FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 31, 2005

 

Dana Skorupa Named Little East Women’s Track Athlete of the Week

 

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College junior Dana Skorupa (Cumberland, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Track Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Southern Maine Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 29. This is the second time this season that Skorupa has received this honor.

 

Skorupa placed second in the 55 meters, third in the 200 meters and first in the long jump with times of 7.52 and 27.32, respectively, and a leap of 16’09.00”.

 

She is an elementary education major with a concentration in special education and a 2002 graduate of Cumberland High School.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will compete at Tufts on Saturday, Feb. 5.

 

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