Cambridge, Mass – Lesley University Men's and Women's Outdoor Track & Field will compete in the inaugural season of the NECC sponsorship of outdoor Track and Field.
"Lesley Track & Field is looking forward to an exciting outdoor season" said head coach Brendan Peltier. "This will be the first year the NECC will be sponsoring a championship met for the teams to compete in. In the final championship meet, we will have the opportunity to compete for the NECC title".
The Men's program recently placed fifth in the Preseason Coaches' Poll, while the Women's Program were tabbed to finish in fourth. Lesley Men's team captured fourth place among NECC teams in the 2018 GNAC/NECC Championship meet, the Women's program finished in third place spot among NECC teams in the same meet.
"As the season begins to start, I am looking forward to work with the athletes individually, and as a team, to reach there running PR's, and set new records for themselves. We are looking forward to have a successful season" said Peltier.
The Lynx will compete in their first meet on March 23rd at the BSU Bears Invitational beginning at 9:00AM.