March 4, 2009


Eight Rhode Island College Student-Athletes Named to Little East Conference
Winter All-Academic Team

Providence, RI-The Little East Conference office recently announced the honorees for the Winter All-Academic teams for the 2008-09 season and eight Rhode Island College student-athletes were selected.


Student-athletes earned recognition on the all-academic teams based on the following criteria: at least a sophomore academic and athletic standing, and a minimum cumulative grade point average of a 3.2. The conference office honored student-athletes in the following sports: menís and womenís basketball, menís and womenís track & field and womenís swimming and diving.


The following RIC student-athletes were honored:


WOMENíS BASKETBALL: Senior Tyla Martin (Cumberland, RI), junior Christina Coro (North Providence, RI) and sophomore Stephanie Noheimer (Willimantic, CT).


MENíS INDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Senior Hunter Stewart (Foster, RI).


WOMENíS INDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Senior Kayla Fleming (Pawtucket, RI), junior Stephanie Bucci (Smithfield, RI) and sophomores Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI) and Steina Flemming (Tortola, BVI).