FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 5, 2012

 

DARIA BRABOY BREAKS 400M RECORD AT NEW ENGLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS

Cambridge, Mass.-Freshman Daria Braboy (Providence, RI) earned All-New England honors in two events as the Rhode Island College women's track & field team placed 18th (29 teams) at the New England Div. III Championships, hosted by MIT on Saturday.

 

The Anchorwomen totaled a score of 12.0. Williams won the championship with a score of 157.0.

 

Braboy was the New England champion in the 400m, placing first with a new program-record time of 56.45. She also placed seventh in the triple jump (10.76).

 

Freshman Chelsea Key (Putnam, CT) placed 28th in the 200m (27.54).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2012 New England Open Championships, hosted by MIT on Friday and Saturday, May 11-12.

 

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