Hanover, Mass.--Junior Eleni Grammas (Cranston, RI) recorded a fifth place finish in the 100m and ran a leg of the seventh place 4x100m relay team to lead the Rhode Island College women's outdoor track & field team at the 2018 New England Open Championship, hosted by Dartmouth College on Friday and Saturday.
• The Anchorwomen finished the meet in 17th place (39 teams) with 11.0 points. Northeastern won the event with 121.0 points.
HOW IT HAPPENED
• Senior Destinee Barrette (Warwick, RI) finished sixth in the hammer (52.79m).
• Freshman Chelsea Yang (Warwick, RI) took seventh in the hammer (42.34m).
• The 4x100m relay team comprised of sophomore Jacklyn Xavier (Cumberland, RI), Eleni Grammas, junior Nicole Grammas (Cranston, RI) and sophomore Emma Landroche (Warwick, RI) notched a seventh place finish (47.83).
• Eleni Grammas finished in fifth place in the 100m (12.32).
• Freshman Rachel Meus (Providence, RI) recorded a tie for 16th place in the high jump (1.60m).
• In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at the MIT Last Chance Meet on Thursday, May 17 (10 a.m.).