FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 14, 2012

 

AMADO NAMED LITTLE EAST
FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, RIóRhode Island College sophomore Craig Amado (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the New England Open Championships, hosted by MIT on May 11-12.

 

Amado placed third in the triple jump (14.99m), a new program record, and finished 10th in the 400m (49.77).

 

 

 

The Anchormen totaled a score of 6.0 and tied for 28th place (38 teams). The University of Rhode Island won the meet with a score of 169.0. 

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2012 ECAC Championships, hosted by RPI on Thursday and Friday, May 17-18.

 

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