FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 14, 2010

 

IBY EARNS ALL-ECAC HONORS AS RIC ENDS SEASON

Springfield, Mass.-The Rhode Island College menís and womenís track & field team had three competitors see action at the ECAC Championships, hosted by Springfield on May 13-14. The womenís team tied for 48th (51 teams) with a score of 1.0, while the menís team did not score. Williams College won both the menís and womenís titles. It was the final meet of the season for the Anchormen and Anchorwomen.

 

 

 Senior Brooke Iby

 

For the women, senior Brooke Iby (Dracut, MA) earned All-ECAC honors in the triple jump, placing eighth with a school-record effort (11.27m).

 

Junior Kayla DiBlasi (Smithfield, RI) placed 17th in the 100m hurdles (16.04).

 

For the men, freshman George NíTow (Providence, RI) placed 12th in the 400m (49.87).

 

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