FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 3, 2014

 

VAZQUEZ NAMED LITTLE EAST ROOKIE FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK FOR THE FOURTH TIME

Providence, R.I.-Freshman Steven Vazquez (Central Falls, RI) was named the Little East Rookie Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the 2014 Tufts Stampede Invitational on Saturday, Feb. 1.

 

The Anchormen finished fifth (13 teams) and posted a score of 59.0, while MIT won the meet with a score of 257.0.

 

 

Freshman Steven Vazquez

 

Vazquez won the high jump (1.88m), finished sixth in the triple jump (12.67m) and ninth in the 400m (53.61).

 

This is the fourth time this winter that Vazquez has garnered rookie honors.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College competes at Boston University on Saturday, Feb. 8 (9 a.m.).

 

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