The Minutewomen open their spring season at the annual event hosted by URI.
A league-record 1,637 student-athletes recognized for achieving 3.5 GPA's or higher.
As a Freshman in 2012-13: Fall 2012: Finished third in the Lightweight 4 at the Head of the Fish (Oct. 27) with a time of 15:15. Also competed in the Novice 8+ ... Raced in the Novice 8+ at the Green Monster (Nov. 3) ... Competed the following weekend in the Novice 8+ at the Foot of the Charles (Nov. 10).
Before UMass: A 2012 graduate of Danvers High School ... A varsity member of both ice hockey and track and field for four seasons ... Played ice hockey for four years on Top Gun and the Bay State Northeast team ... Qualified for NECs during her junior and senior year and MIAA States during her senior year in track ... Senior track and field captain ... Holds the school record in the javelin.
Personal: Allison Marie Houde ... Born July 2, 1992 to Rob and Tricia Houde ... Has one brother Matt ... Majoring in Sport Management.