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Pompei Receives A-10 Rookie Performer Of The Week Honors

Freshman Nicole Pompei was named the A-10 Rookie Performer of the Week Monday afternoon.

Freshman Nicole Pompei was named the A-10 Rookie Performer of the Week Monday afternoon.

Jan. 25, 2010

AMHERST, Mass. - After her outstanding performance at the Great Dane Invitational, Nicole Pompei was named the Atlantic 10 Rookie Performer of the Week. Pompei won the pole vault and set a UMass top five all-time mark for the second consecutive meet. Her mark of 11-11.75 officially ranks third all-time at UMass in the event. In only her second collegiate meet, Pompei garnered 10 points for the Minutewomen en route to qualifying for the ECAC Championships in March.

Pompei has certainly had a fast start to her career at UMass. The true freshman won the pole vault two weeks ago at the BU Quad Meet and qualified for the New England Championships. She entered the record books with the fourth best mark all-time at UMass by posting a height of 11-05.75.

Pompei will look to continue her success this Friday when the Minutewomen head to Roxbury, Mass. for the Reebok Boston Indoor Games. The meet will get underway at 3:30 p.m.

 

 

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Apr 19
    at Holy Cross Invitational 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Apr 26
    at UNH Pre-Conference Meet 11:30 AM
    Saturday, May 3
    vs Atlantic 10 Championship 9:00 AM
    Sunday, May 4
    vs Atlantic 10 Championship 9:00 AM
    Friday, May 9
    at New England Championship 12:00 PM
    Saturday, May 10
    at New England Championship 12:00 PM
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