FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 11, 2015

 

VAZQUEZ LEADS MEN'S TRACK AT BROWN INVITATIONAL

Providence, R.I.-Sophomore Steve Vazquez (Central Falls, RI) finished third in the high jump (2.00m) to lead the Rhode Island College menís track & field team at the Brown Invitational, hosted by Brown University on Saturday afternoon.

 

It was an individual meet with no team scoring.

 

Junior Edward Cummins (Lincoln, RI) set a school record and took first in the hammer (58.20m) and also placed ninth in the discus (40.81m).

 

 

 Junior Edward Cummins

 

Senior Craig Amado (Providence, RI) took first place in the triple jump (14.42m). Freshman Matthew Charles (North Providence, RI) placed eighth in the 200m (23.20), 19th in the long jump (5.57m) and 10th in the 100 meters (11.25).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Fitchburg State Invitational on Saturday, April 18 (10 a.m.).

 

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