FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 7, 2013

 

DORSEY NAMED LITTLE EAST ROOKIE
TRACK ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman Jaimee Dorsey (East Greenwich, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Rookie Track Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Southern Maine Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 5. It is the second time this season she has received this honor.

 

She placed first in the 200m (26.54) and helped the squad set a program record in the 4x200m relay. Dorsey placed second in the 55m (7.45), fourth in the long jump (4.80m) and teamed up with sophomore Daria Braboy (Providence, RI), freshman Autumn Wosencroft (Newport, RI) and junior Natasha Miller (Wakefield, RI) to break the previous program record in the 4x200m relay with a first place time of 1:48.70.

 

 

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 12 (10 a.m.). 

 

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