2011-12 Men's Track & Field News

June 25, 2012
Joseph and Nasso Named Little East Rookie T&F Athletes of the Year
Freshmen duo earn top Little East Conference Rookie of the Year honors for the first time in program history.

May 25, 2012
Joseph Earns All-America Honors at NCAA Outdoor Championship
Freshman places fourth at national championship in the high jump.

May 21, 2012
Joseph to Compete at Division III Outdoor Championship Meet
Freshman high jumper will compete for a National title on Friday in Claremont, California.

May 21, 2012
Joseph and Nasso Cited by the Little East Conference
Freshmen earn Little East Conference Rookie Field and Track Athlete of the Week again.

May 18, 2012
Joseph Wins the High Jump at ECAC Outdoor Championship
Freshman leaps his way to the top height at the outdoor championship meet.

May 8, 2012
Joseph Named Little East Rookie Field Athlete of the Week
Freshman earns conference weekly honor after earning a first place finish at the NCAA New England Regional meet.

May 5, 2012
Track & Field Record Top Finishes at New England Regional Meet
Beacons earn program first 8th place finish on the men's side of the 2012 NCAA DIII New England Regional Meet

April 28, 2012
Track and Field Looking to Leave their Mark at Conference Championship
Beacons looking to have another record setting day at Little East Conference/New England Championship Meet.

April 28, 2012
Track and Field Compete at Little East/New England Alliance Championship
Kebba Nasso and Carl Joseph each record 1st place finishes

April 16, 2012
Nasso Named Little East Rookie Track Athlete of the Week
Freshman sprinter earns fourth consecutive conference weekly honor.

April 14, 2012
Two Records Fall at Solomon Invitational
Beacons set new program record in 400 meter dash and 4x400 meter relay

April 9, 2012
Nasso and Joseph Earn Conference Rookie of the Week Honors Again
Freshmen duo named Little East Rookie Track and Rookie Field Athletes of the Week for the third straight week.

April 7, 2012
Track and Field Competes at Corsair Invitational
Records continue to fall and four qualify for New England's at UMass Dartmouth Invite

April 2, 2012
Nasso and Joseph Earn LEC Rookie of the Week Honors
Freshmen duo earn conference weekly honors for their standout performances at Saturday's track and field meet.

March 31, 2012
Track and Field Competes at Tufts University Snowflake Invite
Nasso sets program record in the 200 meter dash, Conway sets the program record in the pole vault.

March 26, 2012
Hart Named LEC Rookie Field Athlete of the Year for Indoor Track & Field
Freshman becomes first Beacon to earn major Little East Conference postseason honor for indoor track and field.

March 26, 2012
Four From Track and Field Cited by the Little East
Faustin, Nasso, Morales, and Joseph earn Little East Conference Weekly Track and Field honors.

March 24, 2012
Track & Field Has Record Day in Outdoor Debut
Beacons set a combined four program records at Bridgewater State University Bears Invitational

March 5, 2012
Nasso Named Little East Rookie Track Athlete of the Week
Freshman earns his fifth conference weekly honor after breaking the program record and provisionally qualifying for the national championship meet in the 400 meter dash.

March 3, 2012
Nasso Breaks 400 Record; Provisionally Qualifies for Nationals at ECAC Championship
Freshman sprinter Kebba Nasso set a new program record in the 400 meter dash and by doing so provisionally qualified for the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championship meet.

March 2, 2012
Track and Field Heads to N.Y. to Compete at ECAC Championship
BOSTON, Mass. – Looking to continue what has been one of the most memorable seasons in recent memory the track and field team packed their bags and loaded up the van to head to New York to take part in the two-day ECAC Division III New England Championship meet at the New York Armory.

February 21, 2012
Three Earn Little East Conference Rookie of the Week Honors
Kirsten Morrison (Women's Basketball), Vinny DeLucia (Men's Basketball) and Kebba Nasso (Track and Field) earn conference weekly honors for their respective sports.

February 18, 2012
Track and Field Competes at NCAA New England Regional Meet
BOSTON, Mass. - At the 2012 NCAA Division III New England Regional meet UMass Boston track and field had another strong day of performances as multiple competitors earned top finishes in a variety of events.

February 13, 2012
Trio Earns Little East Conference Rookie of the Week Honors
Tylor Hart (Track and Field), Vinny DeLucia (Men's Basketball), and Kirsten Morrison (Women's Basketball) named Little East Conference Rookies of the Week

February 11, 2012
Track and Field Ready to Make an Impact at LEC’s
BOSTON, Mass. – This Saturday the men’s and women’s track and field teams are looking to continue their impressive season by bringing home some gold at the 2012 Little East Conference Indoor Championship meet which is hosted by the University of Southern Maine.

February 11, 2012
Track and Field Shines at Little East/NE Alliance Championship Meet
GORHAM, Me. – With multiple top marks men’s track and field earned one of their best finishes ever at the Little East Conference championship meet as they placed 3rd overall, while the women’s team posted a sixth place finish.

February 6, 2012
Nasso and Caceres Garner LEC Rookie of the Week Honors
Kebba Nasso named LEC Rookie of the Week for track and field; Mike Caceres named LEC Rookie of the Week for men's basketball

February 4, 2012
Track and Field Runs Through Stampede Invitational
Kebba Nasso set the program record in the 200 meter dash and triple jump and Jake Kerin set the program record in the 600 meter run at the Tufts University Stampede Invite

January 30, 2012
Joseph and Nasso Earn Little East Conference Rookie of the Week Honors
Men's basketball player Carl Joseph named Rookie of the Week for first time this season; Sprinter Kebba Nasso named Track Rookie of the Week for the second time this year.

January 28, 2012
Three Records Fall on Day Two of BU Terrier Classic
BOSTON, Mass. – On day two of the Boston University Terrier Classic, the men’s track and field team was on full display as the Beacons set a combined three program records as well as qualifying for multiple championship meets.

January 16, 2012
Nasso Named Little East Rookie Field Athlete of the Week
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Freshman Kebba Nasso (Attleboro, Mass.) has been named the Little East Conference Rookie Field Athlete of the Week, for his record setting performances at Saturday’s Tufts University Invitational, as announced by the conference office.

January 15, 2012
Track and Field Has another Record Saturday at Tufts Invite
MEDFORD, Mass. – Led by Kebba Nasso’s (Attleboro, Mass.) two record setting performances in the 400 meter dash and triple jump, the UMass Boston track and field teams had another strong Saturday as they competed in the 2012 Tufts University Invitational.

January 10, 2012
Hart Named LEC Rookie Field Athlete of the Week
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Freshman jumper Tylor Hart (Newton, Mass.) has been named this week’s Little East Conference Male Rookie Field Athlete of the Week, for his record setting performance in Sunday’s Dartmouth College Relays, as announced by the conference office.

January 8, 2012
Hart Sets Program Record in High Jump at Dartmouth Relays
DARTMOUTH, New Hampshire – For the second consecutive meet freshman jumper Tylor Hart (Newton, Mass.) continued to climb the record board as he set the program record in the high jump this time recording a height of 6-07.00 at the 2012 Dartmouth College Relays.

December 10, 2011
Track and Field Has Record Day at Harvard Invitational
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - In just the second meet of the year, a combined four program records would fall as the track and field team competed at the 2011 Harvard University Invitational Saturday afternoon at the Gordon Track and Tennis Center.

December 8, 2011
Track and Field Alumni Brunch a Success in its Debut
BOSTON, Mass. – Over the weekend, former and current members of the UMass Boston track and field program came together on the campus of Northeastern University as part of the first-annual UMass Boston Track and Field Alumni Brunch.