Chelsea Yang, Women's Track & Field

Chelsea Yang, Women's Track & Field

Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College sophomore Chelsea (Warwick, R.I.) has been named the Rhode Island College Female Athlete of the Week for March 12.

Yang earned All-American honors with a second place finish in the weight throw (19.21m) at the 2019 NCAA Div. III Women's Indoor Track & Field National Championship, hosted by UMass Boston at the Reggie Lewis Center last Friday. It marked the second straight season that Yang earned All-American honors in the weight throw.

Yang and the Anchorwomen will begin the outdoor portion of the season when they compete at the USF Invitational on Saturday, March 23 (10:00 a.m.).