Possible good photo for Janice Beetle history of athletics article: The Westfield State men's soccer team celebrates its third place finish in the 1974 NCAA national championships. Holding the coveted trophy is team captain Mike Walker (Class of 1975).
Possible good photo for Janice Beetle history of athletics article. Westfield State's Claudine Rice (Class of 1995) receives the medal from comedian Bill Cosby - an avid sports fan who resides in Western Mass. - for placing first in the hammer throw at the 1995 Penn Relays. Rice also won the NCAA hammer thrown national championship in 1994.