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.
The Minutewomen open up competition Saturday morning at 10:00 A.M.
Saturday, April 6 the Minutewomen will travel to AIC for their outdoor season opener in Springfield, Mass.
WT&F A10 (DAY 2) Photos by Thom Kendall '93
As a junior in 2014: Outdoor: Competed in the 4x800m relay...Finished first at the Atlantic 10 Championships (5/4) and ran a season-best relay time of 9-minutes, 0.22-seconds setting the fourth all-time record at UMass and qualifying for ECAC...New England Champion in the 4x800m relay setting the fifth all-time record at UMass (5/10)(9:00.67)...Further competed in the 800m...Placed third at the UNH Pre-Conference Meet with a time of 2-minutes, 13.38-seconds (4/26)... Placed third in the 800m at the Holy Cross Invitational with a NEC qualifying time of 2-minutes, 14.45-seconds...Finished in third place at the UConn Invitational (4/5)(2:16.45)...Ran with the 4x400m relay team at the Holy Cross Invitational finished in first place with a time of 3-minutes, 57.51-seconds (4/19)...Won the 4x400m relay at the UNH Preconference Meet (4/26)(3:59.54).Indoor: Set a personal-best in the 800m at the Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/7) (2:16.70) ... Posted a fourth place time of 2:23.95 at the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) ... Finished eighth at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) (2:19.41) and the finals of the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) (2:20.24) ... Competed at the Northeastern Indoor Games (1/24) (2:21.21) and the Yale Invitational (1/11) (2:25.98) ... Also ran in the preliminaries at the New England Championship (3/1) (2:16.98) and the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) (2:22.63) ... Set a UMass record in the 4x800 during the preliminaries at the ECAC Championship (3/9), posting a time of 8:50.56 ... Placed fourth in the finals at the ECAC Championship (3/9) (8:55.20) ... Finished sixth at the Atlantic 10 Championship (2/23) (9:21.24) ... Also won bronze at the Sorlien Invitational (1/18) (9:45.72) ... Helped UMass to a fifth-place finish in the 4x440 relay at the Harvard Invitational (2/1) (4:06.07) ... Was part of a 4x400 squad that logged a time of 4:09.67 at the Northeastern Indoor Games (1/24), finishing sixth ... Saw action in the 1000m run at the Hemery Valentine Invitational (2/7), posting a time of 3:03.33 ... Logged a time of 27.60 in the 200m dash at the Harvard Invitational (2/1).
As a sophomore in 2013:Outdoor: Ran the final leg sealing her second consecutive New England Championship in the 4x800 meter relay crossing the finish line at 9-minutes, 0.15-seconds (5/11) ... Placed eighth in the 4x800 meter relay at the Atlantic 10 Championship with a time of 9-minutes, 12.29-seconds (5/5) ... Assisted in a fourth place finish for her 4x400 meter relay quad with a time of 4-minutes, 2.40-seconds while placing sixth overall and qualifying for the New England Championship in the 800 meter run crossing the finish line at 2-minutes, 15.51-seconds (4/27) ... Ran the 800 meter run in 2-minutes, 19.38-seconds for an eighth place finish at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/20) ... Assisted in a 4-minute, 8.42-second finish in the 4x400 meter relay for a second place finish at the AIC Invitational (4/6). Indoor: Placed eighth at the New England Championship in the 1,000 meter run with a time of 3-minutes, 5.59-seconds (2/22) ... Ran the second leg of the fourth place 4x400 meter relay team at the Sorlien Invitational with a time of 4-minutes, 9.61-seconds (1/19) ... Finished the 800 meter run in 2-minutes, 26.14-seconds at the GoRhody Invitational for a sixth place finish and assisted the 4x800 meter relay quad to a fourth place finish (1/11).
As a freshman in 2012: Outdoor: Claimed her first New England Championship in the 4x800 meter relay when she crossed the finish line at 9:00.01, the second best time in the event in UMass history (5/11) ... Placed eighth in the 4x400 meter relay at the A-10 Championships, finishing with a time of 3:52.15 (5/5) ... Claimed the top time in the 4x400 meter relay, crossing the finish line at 3:59.07, also finished fourth in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:18.15 at the Pre-Conference Meet (4/28) ... Placed tenth at the Holy Cross Invitational in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:16.95 (4/21) ... Finished the 800 meter run in 2:18.07 at the UMass Invitational (4/14) ... Placed second, crossing the finish line at 2:18.35 in the 800 meter run at the AIC Invitational (4/7). Indoor: Finished ninth in the ECAC Championships, finishing at 9:26.31 in the 4x800 meter relay (3/3) ... Placed 10th in the 1,000 meter run at the New England Championships with a time of 3:02.40 (2/24) ... Completed the 1,000 meter run sixth at the Charles Torpey Tribute (2/4) ... Placed third in the distance medley relay and eighth in the 1,000 meter run at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/27) ... Finished the 800 meter run and the distance medley relay third at the GoRhody Invitational (1/21) ... Raced good enough for a second place finish at the Sorlein Invitational in the 4x800 meter relay (1/14).
Before UMass: A 2011 graduate of Cardinal Spellman High School ... Was a senior letter winner for the Spellmen ... Tabbed All-Scholastic MVP all four years ... Holds five course records at Cardinal Spellman ... Winner of Boston Globe All-Scholastic Award.
Personal: Katie Ann Powers ... Born July 5, 1993 in Brockton, Mass. ... Daughter to Brian Powers and Darling Dufour ... Majoring in Psychology.
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