FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 23, 2013

 

MELANIE GOES NAMED AN NCGA
ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College senior Melanie Goes (East Providence, RI) was named a 2013 National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) Academic All-American.

 

Goes, a team captain, was primarily a vault specialist for the Anchorwomen this season, averaging a score of 8.629 on that event in seven competitions. She posted a season-high score of 8.975 vs. Southern Connecticut on Jan. 26.

 

 

 

Goes also averaged a score of 6.700 on bars with a season-high score of 7.100 vs. Wilson on Feb. 2.

 

She is an elementary education major with a concentration in special education and a 2008 graduate of La Salle Academy.

 

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