FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 8, 2003

 

Rhode Island College Men’s Indoor Track Update #1

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team competed at the Alden Invitational, hosted by Brown University on Saturday, Dec. 6. No team scores were kept at the meet.

 

Senior Tim Rudd (Warwick, RI) placed first in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:36.67.

 

Junior Joe Parenteau (Smithfield, RI) placed fourth in the mile with a time of 4:32.22.

 

Junior Marc Piette (Woonsocket, RI) placed third in the weight throw with a distance of 46’00.50”.

 

Sophomore Nick Palazzo (Providence, RI) placed fourth in the weight throw with a distance of 43’07.75”.

 

Sophomore Richard Palazzo (Providence, RI) placed ninth in the weight throw with a distance of 34’05.00”.

 

Junior Josh Precourt (Woonsocket, RI) placed fifth in the 400 meters with a time of 55.81.

 

Freshman Jam Luong (Millbury, MA) placed ninth in the 200 meters with a time of 26.14. He also placed sixth in the long jump with a mark of 17’07.00”.

 

Freshman Andy Neil (Warwick, RI) placed second in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:47.46.

 

Freshman Javon Partin (Providence, RI) placed third in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:47.46.

 

Freshman Eric Lonergan (North Kingstown, RI) placed seventh in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:36.62.

 

Freshman Tim Goodwin (Warwick, RI) placed eighth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:43.03.

 

Senior Mike Basilico (Johnston, RI) placed 11th in the 3,000 meters with a time of 9:58.46.

 

Freshman Chris Matteson (Wood River Junction, RI) placed eighth in the 55 meter hurdles with a time of 9.06.

 

Freshman Dan Newman (Smithfield, RI) placed third in the high jump with mark of 6’02.00.”

 

In upcoming action, RIC will compete at the Harvard Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 13.

 

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