FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 14, 2014

 

FORBES AND VAZQUEZ RECOGNIZED
BY LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE

Providence, R.I.-Junior Jarell Forbes (Providence, RI) and freshman Steven Vazquez (Central Falls, RI) were honored by the Little East Conference for their respective performances at the Brown Invitational on Saturday, April 12.

 

Forbes was named the Little East Men's Track Athlete of the Week. He took first place in the 110m hurdles with a RIC record-setting time of 15.02 and also finished first in the 400m with a time of 54.28.

 

 

Junior Jarell Forbes

 

Meanwhile, Vazquez was named the Little East Men's Rookie Field Athlete of the Week. He won the high jump with his record-setting mark (2.05m).

 

 

Freshman Steven Vazquez

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College is set to compete at the 2014 Silfen Invitational, hosted by Connecticut College, on Saturday, April 19 (10 a.m.).

 

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