COVERING RIC ATHLETICS FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 30, 2013

HOME ATHLETIC EVENTS

 

Wednesday, May 1:

Baseball vs. MIT (4 p.m.) at Anchorman Field

 

Thursday, May 2:

Baseball vs. Wheaton College (3:30 p.m.) at Anchorman Field

Baseball Fan Appreciation Day (see below)
 

BASEBALL FAN APPRECIATION DAY SET
FOR THURSDAY, MAY 2 VS. WHEATON


The Rhode Island College Athletic Department will be hosting Fan Appreciation Day as well as Senior Day on Thursday, May 2nd at Anchorman Field as your Anchormen take on the Lyons of Wheaton College.  

 

The game is scheduled for 3:30pm with Senior Day activities to take place prior to the start of the game. Come cheer on your Anchormen and seniors, Zach Hubbard, Kevin Carey, David Hoey, Cody Ortega, Mike Farias, Andrew McKeon and Kyle Florio as they compete in their last home game at Rhode Island College. A free slice a pizza, courtesy of Tommy’s Pizza will be provided to all RIC fans in attendance during the game.

 


 

DUNKIN DONUTS A.D.'s TEAM OF THE WEEK


The Rhode Island College men's outdoor track and field team captured the 2013 Little East Conference Championship at the 2013 N.E. Alliance Championships, hosted by Bridgewater State on Saturday, April 27.

 

The Alliance Championship is comprised of institutions from the MASCAC and Little East Conference. The Anchormen captured the program's first-ever Little East title by placing first (six teams) with a score of 174.0. RIC finished second (11 teams) in the Alliance with a team score of 118.0.

 

Freshman JARELL JAMES (left) earned N.E. Alliance honors in four events. He was the N.E. Alliance Champion with first place finishes in the 200m (22.07), 400m (48.93), and the 4x400m relay (3:20.76), while also placing third in the long jump (6.76m).

 

Sophomore JARELL FORBES earned N.E. Alliance honors in four events. He was the N.E. Alliance  Champion in the 400m hurdles (53.54), 4x400m relay (3:20.76), while also placing second in the 400m (48.97) and third in the 110m hurdles (15.31).

 

Senior SHAWN STADNICK earned N.E. Alliance honors in three events, placing first in the 4x400m relay (3:20.76), fourth in the 800m (1:54.56) and fifth in the 1,500m (3:57.55).

 

Junior CRAIG AMADO earned N.E. Alliance honors in two events, placing first in the 4x400m relay (3:20.76) and second in the triple jump (14.12m).

 

Senior CONOR MCCLOSKEY earned N.E. Alliance honors in two events. He was the N.E. Alliance Champion in the 5,000m (15:26.08) and placed third in the 1,500m (3:56.92).

 

Freshman EDWARD CUMMINS earned N.E. Alliance honors, and was the Little East Champion, with a second place finish in the hammer (50.40m).

 

Senior AUSTIN PENA earned N.E. Alliance honors in the 3,000m steeplechase, placing sixth (10:07.65).

 

Junior CAMERON RICHER earned N.E. Alliance honors in the 10,000m, placing sixth (34:35.63).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2013 N.E. Div. III Championships, hosted by Colby on Saturday, May 5.

 

GREAT DEALS FOR THE RIC COMMUNITY
AT LOCAL RESTAURANTS


FOR ALL RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE STUDENTS, FACULTY & STAFF
Mention Rhode Island College or show your RIC ID at the following local restaurants and get a special discount.

THIS GUY'S PIZZA
80 Greenville Ave. in Johnston
(401) 228-8188
* This Guy's Pizza is giving a 15% discount on any order by a RIC student, faculty or staff member. This includes delivery or take-out. Just show your RIC ID or mention you are from RIC to get the discount.


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