not compete.
Before UMass: A 2011 graduate of Plymouth North High School ... Won the Coach's Award for track and cross country under coach John Lowerty ... Holds school records in the 4x800 meter and distance medley relays ... Tabbed an ACL All-Star for cross country as a senior ... Won the ACL Sportsmanship Award for cross country as a senior ... Also played freshman football and varsity hockey for the Eagles.
Personal: Stephen Bradley Ness ... Born May 25, 1993 in Weymouth, Mass. ... Son of Bradley and Kathryn ... Brother to Jen .... Majoring in Accounting and Sports Management.
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