2017-18 MASCAC Men's Cross Country News

  • Worcester State Restructures Men’s and Women’s Cross Country/Track & Field Programs; Raboin Named Cross Country Head Coach and Recruiting Coordinator
    June 13, 2018
    Worcester State University Director of Athletics, Michael Mudd, announced today (June 13) the restructuring of the men's and women's cross country and track & field programs at the university.
  • Three Student-Athletes, Two Teams Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
    March 01, 2018
    Following the completion of the fall 2017 season, Jake Hastings of Fitchburg State, Jessie Cardin of Westfield State and Mia Rogers of Worcester State earned USTFCCCA Individual All-Academic honors while Fitchburg State and Worcester State women's cross country teams were recognized with team accolades.
  • 737 Student-Athletes Named to Fall 2017 MASCAC All-Academic Team
    January 30, 2018
    Westfield, MA — A total of 737 student-athletes have been honored by the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference with selection to the league’s Fall 2017 All-Academic Team that was released earlier today by Commissioner Angela Baumann. Student-athletes that compete in championship varsity sports offered by each of the MASCAC institutions during the Fall 2017 athletic season and have achieved a 3.20 cumulative or semester-based grade point average during the semester are eligible for selection to the Fall All-Academic Team. Worcester State University placed the most student-athletes on the Fall 2017 MASCAC All-Academic Team with 145 total, while Westfield State University (123), Bridgewater State University (89), Massachusetts Maritime Academy (77) and Fitchburg State University (73) followed. “The MASCAC had another successful semester as reflected by the large number of student-athletes recognized on the 2017 MASCAC Fall All-Academic Team,” Commissioner Baumann said. “Finding success in the classroom is equally as important as success on the field of play which our student-athletes have shown time and time again. I am extremely proud of their academic accomplishments.” The Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference, the nation’s oldest Division III men’s and women’s playing conference, has a rich and storied tradition of competitive success while celebrating excellence in the classroom. MASCAC member schools include Bridgewater State University, Fitchburg State University, Framingham State University, MCLA, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Salem State University, Westfield State University and Worcester State University. Two other institutions, the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and Plymouth State University, are affiliate members of the conference in the sports of football and men’s ice hockey, while Western Connecticut State University joined the conference as a football affiliate member in 2013.
  • 2017 MASCAC Fall Recap
    December 07, 2017
    Check out the highlights of the fall MASCAC season with a recap of the tournament and awards.
  • 47 MASCAC Student-Athletes Recognized on the 2017 Fall Sportsmanship Teams
    November 28, 2017
    47 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) student-athletes have been recognized for their outstanding sportsmanship as members of the 2017 Fall Sportsmanship Teams.
  • Worcester State Leads in First 2017-18 Howard C. Smith Cup Standings
    November 16, 2017
    Following the conclusion of the fall regular season, Worcester State has the most points in the first round of the Howard C. Smith Cup standings. The Smith Cup is awarded annually to the member institution which compiles the most points based on the placement of each of its programs competing in the 15 league championship sports.
  • MASCAC Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 11/13
    November 13, 2017
    Brian Amaral of Fitchburg State and Dan Roy of Worcester State are the final MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week honorees of the season.
  • MASCAC Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 10/30
    October 30, 2017
    Brian Amaral of Fitchburg State and Gilley Kabamba of Bridgewater State are the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week after racing at the MASCAC Championship Saturday.
  • Fitchburg State Claims 2017 MASCAC Men's Cross Country Title
    October 28, 2017
    For the second time in three years, the Fitchburg State Falcons claim the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Championship on Saturday at Stanley Park in Westfield, Mass.
  • Westfield State Men, Women Seek Repeat Titles at the 2017 MASCAC Cross Country Championships
    October 24, 2017
    The Westfield State men's and women's cross country look to reclaim their titles at the 2017 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships hosted by Westfield State on Saturday, October 28.
  • MASCAC Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 10/16
    October 16, 2017
    Trevor Wysong of Bridgewater State and Zac Bentley of Westfield State claim the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week accolades.
  • MASCAC Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 10/9
    October 09, 2017
    Brian Amaral of Fitchburg State and Gilley Kabamba of Bridgewater State grab the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week accolades.
  • Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 10/2
    October 02, 2017
    The Fitchburg State duo of Brian Amaral and Jacob Movsessian are the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week honorees.
  • MASCAC Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 9/25
    September 25, 2017
    Justin Lucier of Bridgewater State and Zac Bentley of Westfield State are the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week after racing at the Codfish Bowl on Saturday.
  • MASCAC Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 9/18
    September 18, 2017
    Brian Amaral of Fitchburg State and Dylan Lynch of Bridgewater State are the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week after racing at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational over the weekend.
  • MASCAC Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 9/11
    September 11, 2017
    The Westfield State duo of Patrick Brett and Zac Bentley are the MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week award winners.
  • Men's Cross Country Weekly Report 9/4
    September 04, 2017
    Anthony Darrigo of Fitchburg State and Dan Roy of Worcester State claim the first MASCAC Men's Cross Country Runner and Rookie of the Week accolades.
  • Fitchburg State Selected to Claim 2017 Men’s Cross Country Championship
    August 25, 2017
    For the second straight season, Fitchburg State has been selected by the seven coaches from around the conference as the preseason favorite to win the 2017 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Cross Country Title.