FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 18, 2016

 

ABBIE LEAZES NAMED LITTLE EAST SWIMMER OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College junior Abbie Leazes (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Swimmer of the Week for her performance in a 130-108 loss to Husson on Friday, Jan. 15. It is the second time this season she has received this honor.

 

She finished first in the 200-yard freestyle (2:16.75), first in the 100-yard butterfly (1:20.50) and first in the 500-yard freestyle (6:11.36), while also competing as a member of the first place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:56.44).

 

 

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will resume Little East Conference at Western Connecticut on Sunday, Jan. 24 (noon).

 

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