FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

January 28, 2008

 

 

 

Steina Flemming Named Little East Track
Athlete of the Week

Sophomore Provisionally Qualifies for NCAAs at Wesleyan Invitational

 

 

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College sophomore Steina Flemming (Tortola, BVI) was named the Little East Conference Womenís Track Athlete of the Week for the second consecutive week.

 

 

 

She established a new school record in the 55 meters, placing second in the finals with a time of 7.32 at the Wesleyan Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 26, which provisionally qualifies her for the NCAA Div. III Womenís Indoor Track and Field Championships. Flemming placed third in the preliminaries with a time of 7.47.

 

Head Coach Kevin Jacksonís team will next see action at the University of Rhode Islandís Mega Meet on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 1-2.

 

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