Hassett Honored As MAAC Student-Athlete of the Week

Oct. 18, 2011

EDISON, N.J. - Men's cross country senior Matt Hassett has been honored as this week's MAAC Student-Athlete of the Week. Hassett was honored for her excellent accomplishments both on and off the course as a member of the Greyhounds.

Hassett is in his fourth season with the Greyhound cross country team and has been named team captain for the 2011 season. Hassett has led the Greyhounds in three of the team's four meets so far this season, finishing in the top-20 three times. The Bellmore, N.Y., native set personal-best times twice this season, the last coming at the Great American XC Festival where he finished a season-best ninth with a time of 25:54.

Hassett owns a 3.572 GPA while majoring in chemistry.