FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

December 14, 2013

 

CUMMINS TAKES SECOND IN THE WEIGHT THROW
AT JAY CARISELLA INVITATIONAL

Roxbury, Mass.-Sophomore Edward Cummins (Lincoln, RI) took second in the weight throw (16.47m) and 11th in the shot (11.93m)  as the Rhode Island College menís indoor track and field team competed at the 2013 Jay Carisella Invitational, hosted by Northeastern University at the Reggie Lewis Center.

 

It was an individual meet with no team scoring.

 

 

 Sophomore Edward Cummins

 

Freshman Steve Vazquez (Central Falls, RI) placed second in the high jump (1.98m). Junior Jarell Forbes (Providence, RI) placed sixth in the 60m hurdles (8.71) and ninth in the 400m (51.36).

 

Senior Craig Amado (Providence, RI) placed fourth in the triple jump (13.83m) and 12th in the 400m (52.40).

 

Senior Tom DeCristofaro (Smithfield, RI) placed 10th in the 1,000m (2:49.16).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Southern Maine Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 11.

 

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