FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 17, 2005

 

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

Providence, RI--Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s team competed at the Wesleyan University Invitational on Jan. 15. No team scores were kept at the meet.

 

Senior Kate McCalligett (Warwick, RI) placed first in the 400 meters and fifth in the 55 meter dash with times of 1:02.04 and 7.81, respectively. She placed 11th in the 400 meters with a time of 1:00.49 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. She placed 15th in the 200 meter dash with a time of 27.38 and eighth in the 400 meters with a time of 1:01.91 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Junior Dana Skorupa (Cumberland, RI) placed first in the 55 meter dash with a time of 7.68, second in the 200 meters with a time of 28.08 and first in the long jump with a leap of 4.87 meters. She placed 12th in the 200 meters with a time of 26.96 at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. She placed ninth in the 55 meter dash with a time of 7.64 and 13th in the 200 meter dash with a time of 27.25 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Freshman Kelly Evans (Coventry, RI) placed second in both the high jump and long jump, with leaps of 1.42 and 4.69 meters, respectively. She placed 12th in the triple jump and 16th in the long jump with leaps of 9.76 meters and 4.77 meters, respectively at the Harvard Invitational on Dec. 11. She placed 12th in the long jump with a distance of 14’03.25” at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Freshman Michelle Batchelder (Vernon, CT) placed ninth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 11:52.07 at the Alden Invitational on Dec. 4.

 

Sophomore Maggie Wenc (Pawtucket, RI) placed ninth in the weight throw with a distance of 5.81 meters.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchorwomen will compete next at the Tufts Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 22.

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