Three Retrievers Named to America East Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic TeamCAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Seniors Michael Christmas (Invercargill, New Zealand/James Hargest College), Dominic Devaud (Baltimore, Md./Archbishop Curley) and Sara Parkinson (Chorley, England/Loughborough University) have been named to the America East Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic Teams, the conference announced Wednesday.
Christmas, Parkinson Break UMBC Records at IC4A/ECAC ChampionshipsPRINCETON, N.J.—Seniors Michael Christmas (Invercargill, New Zealand/James Hargest College) and Sara Parkinson (Chorley, England/Loughborough University) broke school records as the UMBC men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the IC4A/ECAC Championships this weekend in Princeton, N.J. The men finished 24th with 14 points.
Men's Track and Field Wins Terrapin Indoor InvitationalLANDOVER, Md.—Senior Chris Snyder (McConnellsburg, Pa./McConnellsburg) won the 1,000-meter run to lead the UMBC men’s track and field team to a first place finish out of 31 schools at the Terrapin Indoor Invitational Saturday.
Retrievers Sweep America East Track and Field Weekly Awards to Begin 2011CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--The UMBC men's and women's track and field teams swept the America East weekly awards to start the 2011 year, with sophomore Trae Proctor (Brandywine, Md./Thomas Stone) and freshman Mo Drammeh (Frederick, Md./Thomas Johnson) taking home Male Track and Male Field Performers of the Week, while freshman Kirsten Jones (Brentwood, Tenn./M.L.K. Magnet) and sophomore Amanda Deller (Aberdeen, Md./Aberdeen) winning Female Track and Female Field Performers of the week, the conference announced Tuesday.