FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

October 27, 2007

 

 

 

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY
PLACES TAKES SEVENTH OVERALL AND THIRD
IN THE LITTLE EAST AT ALLIANCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

 

North Dartmouth, MA – The Rhode Island College women’s cross country team placed seventh overall (11 teams) and third (five teams) in the Little East with scores of 204 and 95, respectively, at the 2007 Little East Conference/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Saturday afternoon hosted by UMass Dartmouth.

 

Freshman Kathryn Cote (Greenville, RI) was RIC’s top runner, placing 27th (125 runners) with a time of 20:58. Freshman Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI) placed 41st with a time of 21:25. Freshman Heather Feeney (Warwick, RI) placed 54th with a time of 21:52. Freshman Lindsey Brisson (Coventry, RI) placed 63rd with a time of 22:11. Freshman Nicole Poirier (Concord, NH) placed 74th with a time of 22:48. Freshman Rachael Procter (East Providence, RI) placed 76th with a time of 22:50. Sophomore Christine Smith (Foster, RI) placed 78th with a time of 22:50. Freshman Ashley Delamare (Smithfield, RI) placed 91st with a time of 23:31. Freshman Hope Clark (Attleboro, MA) placed 92nd with a time of 23:36. Junior Hannah Clark (Attleboro, MA) placed 118th with a time of 26:40.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Williams on Saturday, Nov. 3.

 

 

Freshman Kathryn Cote

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