FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 15, 2013

 

JAMES NAMED LITTLE EAST ROOKIE
TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Freshman Jarell James (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Rookie Track Athlete of the Week for his performance at the 2013 Brown Invitational on Saturday, April 13.

 

James took fifth in the 100m (11.24) and seventh in the 200m (22.82). He joined sophomore Jarell Forbes (Providence, RI), senior Shawn Stadnick (Wakefield, RI) and junior Craig Amado (Providence, RI) to set the new program standard in the 4x400m relay with a third place finish (3:18.67).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Silfen Invitational, hosted by Connecticut College on Saturday, April 20.

 

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