FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
November 29, 2001
 

Rudd and Puleo to Captain

Rhode Island College Men’s Indoor Track & Field
 

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College sophomore Tim Rudd (Warwick, RI) and senior Chris Puleo (Barrington, RI) will captain the men’s indoor track and field team for the 2001-02 season.

Rudd is coming off an outstanding cross country season, which saw him earn All-Alliance/Little East and team MVP honors. As a freshman in 2000-01, Rudd was named All-ECAC in the 1,000 meters, placing seventh overall with a time of 2:34.50 at the Div. III ECAC Championships on Mar. 3. Rudd placed 10th at the New Englands with a time of 2:36.63. He was named All-Alliance/Little East in the 1,000 meters, placing second overall with a time of 2:35.19 at the Alliance Championships on Feb. 3. Rudd placed first overall in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:36.24 at the Southern Maine Invitational on Jan. 27. He placed second in the 800 meters with a RIC record time of 1:59.98 at the Smith College Invitational on Feb. 10.

He is a political science major and a 1999 graduate of Pilgrim High School.

As a junior in 2000-01, Puleo placed 15th in the 400 meters with a time of 55.51 at the Little East/MASCAC Alliance Championships on Feb. 3. He placed 17th in the 200 meters with a time of 25.60 at the Alliance Championships. He placed 11th in the 400 meters with a time of 55.29 at the Smith College Invitational on Feb. 10. He placed fifth in the 400 meters with a season-best time of 55.08 at the Southern Maine Invitational on Jan. 27. He placed 11th in the 200 meters with a time of 26.06 at the Tufts Invitational on Jan. 13. Puleo placed fourth in the 400 meters with a time of 57.08 at the same meet. He posted his best time of the season in the 200 meters, placing 27th with a time of 25.73 at Brown on Dec. 2.

He is a criminal justice/sociology major and a 1998 graduate of Barrington High School.

The Anchormen will open the season at the Brown Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 1.

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