FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

November 3, 2007

 

 

 

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY
PLACES 27TH AT ECAC CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

 

Williamstown, MA – The Rhode Island College women’s cross country team placed 27th (31 teams) with a team score of 697 at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Williams on Saturday, Nov. 3. Williams won the title with a score of 47.

 

Freshman Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI) was RIC’s top runner, placing 89th (242 competitors) with a time of 25:59.

 

Freshman Heather Feeney (Warwick, RI) placed 138th with a time of 27:01. Freshman Lindsey Brisson (Coventry, RI) placed 150th with a time of 27:15. Freshman Rachael Procter (East Providence, RI) placed 177th with a time of 28:15. Freshman Nicole Poirier (Concord, NH) placed 184th with a time of 28:29. Sophomore Christine Smith (Foster, RI) placed 197th with a time of 28:52.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Connecticut College on Saturday, Nov. 10.

 

 

Freshman Katie Desrosiers

 

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