HAMDEN, Conn. – The Connecticut Department of Transportation recently updated the highway sign on Interstate-91 North, just before exit 10 in Hamden. The sign was updated with NEC Championships for the 2009 Women's Cross Country tram and the 2010 Men's Tennis team.
"We are very grateful to the Department of Transportation for updating the sign to recognize the 2010 men's tennis and 2009 women's cross country Northeast Conference championship teams," said Director of Athletics and Recreation Jack McDonald. "Having over 85,000 travelers each day see the success of our teams as they travel on I-91 is a thrill for all of our student-athletes, coaches, parents and alumni. We are very grateful to our student-athletes and coaches for their success and to the Department of Transportation for their efforts."
The sign had previously highlighted the accomplishments of all 2007, 2008 and 2009 NEC Championships. The women's cross country team recently won it's NEC-record sixth consecutive conference championship.