Hulerie McGuffie
Hulerie McGuffie
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Lynn, Mass.
High School: Lynn Classical
Event: Sprints/Jumps

 

2013-14 Put together one of the most impressive seasons in UMass Boston women’s track and field history in over 30 years … Finished as the national runner-up in the 400 meter dash at the NCAA Division III Indoor Championship with a time of 55.28 seconds … Recorded a third place finish in the 400 meter dash at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championship meet with a career-best time of 55.24 seconds … First Beacon to be named an All-American in the indoor and outdoor seasons since the 1980’s … Earned All-American status after helping the 4x100 meter relay team to a seventh place finish … Named the first Little East Conference Indoor and Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year … Garnered multiple Little East Conference Indoor and Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week honors … Named ECAC Track Athlete of the Week twice … Women’s the 55 and 200 meter dashes at the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Indoor Championship meet with times of 7.35 and 25.81 respectively … Her time in the 200 meter dash also set a Little East Conference meet record … Won the 100 and 200 meter dashes and set meet records in both events at the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Outdoor Championship meet … Also won gold after helping the 4x100 and 4x400 meter relay teams to first place finishes … The 4x400 meter relay team set a new New England Alliance meet record with their time of 4:03.24 … Set the program record in the indoor 60 meter dash with a time 7.89 seconds (converted from 55 meter dash time) on February 15 at the Little East Conference championship meet … Set a new program record in the indoor 200 meter dash with a time of 25.18 seconds on March 1 … Recorded her fastest time in the 100 meter dash on May 1 at the NCAA New England Championship meet with a time 12.21 seconds … Recorded a season-best jump of 17-07.50 feet in the long jump on February 15 at the Little East Conference Championship meet.

2012-13 Had one of the most prolific freshman seasons in the history of the UMass Boston women’s track and field team … Became the first All-American since the 1980’s and was named the first-ever Little East Conference Indoor and Outdoor Rookie Field Athlete of the Year … Earned her All-America honors in the 400 meter dash when she placed fourth at the NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championship on May 23 with her time of 55.50 seconds … Also helped the women’s 4x100 meter relay team qualify for the outdoor national championship, making it the first relay team since the 1980’s to do so … Won the long jump event and set the program record as well at both the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Indoor and Outdoor Championships with jumps of 17-09.50 feet (indoor) and 17-06.75 feet (outdoor) … Named the Little East Conference Indoor/Outdoor Rookie Field Athlete of the Week a total of four times (Jan. 21, Feb. 11, Mar. 25, Apr. 29) and the Rookie Track Athlete of the Week twice (Apr. 1 & 8) … Recorded her fastest time in the 400 meter dash at the NEICAAA Outdoor Championship meet on May 9 when she crossed the finish line with a time of 55.50 seconds … Earned her top time in the 100 meter dash on May 2 at the NCAA New England Regional with a time of 12.48 seconds … Notched her fastest overall time in the 200 meter dash of 25.75 seconds on March 14 at the Charlotte 49er Classic in North Carolina.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Lynn Classical High School in 2012 where she was a member of the track and field team ... Named Team MVP in 2011 and 2010 ... Named a Lynn All-Star ... Placed second in the 400 meter dash at the 2010 State Championship meet ... Set the school record in the 300 and 400 meter dashes and in the long jump ... Placed 6th at the National High School and 5th at teh New England Regional High School meet in 2011 ... Born on September 26, 1993 ... Daughter of Hulda McGuffie ... Has one brother, David and one sister, Darnesha ... Currently majoring in Biology with a minor in Exercise and Health Sciences.

INDOOR PERSONAL BESTS

60m Dash 7.89* 2/22/2014 NCAA DIII New England Regional Championship
200m Dash 25.16 3/14/2014
NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championship
300m Dash 43.76 12/8/2012 Harvard University Open
400m Dash 55.28 3/15/2014 NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championship
500m Dash 1:24.05 12/8/2012 Harvard University Open
Long Jump 17-09.50 2/10/2013 New England Alliance

*-Converted from 55 meter dash time


OUTDOOR PERSONAL BESTS

100m Dash 12.21 (+1.2) 5/2/2014 NCAA Division III New England Championship
200m Dash 24.57 (+3.1) 5/16/2014 ECAC Division III Championship
400m Dash 52.24 5/22/2014 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championship
Long Jump 17-06.75 (+1.0) 4/27/2013 Little East/NE Alliance Championship