Women's Track & Field Wins Five Events at Sean Collier Invitational

Nicole Grammas
Nicole Grammas

Cambridge, Mass.—The Rhode Island College women's track & field team took home first place in five events at MIT's Sean Collier Invitational on Saturday afternoon as the Anchorwomen prepare to defend their Little East Championship next week.

THE BASICS
• The Sean Collier Invitational was an individual meet with no team scoring.

HOW IT HAPPENED
• Senior Eleni Grammas (Cranston, RI) won both the 100m (12.24) and the 200m (25.23), while placing second in the 4x100m relay (48.63).

• Senior Nicole Grammas (Cranston, RI) finished first in the 400m (1:00.77). She also placed second in the 4x100m relay (48.63) and 11th in the 200m (27.33).

• Senior Margaret McCaffrey (East Greenwich, RI) won the 800m (2:16.83).

• Sophomore Chelsea Yang (Warwick, RI) finished first in the hammer (48.67m) and was sixth in the shot (10.58m).

• Senior Oluwafunmibi Yusuff (Providence, RI) finished second in both the shot (11.05m) and the discus (32.72m). Yusuff also placed fourth in the hammer (45.99m).

• Junior Emma Landroche (Warwick, RI) finished second in the 4x100m relay (48.63), fourth in the triple jump (5.49m), eighth in the 100m (12.99) and ninth in the 200m (25.88).

• Freshman Trinity Hayes (Providence, RI) finished second in the 4x100m relay (48.63), third in the 200m (25.88) and fourth in the 100m (12.60).

• Freshman Georgerinna Farley (Providence, RI) finished second in the hammer (48.40m) and 11th in the discus (25.49m).

• Junior Jamie Dobson (Bradford, RI) finished sixth in both the hammer (44.10m) and the javelin (29.91m).

• Sophomore Melissa Mejia (Providence, RI) finished fifth in both the discus (29.48m) and the hammer (44.67m).

WHAT'S NEXT
• In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the 2019 N.E. Alliance/Little East Championship, hosted by Fitchburg State on Saturday, April 27.