FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 6, 2010

 

RIC PLACES 15TH AT ECAC CHAMPIONSHIPS

Bristol, RI-Senior Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI) placed 26th (276 runners) to lead the Rhode Island College women's cross country team to a 15th place (39 teams) at the 2010 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championships held at Colt State Park.

 

The Anchorwomen totaled a score of 465, while champion Williams compiled a score of 21.

 

 

 Senior Katie Desrosiers

 

Desrosiers finished the race with a time of 23:52.12. Freshman Chelsea Marshall (New Bedford, MA) placed 55th with a time of 24:47.20.

 

 Senior Brooke Iby (Dracut, MA) came in 127th with a time of 26:32.75. Classmate Jamie Nunes (Lincoln, RI) placed 129th with a time of 26:34.39.

 

 Senior Kaitlin Geagan (Mansfield, MA) finished 141st with a time of 26:44.75.

 

Senior Nicole Poirier (Concord, NH) placed 199th with a time of 28:02.79. Junior Justyna Barlow (Foster, RI) placed 206th with a time of 28:13.29.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the N.E. Championships, held at Mount Greylock High School and hosted by Williams, on Saturday, Nov. 13.

 

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