FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 17, 2006

 

Dan Newman Named Little East Conference Menís Indoor Track & Field
Field Athlete of the Week

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College junior Dan Newman (Smithfield, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Indoor Track and Field, Field Athlete of the Week after his performance at the Wesleyan Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 14.

 

Newman placed second in the high jump with a 1.87 meter effort. He also placed third in the triple jump with a 11.53 meter leap.

 

Newman is a physical education/health major and a 2003 graduate of Smithfield High School.

 

Head Coach Kevin Jacksonís team will compete at Tufts on Saturday, Jan. 21.

 

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