FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 2, 2012

 

BLEST NORRIS NAMED LITTLE EAST
TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, RIóRhode Island College sophomore Blest Norris (Grosse Pointe, MI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Outdoor Track Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Coast Guard Bear Invitational on Saturday, March 31.

 

 

 

Norris captured a pair of sprinting events, winning the 100m (11.12) and the 200m (22.96). Norris qualified for the Div. III New England, Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) and New England Open Championships in the 100m, while advancing to the Div. III New England Championships in the 200m. 

 

Rhode Island College placed fourth (nine teams) with a score of 68.0 at the Coast Guard Bear Invitational on Saturday afternoon. Coast Guard won the meet with a score of 218.0.

 

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