The NCAA Northeast Regional Championships marks the end of the women's 2012 cross country season.
The NCAA Northeast Regional Championships women's 6k is set for Friday at 12:00 p.m. in Madison, Conn.
From seniors to freshman and their strong nucleus of sophomores the UMass women's cross country team will need a complete team effort this week at the A-10 Championships.
With most of the Minutewomen's top runners getting rest this week UMass places 26th of 37 in the New England Championships.
Karen Roa was added to the A-10 All-Conference team on Saturday.
As a sophomore in 2012: Crossed the finish line at 23:12.6 and finished seventh for UMass at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships (11/9) ... Finished the A-10 Championships with a time of 20:11.7 and finished seventh for the Minutewomen (10/27) ... Placed seventh for UMass and 29th overall in the Rothenberg Race, crossing the finish line at 19:50.10 (10/19) ... Placed fifth for the team with a time of 19:35.12 in the New England Championships (10/7) ... Crossed the finish line at 24:.47 in the Paul Short Invitational, placing ninth for UMass (9/28) ... Made her season debut in the Minuteman Invitational with a time of 20:17.22 and placing 10th for the team (9/15).
As a freshman in 2011: Competed in five meets ... At the Rothenberg Race (10/14), clocked in at 19:57.4 while placing sixth on the team and 24th overall ... Placed seventh on the team and 283rd overall at the Paul Short Invite (9/30), by recording a time of 24:19 ... With a time of 20:01.78, placed fifth on the squad and 39th overall at the Bryant University Invitational (9/10).
Before UMass: A 2011 graduate of Notre Dame Academy ... Was a three year letter winner under coach Cathy Salerno and Kathleen Wanta ... Holds school records in the indoor two mile, outdoor two mile, and on the cross country course ... Tabbed a CMC All-Star all four years ... Received the Coach's Award as a sophomore and senior ... Won the Irvine A Walsh Athletic Award as a junior.
Personal: Hannah Elizabeth White ... Born in Worcester, Mass. ... Daughter to Robert and Trefa ... Sister to Benjamin, Tucker, Mackenzie, and Josh ... Intends to major in Kinesiology.