FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 30, 2016

 

CUMMINS PLACES SEVENTH IN THE WEIGHT THROW AT JOHN THOMAS TERRIER CLASSIC

Boston, Mass.--Rhode Island College senior Edward Cummins (Lincoln, RI) finished seventh in the weight throw (18.65m) to lead the menís indoor track & field team at the John Thomas Terrier Classic hosted by Boston University on Saturday afternoon.

 

This was an individual meet with no team scoring. There were institutions from all three NCAA divisions in attendance.

 

Cummins also placed 48th in the shot (12.48m). Sophomore Vincent Santos (Narragansett, RI) finished 44th in the triple jump (11.61m) and 56th in the 60m hurdles (9.08).

 

 

 Senior Edward Cummins

 

Sophomore Akiel Legall (Providence, RI) finished 43rd in the long jump (6.30m), 43rd in the 60m (7.14) and 71st in the 200m (22.43), while also competing as a member of the 40th place 4x400m relay (3:27.20).

 

In upcoming action, the Anchormen will compete at Boston University on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

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