FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 25, 2016

 

LEGALL AND 4X400M RELAY RECEIVE
WEEKLY LITTLE EAST TRACK AWARDS

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College sophomore Akiel Legall (Providence, RI) was named the Little East Conference Menís Track Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Wesleyan Invitational on Jan. 23.

 

Legall finished first in the 60m (7.09), 200m (23.14), long jump (6.37m) and the triple jump (13.11m), while also competing as a member of the first place 4x400m relay (3:31.60).

 

 

 Sophomore Akiel Legall

 

The 4x400m relay squad, comprised of Legall, sophomore Matt Charles (North Providence, RI), junior Joel Ikuejamofo (Providence, RI) and junior Destin Bebemi (Providence, RI), was named the Little East Conference Menís Track Relay Team of the Week for their first place performance (3:31.60).

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Boston University Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 31.

 

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