Race Recap: The Raleigh Relays

The Raleigh Relays: March 28-29, 2014 – NC State University The Boston College Men’s Track & Field Team kicked off their 2014 Outdoor Track season at the Raleigh Relays hosted by North Carolina State University. Each year this meet is a long awaited opportunity for the team to leave the winter behind for some warmer…

Alumni Spotlight: Pat Mellea

Mellea was recruited to the track and field program at BC during his senior year at St. Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, New Jersey. BC was a perfect fit for Mellea, who had attended a Jesuit high school, and just a train ride away from home in North Arlington, NJ. Although he played soccer in…

Race Recap: Championship Season 2014

The ACC Indoor Track & Field Championship Feb 27th – March 1st; Clemson, SC The first stop on the team’s two week Championship Season was the ACC Indoor Championships hosted by Clemson University. The Atlantic Coast Conference added three teams this year (Notre Dame, Syracuse and Pittsburgh) which have solidified the ACC as the top…

USATF Indoor National Championships

This Saturday assistant coach Tim Ritchie will make his debut at the USATF Indoor Championships, competing in the 3000m. After posting a qualifying mark at the BU Valentine Invitational February 8th with a personal best 7:56.16, Ritchie will square off Saturday in arguably the best field ever assembled for a 3k at these championships. With…

Race Recap – Scarlet & White Invitational

Race Recap: Boston University Scarlet & White Invitational – February 15th, 2014 In their last competition before the indoor conference championship, the BC Eagles competed down the road at BU with the confidence and poise necessary to take on the Atlantic Coast Conference in two weeks. The meet, on a smaller scale than the two…

Valentine Classic – Race Recap

Boston University Valentine Classic – February 8th, 2014 The Eagles were back at Boston University over the weekend, this time for the Valentine Classic. Again, BU played host to a meet of the highest caliber, drawing in tough competition from all over and the BC men rose to the occasion. The highlight of the meet…

Terrier Invitational – Race Recap

Boston University Terrier Invitational – January 24th-25th, 2014 Over the weekend the Boston College Eagles competed down the road at the nationally reputable BU Terrier Invitational. Each year this meet serves as an opportunity for the team to challenge themselves against a high level of competition and always delivers some excellent performances. This year was…