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.
The Minutewomen placed 12th overall but the future looks bright with four of their top five finishers being underclassmen.
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.
Head Coach Julie LaFreniere hopes to see her squad perform well as they enter their final meet and final week of preparation before the A-10 Tournament.
As a freshman in 2012: Finished with a time of 22:39.4 at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships and finished third for the Minutewomen (11/9) ... Finished the A-10 Championships fourth for UMass and 77th overall, crossing the finish line at 19:33.9 (10/27) ... Crossed the finish line at 19:49.40 and placed sixth for UMass and 28th overall in the Rothenberg Race (10/19) ... Finished second for UMass with a time of 19:23.61 in the New England Championships (10/19) ... Made her collegiate debut finishing ninth for UMass and 46th overall in the Minuteman Invitational with a time of 20:04.42 (9/15).
Before UMass: Six time letter winner for Coach Miller at Joseph Case High School ... Was named MVP and SCC All-Star in both her junior and senior seasons ... Served as the team captain as a senior ... Set personal bests in her senior season as well with a 5:36 mile, 12:12 two mile and a 20:20 5K.
Personal: Molly Katherine McMahon ... Born November 8, 1993 in Providence, Rhode Island ... Daughter of John and Rochen McMahon ... Sister of Jay McMahon ... Majoring in Computer Science.