FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

January 23, 2010

 

 

 

ANCHORWOMEN PLACE NINTH AT
WHEATON INVITATIONAL

 

Norton, MA—The Rhode Island College women’s indoor track and field team placed ninth (10 teams) with a score of 5.0 at the Wheaton Invitational on Saturday afternoon. Williams won the meet with a score of 163.66.

 

 

 

Senior Brooke Iby (Dracut, MA) placed seventh in the triple jump (10.37m), 10th in the 400m (1:02.93) and 19th in the preliminaries of the 55m (7.99).

 

 

 

 

 

Senior Brooke Iby

 

 

 

Junior Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI) placed sixth in the mile (5:37.75) and 21st in the 800m (2:37.39).

 

 

 

Sophomore Molly Gouveia (Warwick, RI) placed fourth in the weight throw (12.97m), while senior Stephanie Bucci (Smithfield, RI) finished ninth in the shot (9.67m).

 

 

 

Junior Kayla DiBlasi (Smithfield, RI) placed seventh in the preliminaries of the 55m hurdles (9.30) and 10th in the 200m (28.75).

 

 

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at Boston University on Saturday, Jan. 30.

 

 

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