FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 5, 2008

 

DANTE LOPARDO NAMED LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE CO-FIELD
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College junior Dante Lopardo (Johnston, RI) was named the Little East Conference Co-Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the N.E. Div. III Championships.

 

 

 

He earned All-New England honors in the high jump, placing third with a 1.90-meter effort. He also placed 15th in the long jump at 5.81 meters.

 

The Rhode Island College menís outdoor track and field team placed 20th (26 teams) with a score of 6.0 at the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Coast Guard May 1-3.

 

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