FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 9, 2011

 

GRAHAM NAMED LITTLE EAST ROOKIE
FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, RI-Rhode Island College freshman Jessica Graham (Wakefield, RI) was named the Little East Conference Rookie Field Athlete of the Week for her performance at the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by MIT on Saturday, May 7.

 

 

 

Graham placed 13th in the pole vault (3.10m), breaking her own program record, and 24th in the 400m hurdles (1:10.03). She also placed ninth (4:11.07) as part of the 4x400m relay. RIC tied for 27th place (29 teams) with a score of 2.0.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the New England Open Championships, hosted by Southern Connecticut on Friday and Saturday, May 13-14. 

 

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