2012-13 Merrimack Women's Track & Field News

From the Eagle-Tribune: Merrimack Strong
The new Strength and Conditioning Center was featured by the Eagle-Tribune this morning!

Women’s Track & Field, Briana Devereaux Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors
Warriors represented on USTFCCCA All-Academic Team after succeeding in classroom this winter, spring

Season Recap: Newcomers, Veterans Help Outdoor Track & Field to Memorable 2012-13
First-year sophomore Noelia Figuereo helped Merrimack reach new heights in 2012-13

Ten Warriors Earn All-Regional Track & Field Honors
Freshman Samantha Dee was one of four Merrimack women to earn all-region honors

Track Wraps Up Third Varsity Season at New Englands; Men Finish 28th, Women 22nd
Junior Briana Devereaux placed sixth in the 800m, earning All-New England honors

Livingston, Figuereo Shine on Day One of New England Championships
Graduate student Caitlin Kasala-Hallinan set the new school record in the 10K Friday

Women’s Track Caps Off Weekend with Eighth-Place Showing at NE-10s
Rookie Samantha Dee placed fifth in the discus at the NE-10 Championships this weekend

Women’s Track Takes on NE-10’s Best this Weekend, Picked 9th in Pre-Championship Poll
Warriors aiming for team finish of eighth or better in third varsity season

Women's Track & Field Notches Eighth-Place Finish at Stonehill
Rookie Alyssa Otis placed third in the high jump Friday

From The Valley Patriot: Haverhill sprinter Figuereo smashing Merrimack records
Sophomore Noelia Figuereo was featured in the Valley Patriot Wednesday

Noelia Figuereo Named Merrimack's Female Rookie of the Year
Figuereo earns first honor from track student-athlete at the LEAD Awards.

Figuereo, Deveraux Shine as Women’s Track Competes at Greyhound Invitational
Junior Briana Devereaux won the 1500m run for the Warriors Saturday

Coleman Earns Spot on NE-10 Winter Academic All-Conference Squad
Junior placed first in 3000m at Benyon Invitational

Figuereo, Deveraux, Relay Impress for Women's Track at George Davis Invitational
Figuereo continues short-distance success Saturday

Figuereo Dominates Sprints, Women's Track & Field Finishes Ninth at Tufts
Sophomore sprinter wins 100m, 200m at Snowflake Classic Saturday

Figuereo, Clarke Pace Women’s Track & Field at BSU Invitational
Sophomore duo earn individual wins in 100m and triple jump

Figuereo Tabbed All-East Region Honoree in 60m, 200m
Sophomore sprinter Noelia Figuereo (Haverhill, Mass.) was named to the USTFCCCA All-East Region Team.

School Records Fall as Track & Field Competes at New England Championships
BOSTON – Two new school records were set by an individual and a relay team, as the Merrimack men’s and women’s track & field team wrapped up action on Saturday at the New England Championships held Feb. 22-23 at the Boston University Track and Tennis Center.

Figuereo Named Women’s Rookie of the Year; Warriors Finish Ninth at NE-10’s
BOSTON – Merrimack women’s track and field first-year sophomore Noelia Figuereo (Haverhill, Mass.) culminated an eye-popping indoor season with one of the highest Northeast-10 Conference individual honors on Saturday, earning NE-10 Women’s Rookie of the Year honors as the Warriors competed in the NE-10 Indoor Track & Field Championships at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston.

Warriors Set for NE-10 Championships; Men Picked 10th, Women 9th in Pre-Championship Poll
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Looking toward its best-ever finish in the program’s three-year history, the Merrimack track & field teams are set to compete in the Northeast-10 Conference Championships this weekend, with the event taking place Saturday, Feb. 16, at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston.

Saturday’s Valentine Invitational Canceled; Track&Field Back in Action Feb. 16 (NE-10s)
Due to the inclement weather forecast, the Valentine Invitational at Boston University has been cancelled with no scheduled makeup date.

Figuereo, Livingston Lead Track & Field at Tufts Stampede
MEDFORD, Mass. – Led by individual victories from sophomore Noelia Figuereo (Haverhill, Mass.) and freshman Denzel Livingston (Billerica, Mass.) in their respective events, the Merrimack track and field team competed admirably at the Tufts Stampede held at Tufts University on Saturday afternoon.

Men's Track Takes First, Women Fifth at Southern Maine Invitational
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – The Merrimack men’s track and field team ran to its best performance of the young indoor season, as the Warriors came out on top of a nine-team field en route to taking the team title at the Southern Maine Invitational on Saturday.

Figuereo Notches Second Rookie of the Week Honor
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – After another strong performance in her third collegiate competition - and the team's first since the start of the second semester - Merrimack women's track and field first-year sophomore Noelia Figuereo (Haverhill, Mass.) picked up her second Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Week honor this season, as announced Monday.

Women Finish Second, Men Fourth as Track and Field Competes at Benyon Invitational
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Highlighted by several strong individual outings in both side's first afternoon of competition since early December, the Merrimack men's and women's track and field teams posted an impressive showing at the Benyon Invitational, as the women finished in second place overall while the men settled for fourth.

Figuereo, Holt Lead Warriors at Harvard Open
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Led by a second consecutive impressive performance by first-year sophomore Noelia Figuereo (Haverhill, Mass.), as well as a stellar debut from first-year senior Artis Holt (Baltimore, Md.), the Merrimack track and field team ran to another impressive weekend at the Harvard Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

Figuereo Named NE-10 Female Rookie of the Week After Strong Collegiate Debut
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – After leading the Merrimack track and field team to a strong season-opening performance at the UMass-Boston Invitational this past Saturday, first-year sprinter Noelia Figuereo (Haverhill, Mass.) was named the Northeast-10 Conference Female Rookie of the Week, the league announced Monday.

Track and Field Posts Strong Season Debut at UMass-Boston Invitational
BOSTON – Highlighted by a number of top-three finishes and a phenomenal afternoon by sophomore sprinter Noelia Figuereo (Haverhill, Mass.), the Merrimack men’s and women’s track and field team put forth an admirable performance to commence their third official season as a varsity program, as several Warriors enjoyed strong days at the season-opening UMass-Boston Invitational.

Merrimack Kicks Off 2012-13 at UMass-Boston Invitational
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Looking to take even greater strides in its third official season as a varsity program, the Merrimack men's and women's track and field teams officially begin the 2012-13 campaign on Saturday, Dec. 1, when the Warriors compete in the UMass-Boston Invitational to commence the indoor season.