FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 2, 2009

 

FLEMING NAMED LITTLE EAST FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, RI-The Little East Conference tabbed Rhode Island College senior Kayla Fleming (Pawtucket, RI) as the Field Athlete of the Week for her performance at the New England College Track and Field Championships, hosted by Boston University on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 27-28. It is the sixth time this season she has received this honor.

 

 

 Senior Kayla Fleming

 

Fleming tied for 11th in the high jump with a 1.60-meter effort.

 

The Anchorwomen did not score as a team. The University of Connecticut won the meet with a score of 186.50.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchorwomen will compete at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Div. III Championships, hosted by Tufts on Friday and Saturday, Mar. 6-7.

 

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