FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 15, 2003

Rhode Island College Women’s Cross Country Update #1

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team placed first (four teams) at the Ocean State Invitational, hosted by CCRI, on Thursday, Sept. 11. Johnson and Wales and Naval Prep were the other institutions participating in the meet.

Senior Becky Horton (Seekonk, MA) was the Anchorwomen’s top runner, placing third with a time of 22:27.

Sophomore Kim Cadden (Warwick, RI) finished fourth with a time of 22:43.

Freshman Brandy Bates (Cranston, RI) placed fifth with a time of 24:58.

Freshman Teresa Kenneally (Florence, MA) placed sixth with a time of 25:11.

Freshman Melissa Henault (Pascoag, RI) finished 10th with a time of 25:30.

Sophomore Meghan Labossiere (Glendale, RI) placed 18th with a time of 29:23.

In upcoming action, RIC will compete at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 20.

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