FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

January 21, 2008

 

 

 

STEINA FLEMMING NAMED LITTLE EAST TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

 

 

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College sophomore Steina Flemming (Tortola, BVI) was named the Little East Conference Womenís Track Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Coast Guard Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 19.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flemming finished first in both the 55 and 200 meters with times of 7.46 and 27.81, respectively, as the Anchorwomen placed first (five teams) with a team score of 157.

 

The Anchorwomen outdistanced second place Connecticut College by 17 points (140.0), with Coast Guard (112.0), Eastern Connecticut (101.0) and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (10.0) rounding out the standings.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Wesleyan Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 26 at 1 p.m.

 

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