FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 23, 2017

 

BRUNELLE & GRAMMAS EARN WEEKLY LITTLE EAST
WOMEN’S TRACK & FIELD HONORS

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College sophomore Melanie Brunelle (Warwick, RI) and Eleni Grammas (Cranston, RI) were recognized by the Little East Conference for their respective performances at the Springfield College Maroon & White Classic on Saturday, Jan. 21. It was an individual meet with no team scoring.

 

Brunelle was named the Little East Conference Women’s Field Athlete of the Week. She captured first place in both the high jump (1.65m) and the triple jump (11.24m). She also had a third place finish in the 60m hurdles (9.78).

 

 

 Sophomore Melanie Brunelle

 

Grammas was named the Little East Conference Women’s Track Athlete of the Week. She took second place in both the 60m (8.07) and the 200m (27.00). 

 

 

 Sophomore Eleni Grammas

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will travel to the Boston University Invitational on Friday, Jan. 27.

 

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