FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

February 24, 2014

 

VAZQUEZ GARNERS LITTLE EAST ROOKIE ATHLETE
OF THE WEEK HONORS ONCE AGAIN

Providence, R.I.-Freshman Steven Vazquez (Central Falls, RI), was named the Little East Conference Rookie Field Athlete of the Week for his performance at the 2014 New England Div. III Men's Indoor Track & Field Championships, hosted by MIT, on Saturday, Feb. 25..

 

Rhode Island College finished 14th overall (26 teams) and totaled a score of 18.0. MIT won the championship with a score of 104.0.

 

 

 Freshman Steve Vazquez

 

 Vazquez earned All-New England honors in the high jump, placing second with an effort of 1.98 meters.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2014 N.E. Open Championships, hosted by Boston University on Feb. 28-March 1.

 

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