The men were led by Daniel Sheldon and finished eight of 16 in the IC4A Championships on Saturday afternoon in Bronx, N.Y.
Head Coach Ken O'Brien, Assistant Coaches David Jackson and Darcy Wilson had perhaps the busiest summer of all and have brought in 26 freshman this season between both track and field and cross country.
As a freshman in in 2012: Finished ninth for UMass with a time of 28:18.8 at the IC4A Championships (11/17) ... Placed 12th for the Minutemen at the Brown Invitational with a time of 27:37.20 (10/19) ... Crossed the finish line at 25:34.10 in the Minuteman Invitational placing 11th for UMass (9/15) ... Finished ninth for UMass and 13th overall with a time of 19:31.90 during his collegiate debut in the UMass Invitational (9/8).
Before UMass: Ran varsity cross country and track and field for Coach Collins ... A key member of the Mansfield High School State Championship in 2010... Two time Hockomack All-Star ... Served as team captain as a senior in 2012 ... Holds the school record in the 4x800 meter relay ... Ran a 4:34 mile and a 16:38 5k as a senior.
Personal: Khampasong Lee Haleudeth ... Born March 3, 1994 in Providence, Rhode Island ... Son of Khamfeua and Hannah ... Brother of Hannah ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.