FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 13, 2010

 

Craig Amado Named Little East
Rookie Field Athlete of the Week

Providence, R.I.Rhode Island College freshman Craig Amado (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Rookie Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Harvard Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 11.

 

 

 

Amado broke the RIC triple jump record (14.28m) with a first place finish, which provisionally qualified him for the 2011 NCAA Men's Indoor Championships. He also placed 13th in the 400m (51.11). He established a new program record in the long jump last week at the Springfield Invitational.

 

RIC is off for finals and the Christmas holidays. The Anchormen will resume competition at the Southern Maine Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 8.

 

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