March 9, 2011


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

Providence, RIóThe Little East Conference office recently announced the honorees for the Winter All-Academic teams for the 2010-11 season and seven 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 in academic and athletic standing and a minimum cumulative grade point average of a 3.3. The conference office honored student-athletes in the following sports: menís & womenís basketball and menís & womenís indoor track & field.


The following student-athletes were recognized:


MENíS INDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Sophomore Conor McCloskey (Wakefield, RI).


WOMENíS INDOOR TRACK & FIELD: Senior Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI), senior Kayla DiBlasi (Smithfield, RI), senior Jamie Nunes (Lincoln, RI) and junior Brittany Richer (Woonsocket, RI).


WOMENíS BASKETBALL: Senior Lauren Harrington (Exeter, RI) and junior Rachel Riley (Coventry, RI).