FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 4, 2009

 

MENíS TRACK PLACES 10th AT
COAST GUARD INVITATIONAL

New London, CT-The Rhode Island College menís outdoor track and field team placed 10th (12 teams) with 22 points at the Coast Guard Invitational on Saturday afternoon. The hosts won the meet with a team score of 234.

 

Senior Dante Lopardo (Johnston, RI) placed first in the high jump (1.91m) and fourth in the long jump (6.10m).

 

 

 Dante Lopardo

 

Junior Kyle Duguay (Cumberland, RI) placed sixth in the 200m (23.67).

 

 

 Kyle Duguay

 

Freshman Kyle Mann (West Warwick, RI) placed seventh in the 5,000m (16:16.66).

 

Senior Hunter Stewart (Foster, RI) placed eighth in the 400m (51.89).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Wesleyan Invitational on Saturday, Apr. 11.

 

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