Men's Cross Country

 

  James Roberts
James Roberts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Groton, Mass.

High School:
Groton-Dunstable HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 140

Birthdate:
11/30/1986


2005-06
o Finished 80th overall at the Dartmouth Invitational (9/10) in 28:16.70.

Before UMass: A 2005 graduate of Groton-Dunstable High School where he helped head coach Ken Magliozze's Crusaders to two league cross country championships (2003, 2004) and an overall record of 47-7 ... qualified for the Massachusetts State Cross Country Championship in each of his four prep years ... finished 18th at the State Cross Country Championships as a senior and 13th in the mile during the Outdoor Track Championships ... a four-time league all-star in his cross country career ... league champion in the 800 meters and mile during outdoor track ... three-time district all-star ... four-time Lowell Sun All-Star and three-time honoree as the team's Most Accomplished Runner ... as a senior ran personal-best times of 16:39 in cross country ... during outdoor track, posted personal-best times and school records in the mile (4:29) and in the two-mile (9:58.7).

Personal: James Ryan Roberts ... born Nov. 30, 1986 in Boston ... son of James and Nanette Roberts ... has one sister, Meredith ... intends to major in accounting/corporate finance at UMass ... says he most admires his grandfather because he is a role model and a "wealth of knowledge."

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Sept 13
    vs Minuteman Invitational 11:30 AM
    Friday, Sept 26
    at Coast to Coast Battle in Beantown 3:30 PM
    Saturday, Oct 4
    at Paul Short Invitational 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Oct 11
    at New England Championship 2:00 PM
    Saturday, Nov 1
    at Atlantic 10 Championship 10:50 AM
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