2011-12 Bentley University Men's Track & Field News

  • 3 Bentley Men Honored for Academics; Falcon Track Team Leads Nation in GPA
    August 08, 2012
    Former Bentley University sprinter MikeVatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS), a May graduate, and Bentley rising senior Curtis Trueb (Eastchester, N.Y./Eastchester HS) have both been named to the 2012 Men’s Track and Field Division II All-Academic team by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
  • Three Juniors Earn Capital One Academic All-District Honors
    May 31, 2012
    A trio of Bentley University juniors have been named to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-District 1 track and cross country teams by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). They are John Drago (Avon, Conn./Avon HS), Sean Maguire (Essex, Vt./Essex HS) and Amy Varsell (Burlington, Conn./Burlington HS).
  • Maguire Selected for All-East Region Team
    May 17, 2012
    Bentley University junior Sean Maguire (Essex, Vt./Essex HS) has been named to the 2012 Division II Men’s Outdoor Track and Field All-East Region team by the United States Track &Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
  • Vatti Closes Bentley Career in Style
    May 12, 2012
    Bentley University senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) completed his collegiate career in impression fashion Saturday, helping the Falcons score in three events during the final day of the New England Intercollege Men’s Outdoor Track Championships at MIT’s Steinbrenner Stadium.
  • Maguire Places 5th in New Englands; Vatti & Kennedy Reach Finals
    May 11, 2012
    Bentley University junior Sean Maguire (Essex, Vt./Essex HS) earned All-New England honors with a fifth-place finish in the 10,000 meters and two of his teammates, senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) and sophomore Eric Kennedy (West Hartford, Conn./West Hartford HS), reached Saturday’s finals during Friday’s action at the New England Intercollegiate Outdoor Track and Field Championships at MIT’s Steinbrenner Stadium.
  • Robinson Has Best Day 2 Finish for Bentley Men at Northeast-10 Championships
    May 05, 2012
    Junior Craig Robinson (Scarborough, Maine/Scarborough HS) had the best day two finish for the Bentley University men’s outdoor track team as the 2012 Northeast-10 Conference Championships concluded at Southern Connecticut State University Saturday.
  • Campbell & Freshmen Lead Strong Day 1 Effort for Bentley Men in NE-10 Championships
    May 04, 2012
    Senior Gabe Campbell (Queensbury, N.Y./Queensbury HS) finished second in the 10,000 meters and three freshmen also scored to lead a strong day one effort by the Bentley University men’s outdoor track and field team at the 2012 Northeast-10 Conference Championships Friday at Southern Connecticut State University.
  • Northeast-10 Track Championships on Tap with Varsell & Maguire Topping Bentley’s Entrants
    May 03, 2012
    The Bentley University men’s and women’s outdoor track teams will be at Southern Connecticut State in New Haven, Conn. Friday and Saturday for the Northeast-10 Conference Championships. Friday’s action gets underway at 3:30 pm, and Saturday’s first event is at 11 am. Eleven different Falcons enter the championships ranked in the top six of their respective events, with junior All-America Amy Varsell (Burlington, Conn./Lewis S. Mills HS) at the top of the list of qualifiers. The three-time Northeast-10 champion is the top qualifier in both the 800 meters and the 1500 as she plans on competing in both on Saturday.
  • Long Breaks School Record in Hammer
    April 29, 2012
    Bentley University senior Steven Long (Newton, Mass./Newton North HS) broke the school record in the hammer throw during Sunday’s Brown University Springtime Open.
  • Kennedy, Robinson Turn in Winning Performances During MIT Invitational
    April 21, 2012
    Sophomore Eric Kennedy (West Hartford, Conn./Northwest Catholic HS) and junior Craig Robinson (Scarborough, Maine/Scarborough HS) turned in winning performances while competing for the Bentley University men’s outdoor track and field team during Saturday’s MIT Invitational at Henry Steinbrenner Stadium.
  • Vatti Double-Winner at Stonehill Invitational
    April 14, 2012
    Bentley University senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) was a double-winner Saturday afternoon during the 11-team 2012 Skyhawk Invitational, held at Stonehill College’s W.B. Mason Stadium.
  • Northeast-10 All-Academic Track Team Includes Four Bentley Runners
    April 12, 2012
    Three Bentley University juniors, including three-time All-America Amy Varsell (Burlington, Conn./Lewis S. Mills HS), and sophomore Conor Higgins (Randolph, N.J./ Randolph HS) have been named to the 2011-12 Academic All-Northeast-10 Conference Indoor Track team. Joining Varsell and Higgins on the list of honorees were junior Caitlin Fahey (Bridgewater/Coyle-Cassidy HS) and Sean Maguire (Essex, Vt./Essex HS).
  • Charter, Vatti Post Winning Efforts during George Davis Invitational
    April 07, 2012
    Freshman Anthony Charter (Hubbardston/Quabbin Reg. HS) and senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton Area HS) posted winning efforts for the Bentley University men’s outdoor track team during the George Davis Invitational Saturday afternoon at UMass-Lowell.
  • Charter Leads Bentley during Tufts Snowflake Classic
    March 31, 2012
    Freshman Anthony Charter (Hubbardston/Quabbin Reg. HS) led the Bentley University men’s outdoor track team during Saturday’s Tufts University Snowflake Classic, with a first-place performance in the long jump and a second in the triple jump.
  • Maguire, Vatti Lead Bentley Men at Raleigh Relays
    March 30, 2012
    Three members of the Bentley University men’s outdoor track team, including senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) and junior Sean Maguire (Essex, Vt./Essex HS), met qualifying standards for May’s New England Championships with strong performances Friday during the Raleigh Relays at North Carolina State’s Paul Derr Track.
  • Vatti Leads Strong Effort by Bentley Men at Northeastern Spring Open
    March 24, 2012
    Senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) led a strong overall performance by the Bentley University men’s track and field team, which opened its outdoor season Saturday at the Solomon Track at the Northeastern University Spring Open.
  • Varsell Named USTFCCCA Div. II East Region Women’s Track Athlete of the Year; Fahey & Drago Also Recognized
    March 02, 2012
    Bentley University junior Amy Varsell (Burlington, Conn./Lewis S. Mills HS) has been named the 2011-12 Division II East Region Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Year by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
  • Vatt Top Performer for Bentley Men in New Englands
    February 25, 2012
    The highest finish for a member of the Bentley men was recorded by senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS), who was ninth in the 400 meters with a time of 49.34 seconds.
  • Varsell & Vatti Lead Bentley Track during Day 1 of New Englands
    February 24, 2012
    Junior All-America Amy Varsell (Burlington, Conn./Lewis S. Mills HS) and senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) were the top performers for Bentley University Friday at the New England Intercollegiate Indoor Track and Field Championships at Boston University’s Track and Tennis Center, with both advancing to Saturday’s finals in their respective events.
  • Robinson, Trueb Record 2nd-Place Finishes at NE-10 Championships
    February 18, 2012
    Juniors Craig Robinson (Scarborough, Maine/Scarborough HS) and Curtis Trueb (Eastchester, N.Y./Eastchester HS) had the top finishes for the Bentley University men during the Northeast-10 Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships Saturday night at the Reggie Lewis Center.
  • Charter Receives Rookie of the Week Honors from Northeast-10
    February 13, 2012
    Bentley University freshman Anthony Charter (Hubbardston/Quabbin Reg. HS) has been named the Men’s Field Rookie of the Week in the Northeast-10 Conference following his strong performance Saturday during the Boston University Valentines Invitational.
  • Vatti Provisionally Qualifies for NCAAs in 400 Meters
    February 11, 2012
    An NCAA Division II provisional qualifying time by senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) topped the list of performances for the Bentley University men’s indoor track and field team at Saturday’s Boston University Valentine’s Invitational.
  • Trueb Returns to Action with 5th-Place Finish in Mile at Dartmouth Indoor Classic
    February 04, 2012
    In his first race since the NCAA Division II Indoor Track Championships last March, Bentley University junior Curtis Trueb (Eastchester, N.Y./Eastchester HS) finished fifth in the mile Saturday during the Dartmouth Indoor Classic at the Leverone Field House.
  • Drago Qualifies for New Englands Following Strong Effort at BU
    January 28, 2012
    Bentley University junior John Drago (Avon, Conn./Avon HS) qualified for next month’s New England Intercollegiate Track and Field Championships with a strong showing Saturday during the Boston University Terrier Classic at the BU Track and Tennis Center.
  • Vatti Wins 400 at GBTC Invitational
    January 22, 2012
    A 43-day layoff since his last meet didn’t seem to bother Bentley University senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS), who won the Saka Water Open 400 during the Greater Boston Track Club Invitational Sunday at Harvard University with a time of 50.47 seconds.
  • Vatti Helps Bentley Finish 2nd in Reggie Poyau Memorial Meet
    December 10, 2011
    Senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) ran to victory in the 600 meters and was part of the Falcons’ winning 4x400 relay team, helping the Bentley University men’s indoor track team finish second amongst seven teams in the Reggie Poyau Memorial Meet at Brandeis University Saturday.
  • Strong Season Debut for Vatti at Carisella Invitational
    December 03, 2011
    After an injury-riddled 2010-11 season, Bentley University senior Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton HS) turned in a strong performance Saturday as the Falcons opened their men’s indoor track season at the Northeastern University-hosted Jay Carisella Invitational at the Reggie Lewis Center.
  • Long, Vatti Named Bentley Men’s Track & Field Captains
    December 01, 2011
    Seniors Steve Long (Newton/Newton North HS) and Mike Vatti (Easton, Pa./Easton Area HS) have been named captains of the 2011-12 Bentley University men’s track and field team, coach Kevin Curtin announced.
  • Bentley Track Receives All-Academic Honors From USTFCCCA
    August 13, 2011
    The Bentley University men’s and women’s track teams have both been recognized as 2011 All-Academic Teams by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • Trueb Named to 2011 USTFCCCA Div. II All-Academic Track Team
    August 04, 2011
    Bentley University rising junior Curtis Trueb (Eastchester, N.Y./Eastchester HS) has been selected to the 2011 Division II Track and Field All-Academic Team by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).