A league-record 1,637 student-athletes recognized for achieving 3.5 GPA's or higher.
Six New England Championship qualifiers, five first place finishes and 33 top eight performances propel the Minutewomen to a first place finish with 175.50 points in their 2012 outdoor season opener at the AIC Invitational.
On April 7, UMass will make the short trip to Springfield, Mass. to compete in the AIC Invitational and open their 2012 outdoor campaign.
Silvar highlights day one of the New England Championships at Boston University on Friday February 24.
UMass Women's Track and Field will bring 20 athletes to Boston, Mass. for the New England Championships on February 24 and 25.
As a freshman in 2012: Outdoor: Appeared in the long jump and the triple jump at the New England Championships (5/11) ... Placed eight with a mark of 37-5.25 in the triple jump and jumped a vertical of 5-3 in the high jump at the A-10 Championships (5/5) ... Placed fifth in the long jump and second in the triple jump at the AIC Invitational (4/7). Indoor: Placed eighth in the A-10 Championships in the triple jump (2/17) ... Placed third at the Charles Torpey Tribute in the high jump and second in the triple jump (2/4) ... Competed in the triple jump at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games and finished in fifth place (1/27) ... Posted the second best mark in the long jump as well as the third best mark in the triple jump at the GoRhody Invitational (1/20) ... Finished sixth at the Sorlein Invitational in the long jump (1/14).
Before UMass: A 2011 graduate of Lincoln High School ... Was a four year letter winner under coaches Gene Hart, Craig Pearce, Paula Camp, and Marcus Garcia ... Holds school records in the triple jump (38-4), high jump (5-3), and long jump (17-4.50)... Was the SJAA League Champion in the long jump, along with being tabbed the team's MVP as a sophomore ... As a junior was a Section Div. I triple jump Champion, along with being a SJAA League long, triple, and high jump Champion ... As a senior was a SJAA League triple and long jump Champion, team MVP, and Female Athlete of the Year ... Also played volleyball for the Trojans.
Personal: Jaclyn Mackenzie Lam ... Born April 5, 1993 in Stockton, Cal. ... Daughter of Ken and Diane Lame ... Sister to Ashley, Ryan, and Garrett ... Majoring in Sport Management.