Wenona Alexander, Women's Swimming

Wenona Alexander

Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College freshman swimmer Wenona Alexander (Warwick, RI) has been named the Rhode Island College Female Athlete of the Week for February 11.

Alexander registered three top-10 finishes to lead the Rhode Island College women's swimming team to a seventh place (seven teams) finish at the 2019 Little East Conference Championship, hosted by UMass Dartmouth on Saturday. She finished sixth in the 200-yard freestyle (2:12.46) and was ninth in both the 100-yard freestyle (1:00.18) and the 400-yard IM (5:22.17). She also had the anchor leg of the 400-yard freestyle relay that finished seventh (4:29.69).

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will travel to MIT for the New England Intercollegiate Swimming & Diving Association (NEISDA) Championship on Feb. 21-24.