Donna (Hubert) Barnard, 1991- Donna (Hubert) Barnard is one of only four USM women’s cross country runners to qualify for the NCAA Division III national championship, accomplishing defeat in 1987 when she placed eighth at the regional championships. She helped the team tie the University of Maine for the team title at the state championship meet the same year. During the 1987 season, she was the Huskies’ first or second finisher in every race she ran. She was the captain of the 1988 team that won the first Little East Conference championship. Barnard earned All-Little East and All-ECAC honors during that season. Her versatility was not limited to just cross country as she placed fourth in the 1500 meters at the state indoor track championship and earned All-New England honors outdoors at 10,000 meters in 1989.