FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

April 3, 2010

 

 

 

RIC WOMENíS TRACK PLACES NINTH AT
COAST GUARD INVITATIONAL

 

New London, Conn.-Senior Brooke Iby (Dracut, MA) placed first in the triple jump (10.93m) as the Rhode Island College women's outdoor track and field team placed ninth at the Coast Guard Invitational on Saturday afternoon.

 

 

 

RIC totaled a score of 38.0 among the 11-team field. New Haven won the meet with a score of 102.0.

 

 

 

Iby also placed sixth in the 400m (1:02.25) and seventh in the 200m (27.98). 

 

 

 

Junior Kayla DiBlasi (Smithfield, RI) placed first in the 100m hurdles (16.14) and fourth in the 400m hurdles (1:11.27).

 

 

 

Junior Jamie Nunes (Lincoln, RI) placed fifth in the 100m hurdles (17.22), while senior Ashley Nyzio (Pawtucket, RI) took seventh in the javelin (31.63m).

 

 

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Wesleyan Invitational on Saturday, April 10.

 

 

 

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