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April 12, 2004

 

2004 Rhode Island College
Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Update #3

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team competed at the Bryant College Invitational on Saturday, Apr. 10. The Anchorwomen finished third out of 13 teams with a score of 60. Bryant won the meet with a score of 109.

 

Sophomore Dana Skorupa (Cumberland, RI) finished first in the 100 meters with a time of 12.71, first in the 200 meters with a time of 26.38 and third in the long jump with a distance of 4.80 meters. She swept her two events finishing first in the 100 meters with a time of 13.15 and first in the 200 meters with a time of 26.89 at the RIC Invitational on Apr. 3. She placed eighth in the 200 meters with a time of 26.63 at the Snowflake Classic on Mar. 27. For her effort at the Bryant Invitational, she earned Little East Conference Women’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week honors.

 

Junior Kate McCalligett (Warwick, RI) placed fourth in the 100 meters with a time of 13.45 and third in the 200 meters with a time of 27.37. She finished second in the 400 meters with a time of 1:00.90 and fourth in the 200 meters with a time of 27.72 at the RIC Invitational on Apr. 3. She placed eighth in the 400 meters with a time of 1:00.80 at the Snowflake Classic on Mar. 27.

 

Sophomore Kim Cadden (Warwick, RI) finished 14th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:45.35.

 

Sophomore Serena Morrison (New Haven, CT) finished eighth in the 100 meters with a time of 14.45 and second in the triple jump with a distance of 9.78 meters.

 

Freshman Michelle Batchelder (Vernon, CT) finished tenth in the 200 meters with a time of 31.71. She placed 22nd in the 200 meters with a time of 33.24 at the RIC Invitational on Apr. 3.

 

Freshman Amanda Rinn (Warwick, RI) placed second in the pole vault equaling her school record height of 8’00’’. She finished third in the pole vault with a new school record height of 8’00’’ at the RIC Invitational on Apr. 3. She placed 34th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:44.73 at the Snowflake Classic on Mar. 27.

 

Freshman Maggie Wenc (Pawtucket, RI) finished tenth in the discus with a distance of 20.66 meters. She placed 17th in the discus with a distance of 21.12 meters at the RIC Invitational on Apr. 3.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchorwomen will compete at the Solomon Husky Invitational hosted by Northeastern University on Saturday, Apr. 17 at 10 a.m.

 

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