FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 30, 2012

 

JAIMEE DORSEY NAMED LITTLE EAST
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Freshman Jaimee Dorsey (East Greenwich, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Cross Country Rookie of the Week for her performance at the 2012 N.E. Alliance Championships, hosted by Westfield State on Saturday, Oct. 27. It is the third time this season Dorsey has received this award.

 

She earned N.E. Alliance honors with a sixth place (155 runners) as Rhode Island College placed ninth (13 teams) at the championships. The Anchorwomen totaled a score of 262 in the N.E. Alliance, which is comprised of Little East Conference and MASCAC institutions, while placing fifth (five teams) in the LEC with a score of 117.0. Keene State won both championships.

 

 

 

Dorsey finished with a time of 19:02.90 and was fourth among Little East competitors.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2012 ECAC Div. III Championships, hosted by Williams on Saturday, Nov. 3 (11 a.m.).

 

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