FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 1, 2010

 

DIBLASI & IBY GARNER
ALL-NEW ENGLAND HONORS

Medford, Mass.-The Rhode Island College women’s track & field team placed competed at the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by Tufts.

 

 

 Junior Kayla DiBlasi

 

Junior Kayla DiBlasi (Smithfield, RI) earned All-New England honors in the 400m hurdles (1:06.79) with an eighth place finish. She also placed 10th in the preliminaries of the 100m hurdles (16.33).

 

 

Senior Brooke Iby

 

Senior Brooke Iby (Dracut, MA) earned All-New England honors in the triple jump (11.17m), placing seventh overall. She also placed 19th in the 400m (1:01.24).

 

Senior Ashley Nyzio (Pawtucket, RI) placed 22nd in the javelin (29.08m). Junior Jamie Nunes (Lincoln, RI) placed 19th in the preliminaries of the 100m hurdles (16.93).

 

In upcoming action, select members of the team will compete at the N.E. Open Championships, hosted by Northeastern on Friday and Saturday, May 7-8.

 

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