May 12, 2007


Ashley Nyzio and Kayla Fleming Lead
Women’s Outdoor Track at NEICAA Championships


Providence, RI—Head Coach Kevin Jackson’s Rhode Island College women’s outdoor track and field team took part in the NEICAA Championships, hosted by Dartmouth on Saturday, May 12. The Anchorwomen placed 17th (34 teams) with a team score of 16.0. Williams won the meet with a score of 108.0.


Sophomore Ashley Nyzio (Pawtucket, RI) placed second in the javelin with a distance of 38.80 meters.


Sophomore Kayla Fleming (Pawtucket, RI) placed second in the high jump and 20th in the long jump with leaps of 1.67 and 4.84 meters, respectively.


Sophomore Mary Ellen Horsman (Barrington, RI) placed 17th in the hammer with a distance of 43.34 meters.


In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the NCAA Div. III Championships Qualifying Meet, hosted by M.I.T. on Friday, May 18.