FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 20, 2014

 

VAZQUEZ NAMED LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE CO-ROOKIE FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman Steven Vazquez (Central Falls, RI) was named the Little East Conference Co-Rookie Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Coast Guard Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 18.

 

Vazquez won the high jump (1.98m), finished third in the 400m (53.63) and placed fifth in the triple jump (12.01m).

 

The Anchormen totaled a team score of 73.0 and placed fourth (five teams). Coast Guard won the invitational with a score of 167.0.

 

 

 Freshman Steven Vazquez

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Boston University Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 25.

 

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