Mary McBride Named Little East Rookie of the Week

Mary McBride
Mary McBride

Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College freshman Mary McBride (Rumford, RI) was named the Little East Women’s Swimming Rookie of the Week for her performance in the Anchorwomen’s, 108-54, loss at Clark on Saturday, Jan. 12.

McBride placed first in the 500-yard freestyle (7:22.69), second in the 200-yard freestyle (2:37.98) and third in the 100-yard butterfly (1:40.84). She also swam the third leg of the first place 200-yard freestlye relay (2:12.08).

Head Coach Barry Fontaine’s team is currently 0-5. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host Western Connecticut on Thursday, Jan. 17 (7 p.m.) at Bryant University.