Island College freshman Brandon Aikens (Cumberland, RI) was
named the Little East Conference Rookie Track Athlete of the Week
for his performance at the New England Alliance Championships,
hosted by Southern Maine on Saturday, Feb. 12. It is the fourth time
he has received this honors on the season.
The New England Alliance is a
combination of competitive track teams from the Little East and
Massachusetts State College (MASCAC) conferences. As a team, the
Anchormen placed fifth out of 10 teams in the Alliance (67.0) and
fourth out of six teams in the Little East Conference (71.0). The
University of Southern Maine won both the Alliance and Little East
championships, with point totals of 151.0 and 182.0, respectively.