FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 1, 2013

 

AMADO & CUMMINS SWEEP LITTLE
EAST WEEKLY FIELD AWARDS

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior Craig Amado (Providence, RI) and freshman Edward Cummins (Lincoln, RI) were honored for their respective performances at the Coast Guard Invitational on Saturday, March 30.

 

Amado was named the Little East Conference Menís Field Athlete of the Week. Amado recorded a first place finish in the triple jump (13.95m) and also placed 16th in the 800m (2:02.84).

 

 

 Junior Craig Amado

 

Cummins was named the Little East Conference Menís Rookie Field Athlete of the Week. He placed second in the hammer (48.90m) and seventh in the discus (38.32m).

 

 

 Freshman Edward Cummins

 

Rhode Island College finished fifth overall (11 teams) with a score of 91, while WPI totaled a score of 127 to take first place.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational on Saturday, April 6 (10 a.m.).

 

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