FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 23, 2011

 

CRAIG AMADO NAMED LITTLE EAST ROOKIE TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman Craig Amado (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Rookie Track Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Championships, hosted by Moravian on May 19-20.

 

He earned two All-ECAC honors, placing fifth in the 400m (48.98) and seventh in the triple jump (13.71).

 

 

 

The Anchormen tied for 35th place (58 teams) with a score of 6.0.

 

Amado has been named the league's Rookie Field Athlete of the Week three times this spring.

 

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