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February 23, 2004

 

Rhode Island College Women’s Indoor Track Update #9

 

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team competed at the New England Division III Championships, hosted by MIT, on Saturday, Feb. 21. RIC placed 17th (23 teams) with 13.0 points. Williams College won the event with 154.0 points.

 

Sophomore Dana Skorupa (Cumberland, RI) earned All-New England honors in two events. She placed fourth in both the 55 meters and 200 meters with times of 7.40 and 26.45, respectively. For her efforts, she was named the Little East Conference's Women's Track Athlete of the Week for the third time this season. Skorupa earned All-Alliance/Little East honors in three events at the Alliance/Little East Championships on Feb. 14. She placed third in the 55 meters, first in the 200 meters and first in the 400 meters with times of 7.53, 26.58 and 1:00.70, respectively.

 

Junior Kate McCalligett (Warwick, RI) earned All-New England honors in one event. She placed sixth in the 400 meters with a time of 1:00.30.

 

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