2013-14 Women's Track and Field News

July 16, 2014
19 Beacons Named to Little East Spring Academic Honor Roll
Record number of Beacons earn a spot on the Little East Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll

June 3, 2014
Hulerie McGuffie and Renee O'Brien Named LEC Outdoor Track and Field Athletes of the Year
McGuffie took home indoor and outdoor Track Athlete of the Year honors

May 24, 2014
Track & Field Earns All-American Honors on Final Day of National Championship
4x100 meter relay team finishes in 7th place, while McGuffie earns 3rd place on final day of national's

May 23, 2014
McGuffie and O'Brien Compete on Day 2 of National Championship
Hulerie McGuffie qualifies for the finals in the 400 meter dash, while Renee O'Brien competes in the high jump

May 22, 2014
4x100 Relay Advances to Championship Saturday at NCAA’s
Beacons qualify for Saturday's championship with a time of 47.15 seconds

May 18, 2014
Track and Field To Compete at NCAA DIII Outdoor Championship
National Championship meet to begin on May 22 at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio.

May 16, 2014
Track & Field Earns Two First Place Finishes at ECAC Championship
Hulerie McGuffie wins the 200 meter dash and Carl Joseph wins the high jump

May 15, 2014
Track & Field Closes Out Day 1 of ECAC Championship
On the first day of the championship the Beacons compete in the women's 100 meter dash and 4x400 meter relay

May 10, 2014
Joseph Crowned NEICAAA Champion, Smith Sets New Program Record
Junior high jumper records a throw of 7-00.50 ft, while freshman records a throw of 134-10 ft

May 9, 2014
McGuffie Qualifies For Finals at NEICAAA Championship
Sophomore sprinter will compete in the 400 meter dash finals tomorrow afternoon

May 5, 2014
Trio Garners Little East Conference Weekly Honors
Carl Joseph & Renee O'Brien Earn Field Athlete of the Week honors; McGuffie earned second straight Track Athlete of the Week selection

May 3, 2014
High Jumpers Lead Track & Field at NCAA New England Championship
Renee O'Brien sets new program record, while Carl Joseph earns a first place finish in the high jump

May 1, 2014
McGuffie Named ECAC New England Co-Track & Field Athlete of the Week
Sophomore sprinter earns her first regional weekly honor of the outdoor season

April 29, 2014
McGuffie Grabs Little East Track Athlete of the Week Honors
Sophomore sprinter named top track athlete in the Little East Conference

April 27, 2014
Track and Field Has Sensational Showing at Conference Championship
Beacons win a record eight gold medals and women's team finishes 4th

April 19, 2014
Track & Field Closes Out Regular Season at Sean Collier Invite
Beacons compete in final regular season outdoor meet of 2014

April 11, 2014
Records Fall at Eastern Connecticut State Invite
Taylor Smith shatters the program record in the discus, while six meet records fall at ECSU

April 7, 2014
McGuffie Named Little East Track Athlete of the Week
Sophomore named top sprinter in the conference for the second straight week

April 5, 2014
Track & Field Has Strong Showings at Roadrunner Invitational
Anitra Kloczewiak set the program record in the hammer throw with a toss of 123-05 feet

March 31, 2014
Trio from Track and Field Earn Conference Weekly Honors
Carl Joseph, Hulerie McGuffie, and Taylor Smith all honored by the Little East for their standout performances at Tufts

March 29, 2014
Track and Field Begins Outdoor Season at Tufts Snowflake Classic
Three Beacons record first place finishes to start off the 2014 outdoor season

March 15, 2014
McGuffie Finishes Second in 400 Meter Dash at NCAA Indoor Championship
Sophomore sprinter becomes first two-time All-American since the 1980's with her second place finish at Nationals

March 14, 2014
Hulerie McGuffie Paces The Field On Day One of NCAA Championships
McGuffie set a new personal-best in the 400-meter dash with a time of 55.36

March 11, 2014
McGuffie To Compete at NCAA Division III Indoor Championship
Sophomore will compete this Friday at Nebraska Wesleyan University in the 200 and 400 meter dashes

March 8, 2014
Track and Field Closes Out Day 2 of ECAC Indoor Championship Meet
Hulerie McGuffie places 2nd in the 200 meter dash on final day of regional championship

March 7, 2014
Relay Teams Shine At Day 1 of ECAC Division III Championships
4x200 meter relay team finished fifth at first day of ECAC Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships

March 4, 2014
McGuffie Sprints Her Way to Another Little East Conference Weekly Honor
Sophomore named Little East Conference Track Athlete of the Week for the sixth time this season

March 1, 2014
McGuffie Leads Beacons At NEICAAA Championship
Sophomore Hulerie McGuffie set a new program-record in the 200 and a personal-best in the 400

February 25, 2014
McGuffie Named Little East Track Athlete of the Week Again
Sophomore sprinter named top sprinter in the Little East Conference for the fifth time this season

February 22, 2014
Women’s Track and Field Compete at New England DIII Championship
Hulerie McGuffie records a 5th place finish in the 60 meter dash

February 15, 2014
McGuffie and O’Brien Win Gold at LEC/NE Alliance Championship Meet
McGuffie wins gold in the 60 and 200 meter dashes; O'Brien wins gold in the high jump

February 11, 2014
McGuffie and Hart Honored by the Little East
Sophomore sprinter and junior high jumper earn Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors

February 7, 2014
McGuffie Breaks 200 Meter Dash Record at BU Valentine Invitational
Hulerie McGuffie sets the program record in the 200 meter dash with a time of 25.24

February 1, 2014
Relay Teams Standout at Tufts University Stampede Classic
Both men's and women's 4x200 relay teams earn top times at Tufts Stampede Classic

January 31, 2014
McGuffie Named ECAC New England Athlete of the Week Again
Sophomore sprinter named top athlete in New England for Division III track and field for the second straight week

January 27, 2014
O’Brien and McGuffie Honored by the Little East
Senior high jumper and sophomore sprinter named Little East Conference Field and Track Athletes of the Week

January 24, 2014
Women’s Track and Field Shine at Day 1 of Boston University Terrier Classic
Hulerie McGuffie sets the program record in the 200 meter dash; 9 personal bests fall

January 23, 2014
McGuffie Earns Little East and ECAC Track Athlete of the Week Honors
Sprinter grabs both conference and regional athlete of the week honors

January 18, 2014
Track and Field Competes at Ramapo College Indoor Select
Five personal bests fall at New Balance Armory

December 23, 2013
Top 13 of 2013: #5 McGuffie and Joseph Earn All-American Honors In Wisconsin
Beacons' duo become first All-American track and field teammates at UMB since 1989

December 9, 2013
McGuffie Named Little East Track Athlete of the Week
Sophomore All-American earned her first conference weekly honor on Monday

December 7, 2013
Track and Field Opens Season at Annual Home Meet
Hulerie McGuffie records a first place finish and new personal best in the 400 meter dash

October 18, 2013
Cross Country & Track & Field Raffle Tickets Now Available
Beacons selling raffle tickets right now with the drawing to be made on December 7 at the Reggie Lewis Center.

September 27, 2013
Registration Now Open for 2nd Annual UMB Indoor Track & Field Open Meet
Beacons to host 2nd Annual Indoor Open on December 7 at the Reggie Lewis Center