FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 28, 2015

 

DEGUIRE & PAIVA EARN WEEKLY LITTLE EAST
WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY HONORS

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior Lauren Deguire (Blackstone, MA) and freshman Laura Paiva (Coventry, RI) were recognized by the Little East Conference for their respective performances at the 2015 Pop Crowell Invitational hosted by Gordon on Sept. 26.

 

Deguire was named the Little East Conference Women’s Cross Country Runner of the Week. She finished 14th (129 runners) with a time of 20:33.0.

 

 

 Junior Lauren Deguire

 

Paiva was named the Little East Conference Women’s Cross Country Rookie Runner of the Week. She placed 31st with a time of 21:30.0.

 

 

 Freshman Laura Paiva

 

The Anchorwomen finished fourth (12 teams) with a score of 110. The University of New England won the meet with a score of 18.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Westfield State Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 10.

 

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