FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

February 27, 2010

 

 

 

RIC COMPETES AT NEW ENGLAND
OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

Boston, MA—The Rhode Island College men’s and women’s indoor track & field team sent five competitors to the NEICAAA Track & Field Championships, hosted by Boston University on Saturday afternoon. Both squads did not score as a team.

 

 

 

The 4x400m relay team, comprised of freshmen George N’Tow (Providence, RI), Austin Pena (West Warwick, RI), Shawn Stadnick (Wakefield, RI) and Kevin Carey (Wakefield, RI), placed 17th with a new program record time of 3:24.06.

 

 

 

For the women, senior Brooke Iby (Dracut, MA) placed 22nd in the triple jump (10.21m).

 

 

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the ECAC Div. III Championships, hosted by Smith College on Friday and Saturday, Mar. 5-6.

 

 

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