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Indoor Championship Date is moving
First Weekend of February at Reggie Lewis Center

The convention held at Holy Cross on March 28, 2017 was called to order at 11:35 by Irwin Cohen. Schools in attendance: AIC, Assumption, Babson, Bates, Bryant, Connecticut College, University of Connecticut, Franklin Pierce,  Holy Cross, Husson, Mass/Boston,  Mass/Dartmouth, Mass/Lowell, Merrimack, New Hampshire, Northeastern, Quinnipiac, Rhode Island, Smith, S. Connecticut, S. New Hampshire, Springfield, Stonehill, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, Wellesley, Wesleyan, Westfield State, Wheaton, Worcester Polytechnic Inst, Worcester State and guest school, St Joseph.
John Copeland facilitated a sense of the Association vote based on moving the meet to the first weekend in February.  The result was overwhelmingly in favor of moving the meet to the first weekend in February.
Greg Roy motioned to move the meet to the first weekend in February which was seconded by Casey Carroll.  Voting against were: Assumption, Merrimack, Northeastern, S. Connecticut with Worcester State abstaining.  All others in favor.  Mail ballot, Vermont for; Sacred Heart against.
Fine tuning would take place  as well as final approval at the fall convention. e.g. men first on Friday, start at 11:00, run heats in 3000, 5000 back to back, etc.
Respectfully submitted,
Irwin Cohen

Outdoor Championship Information
•NEICAAA Championships - May 12-13, 2017
•Held at Williams College, Williamstown, MA
•Entry Deadline - May 8, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Hotel Information

Williamstown, MA 01267 area code 413
*within walking distance

Berkshire Hills Motel, 1146 Cold Spring Rd., Rt. 7, 413-458-3950
Clover Hill Farm B&B, 249 Adams Rd., 458-3376 (Pet Friendly)
Cozy Corner Motel, 284 Sand Springs Rd., Rt. 7, 458-8006
1896 House Inn & Motels, Cold Spring Rd., Rt. 7, 458-1896
Green Valley Motel, Simonds Rd., Rt. 7, 458-3864
Guest House at Field Farm B&B, 554 Sloan Rd., 458-3135
House on Main Street B&B, 1120 Main St., 458-3031
Howard Johnson Inn, 213 Main St., Rt. 2, 458-8158
Ingalls Crossing B&B, 175 Blair Rd., 458-8688
Journey’s End Lodge, 61 Cobbleview, 202-802-0880
Maple Terrace Motel, 555 Main St., Rt. 2, 458-9677
Northside Motel, 45 North St., Rt. 7, 458-8107
The Orchards, 222 Adams Rd., 800-225-1517
River Bend Farm B&B, 643 Simonds Rd., Rt. 7, 458-3121 (
open April – October)
Steep Acres Farm B&B, 520 White Oaks Rd., 458-8134
Upland Meadow House B&B, 1249 Northwest Hill Rd., 458-3990
The Villager Motel, Simonds Rd., Rt. 7, 877-986-6835
The Williams Inn, On the Green, 458-9371
The Willows Motel, 480 Main St., Rt. 2, 458-5768

North Adams, MA area code 413
5 miles east of Williamstown
Blackinton Manor B&B, 1391 Mass. Ave., 663-5795 or 800-795-8613
Holiday Inn, 40 Main St., 663-6500
The Porches Inn, 231 River Street, 664-0400
The Redwood Motel, 915 State Road, Rt. 2, 664-4351
Whitcomb Summit, Rt. 2 Mohawk Trail, Florida, 664-0007

Adams, MA 01220 area code 413
8 miles southeast of Williamstown
Mount Greylock Inn B&B, 6 East Street, 743-2665

Lanesboro, MA 01237 area code 413
8-10 miles south of Williamstown
Econo Lodge, 94 Rt. 7, 458-7090
Stone School B&B, 736 North Main St., 442-0996

Hancock, MA 01237 area code 413
14 miles south of Williamstown
Bentley Brook Mountain Club at Jiminy Peak, Corey Road, 738-8600
Jericho Valley Inn, Hancock Rd., Rt. 43, 800-537-4246
Jiminy Peak, the Mountain Resort, 37 Corey Rd., 738-5500

Bennington, VT 05201 area code 802
15 miles north of Williamstown
Apple Valley Inn, Rt. 7 south, 442-6588
Best Western-New Englander, 220 Northside Drive, 800-568-8520
Catamount Motel, 500 South St., Rt. 7, 802-442-5977
Four Chimneys Inn, 21 West Road, Rt. 9 west, 447-3500
South Shire Inn, 124 Elm Street, 447-3839

Cheshire, MA 01225 area code 413
16 miles southeast of Williamstown
Harbour House Inn B&B, 725 North State Rd, Rt. 8, 743-8959

 Pittsfield, MA 01201 area code 413
21 miles south of Williamstown
Comfort Inn, 1055 South St., 443-4714
Crowne Plaza, Berkshire Common, Rt. 7, 499-2000

Dates and Items to remember for the Outdoor Championships

1. Entries are completed on Direct Athletics
2. Entry deadline is Tuesday, May 8, 2017 • 12:00 noon
3. Final entry posting will be on this page (no entry changes other than corrections or omissions by administration will be allowed)
4. Please check time schedule and qualifying standards now to verify all items are correct as voted upon by coaches assn.
5. Outdoor Championship Information

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