FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 11, 2013

 

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 Track Rookie of the Week for the fifth time this season for her performance at the 2013 New England Alliance Women's Indoor Track & Field Championships, hosted by Southern Maine on Sunday afternoon.

 

Dorsey earned N.E. Alliance honors in five events. She was the Alliance Champion in the 400m (57.06), while capturing the LEC title and finishing second overall in both the 55m (7.34) and the 200m (25.96). She was also a member of the 4x200m (1st; 1:44.50) and the 4x400m (2nd; 4:02.10) relay teams.

 

 

 Freshman Jaimee Dorsey

 

The Anchorwomen placed fourth (10 teams) in the Alliance, which is comprised of Little East and MASCAC institutions, with a score of 86.0. Southern Maine won the title with a score of 138.

 

RIC placed third (six teams) amongst Little East schools with a score of 93. The Huskies also won the LEC title with a score of 172.0.

 

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

 

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