FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

February 3, 2008

 

 

 

ALBERT PLACES FOURTH IN THE ALL-AROUND AS ANCHORWOMEN FALL AT DIV. I BROWN

 

 

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman Robyn Albert (Sharon, MA) placed fourth in the all-around with a career-high mark of 36.275, but the Anchorwomen suffered two losses at a tri-meet, hosted by Brown on Sunday afternoon.

 

 

 

RIC posted its second highest score of the season with a 168.775 effort, but it was not enough to defeat Div. I foes University of Rhode Island (185.000) and the hosts (186.200).

 

Albert posted the teamís best scores on vault (9.050), bars (8.850) and beam (9.225). Senior Melissa Demirjian (Warwick, RI) registered RICís top floor mark (9.200) and second all-around score (34.950), which was fifth overall. Sophomores Elizabeth Ann Glunt (Altoona, PA) and Megan Connor (Warwick, RI) posted their season-high marks on floor with scores of 9.050 and 8.850, respectively.

 

Head Coach Shannon Cornicelliís team is 1-8 overall and 1-5 against ECAC Div. III competition. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at Springfield College on Saturday, Feb. 9 at 1 p.m.

 

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