FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 13, 2014

 

BRABOY & BARRETTE EARN WEEKLY LITTLE
EAST TRACK HONORS

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior Daria Braboy (Providence, RI) and freshman Destinee Barrette (Warwick, RI) were honored by the Little East Conference for their respective performances at the Southern Maine Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 11. It was an individual meet with no team scoring.

 

 

Junior Daria Braboy

 

Braboy was named the Little East Conference Field Athlete of the Week. She took first place in the triple jump (10.91m), second in the long jump (5.03m), fourth in the 600m (1:45.86) and fifth in the 55m (7.90).

 

Barrette was named the Little East Conference Rookie Field Athlete of the Week. She finished first in the weight throw (12.97m) and sixth in the shot (9.59m).

 

 

Freshman Destinee Barrette

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College competes in the Coast Guard Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 18 (10 a.m.).

 

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