FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

March 15, 2008

 

 

 

RIC Women’s Gymnastics Ends Season
at ECAC Championships

 

 

 

Springfield, Mass.—The Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team ended their season at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Springfield College on Saturday, Mar. 15. The Anchorwomen placed seventh (eight teams) with a team score of 171.550. Ursinus won the title with a team score of 187.675.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freshman Robyn Albert (Sharon, MA) led the Anchorwomen with a 35.525 all-around total, which was 10th overall. She also paced RIC on bars (29th) at 8.500 and floor (26th) at 9.250.

 

 

 

 

 

 Robyn Albert

 

 

 

Sophomore Megan Connor (Warwick, RI) led Rhode Island College on vault (21st) with a score of 9.275, while classmate Kelly Longo (Pembroke, MA) paced the Anchorwomen on beam (26th) at 8.900.

 

 

 Megan Connor

 

 

 Kelly Longo

 

Rhode Island College Assistant Women’s Gymnastics Coach Susie Taylor was named the ECAC N.E. Div. III Co-Assistant Women’s Gymnastics Coach of the Year.

 

 

Susie Taylor

 

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