FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

May 4, 2015

 

DESTINEE BARRETTE NAMED LITTLE EAST FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College sophomore Destinee Barrette (Warwick, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Field Athlete of the Week for her performance at the N.E. Div. III Championships, hosted by MIT on Friday and Saturday, May 1-2.

 

Barrette earned All-New England honors and placed second in the hammer (51.48m).

 

 

 

Rhode Island College finished 17th (30 teams) with a score of 30.0. MIT won the championship with a score of 180.0.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the New England Open Championships on Friday and Saturday, May 8-9.

 

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