FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 24, 2007

 

NYZIO & HORSMAN PACE
RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE WOMEN’S TRACK
AT HUSKY INVITATIONAL

 

Dedham, MA—Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s women’s outdoor track and field team opened the 2007 campaign at the Husky Spring Open, hosted by Northeastern University on Saturday, Mar. 24.

 

Sophomore Ashley Nyzio (Pawtucket, RI) placed third in the javelin with a distance of 38.44 meters.

 

Sophomore Mary Ellen Horsman (Barrington, RI) placed fourth in the hammer with a distance of 42.63 meters.

 

Sophomore Kayla Fleming (Pawtucket, RI) placed eighth in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:58.98 and seventh in the high jump with a leap of 1.52 meters.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host its annual invitational on Saturday, Mar. 31.

 

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