Cambridge, Mass.--The Rhode Island College men's outdoor track & field team competed at the MIT Final Qualifier on Thursday afternoon.
• The meet was an individual meet with no team scoring and featured student-athletes looking to meet the qualifying marks for the upcoming NCAA Div. III National Championship.
HOW IT HAPPENED
• Senior Shamar Spruill (Providence, RI) was third in the hammer (53.96m).
• Freshman Matthew Thibaudeau (Lincoln, RI) placed sixth in the hammer (50.81m).
• Senior Jake Brierly (Lincoln, RI) took seventh in the hammer (49.44m).
• Junior Joseph Palazzo (North Providence, RI) notched a ninth place finish in the hammer (41.52m).
• In upcoming action, selected members of the team will compete at the NCAA Div. III National Championship, which is held at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio on May 23-24.