FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 9, 2009

 

FLEMING NAMED LEC FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK FOR SEVENTH TIME
Senior Readies for NCAA Championships

Providence, RI-The Little East Conference named senior Kayla Fleming (Pawtucket, RI) as its Field Athlete of the Week for the seventh time this season.

 

She earned All-ECAC honors with an eighth place, 1.57-meter effort in the high jump at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Tufts University on Saturday afternoon.

 

 

 

Fleming will move on to the NCAA Div. III Women’s Indoor Track & Field Championships, hosted by Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology on Mar. 13-14. Fleming tied for ninth overall at last year’s NCAA Championship.

 

The Anchorwomen tied for 48th place (50 teams) with 1.0 points. Springfield won the title with a score of 62.

 

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