FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 11, 2013

 

JARELL JAMES NAMED LITTLE EAST
MEN'S TRACK ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Freshman Jarell James (Providence, RI) was the Little East Conference Men's Track Rookie of the Week for his performance at the 2013 N.E. Alliance Men's Indoor Track & Field Championships, hosted by Southern Maine on Sunday afternoon.

 

 

 Freshman Jarell James

 

James earned N.E. Alliance honors and was the Little East Champion in the 200m with a fourth place effort (23.26) and as part of the 4x200m relay (1st; 1:33.90).

 

The Anchormen placed fifth (10 teams) in the Alliance, which is comprised of Little East and MASCAC institutions, with a score of 93.0. Bridgewater State won the title with a score of 138.

 

RIC placed second (six teams) amongst Little East schools with a score of 133. Southern Maine won the LEC title with a score of 213.0.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the N.E. Div. III Championships, hosted by Bates on Saturday, Feb. 16.

 

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