February 2, 2008




Flemming Breaks School Record For Second Straight Week as Anchorwomen Place Sixth at URI Mega Meet




North Kingstown, RIóRhode Island College sophomore Steina Flemming (Tortola, BVI) broke her own school record, established last Saturday, in the 55 meters with a time of 7.31 at the University of Rhode Islandís womenís indoor track and field Mega Meet. The Anchorwomen placed sixth (seven teams) with 15.0 points, while the hosts won the meet with a team score of 249.50.




Flemming was a provisional qualifier to the NCAA Div. III Womenís Indoor Track and Field Championships with a 7.32 effort at the Wesleyan Invitational on Jan. 26.


Junior Kayla Fleming (Pawtucket, RI) placed third in the high jump with a leap of 1.60 meters and eighth in the 1,000 meters with a time of 3:07.09.


Sophomore Stephanie Bucci (Smithfield, RI) placed 10th in the hammer and 13th in the shot with efforts of 12.44 and 9.93 meters, respectively.


In upcoming action, Head Coach Kevin Jacksonís team will compete at the Boston University Valentine Invitational on Saturday, February 9.



 Sophomore Steina Flemming