Possible good photo for Janice Beetle history of athletics story:
Cindy (Sturm) Menard, a track and cross country star in the early 1980s, is Westfield State’s first national champion and the only two-time national champion. She captured the NCAA Division III cross country championship in 1981 and placed first nationally in the 3,000 meter run during the 1982 outdoor track season.
Good photo for Janice Beetle history of athletics article: The Class of 1927 women's basketball team at Westfield.
Good photo for Janice Beetle history of athletics article:
Bud Hagan, left, the first athletics director at Westfield State, goes over batting tips with some of his players circa 1957.