FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 22, 2018

 

CHELSEA YANG NAMED LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE
WOMEN'S ROOKIE FIELD ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

 Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman Chelsea Yang (Warwick, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women's Rookie Field Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Springfield College Maroon & White Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 20.

 

Yang took home first place in the weight throw (16.22m) for the fourth straight competition. It was an individual meet with no team scoring.

 

 

 

This is the fourth time this season Yang has received this accolade.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the Boston University Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 27.

 

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