Becky Stoyle breaks the school record in the triple jump and sets the UMass Track & Field Complex facility record.
The Minutewomen throwers combined for 64 of the team's 168.5 points in Saturdays meet.
On Saturday, April 20 UMass will compete at Hart Track in Worcester, Mass. for the Holy Cross Invitational beginning at 11:00 a.m.
Becky Stoyle and Katharine Finnegan each move up in the UMass record book in the Minuteman Invitational
The Minutewomen open up competition Saturday morning at 10:00 A.M.
As a junior in 2013:Outdoor: Ran in the 800 meter run as well as the 4x400 and 4x800 meter relay ... Ran the first leg of the New England Champion 4x800 meter relay team, clocking in at 9-minutes, 00.05-seconds which stands as the third best time in UMass history (5/11) ... Assisted in the 4x800 meter relay team's eighth place finish at the Atlantic 10 Championship, crossing the finish line at 9-minutes, 12.29-seconds (5/5) ... Ran the second leg of the season best time in the 4x400 meter relay at the UMass Pre-Conference Meet with a first place time of 3-minutes, 53.57-seconds (4/27). Indoor: Did not compete.
As a sophomore in 2012: Outdoor: Claimed her first collegiate New England Championship in the 4x800 meter relay when she crossed the finish line at 9:00.01 (5/11) ... Placed eighth in the 4x400 meter relay, finishing the race at 3:52.15 in the A-10 Championships (5/5) ... Finished fifth in the 800 meter run, crossing the finish line at 2:18.39 in the Pre-Conference Meet (4/28) ... Claimed first place in the 4x400 meter relay at the Holy Cross Invitational while also finishing the 800 meter run in 2:17.52 (4/21) ... Placed fourth in the 4x400 meter relay at the UMass Invitational (4/14) ... Took second place in the 4x400 meter relay at the AIC Invitational (4/7). Indoor: Grabbed a third place finish at the New England Championships in the 4x400 meter relay with a time of 3:52.74, good enough for the fifth best time in UMass history (2/25) ... Factored in a fourth place finish at the Charles Torpey Tribute in the 4x400 meter relay (2/4) ... Finished fourth in the 4x400 meter relay at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/27) ... Placed second in the 400 meter dash at the Sorlein Invitational (1/14).
As a freshman in 2011: Indoor: Qualified for the New England Championships in the 400 meter run at the Giegengack Invitational with a time of 59.44... Her best time of the season came at the Valentine Invitational, which was 58.31...Ran on the 4x400 meter relay team at the Valentine Invitational and helped run a time of 3:54.01, the fastest time of the season.
Before UMass: A 2010 graduate of Wachusett Regional High School where she was a four-year letterwinner...Was an All-Star and All-American as a senior...Helped the Mountaineers to league championship titles during her first three years at school...Owns school records in the 300 meters, 4X400 meters (indoor and outdoor) and 4X200 meters (indoor).
Personal: Meghan Catherine Leahy...Daughter of Charles and Tayne Leahy...Has one brother, Charles Jr....Born on July, 7 1992 in Worcester, Mass....Intends to major in communication and journalism.
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