This Saturday will mark the seventh and final meet of the 2011 fall campaign for the Minutemen.
Sean Duncan and Patrick McGowan earned All-Conference nods on Saturday.
The Minutemen will travel to Charlotte, N.C. for the 2011 Atlantic 10 Championships this weekend.
2011-12 (Sophomore): Cross Country: Competed in five meets ... Finished eighth on the team twice in both the IC4A Championships (11/19) and the A-10 Championships (10/29) ... Ran highest team finish at Paul Short Invitational (9/30) with a time of 26:52.
2010-11 (Freshman): Cross Country: Competed in three meets as a freshman ... Placed sixth on the team and 140th overall at the IC4A Championships (11/20), finishing in 27:31.2 ... At the New England Championships (10/9), placed sixth on the team and 247th overall in 27:39 ... Had his personal season best time at the annual Home Meet (9/18) in 27:06.
Before UMass: Four-year letterwinner at Marshfield High School under coach Dennis Shepard ... Served as captain junior and senior seasons, helping Marshfield's cross country and track & field squads to a total of five Atlantic Coast League championships ... Was tabbed an ACL All-Star for all three seasons as a junior and senior ... Named an ACL All-Star for indoor track as a sophomore ... Part of indoor school record-setting 4x800 (8:09), Distance Medley (10:44), Sprint Medley (3:42) relay teams and outdoor Distance Medley (10:49) and 4 x Mile (18:31) relays ... Individually, ran the 800m (1:59), mile (4:26) and two-mile (9:35.70), earning an Atlantic Coast League selection in the two-mile ... finished seventh in the mile at the indoor state meet ... Also played JV hockey and varsity soccer.
Personal: Born Daniel Kevin-Liam Joyce on July 24, 1991, in South Weymouth, Mass. ... Son of Sean and Elaine Joyce ... Brother of Ashley and Emily ... Plays the drums ... Received judge's choice award at Berklee College of Music Jazz Festival junior and senior year ... Named MAJE Music Festival Outstanding Musician in 2009 and 2010 ... Undeclared in field declaration.