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Anchormen take home 11 honors at Alliance Championships

The Rhode Island College men's outdoor track & field team took home 11 New England Alliance honors at the 2011 Alliance Championships, hosted by Fitchburg State on April 30.

The Anchormen placed fifth (11 teams) in the Alliance with a score of 74.0 and third (six teams) in the Little East with a score of 94.0.


RIC freshman Craig Amado placed first in the New England Alliance triple jump event on April 30.
• Freshman Craig Amado of Providence earned N.E. Alliance honors in five events, placing first in the triple jump (13.82m), third in the 400m (49.50), fourth in the long jump (6.42m), sixth in the 800m (1:58.98) and first as part of the 4x400m relay (3:22.19) with a new program record time. He also placed fourth as part of the 4x100m relay (44.02).

• Sophomore George N'Tow of Providence earned N.E. Alliance honors in three events, placing first in the 400m (49.18), fifth in the 200m (23.02) and first as part of the 4x400m relay (3:22.19) with a new program record time. He also placed fourth as part of the 4x100m relay (44.02).

• Sophomore Conor McCloskey of Wakefield earned N.E. Alliance honors in the 800m (1:59.18) with a seventh-place finish and in the 1,500m (4:02.84) with a fourth place finish.

• Sophomore Shawn Stadnick of Wakefield earned N.E. Alliance honors in the 800m with a third place finish (1:57.94) and first as part of the 4x400m relay (3:22.19) with a new program record time.

• Senior Mike Macedo of North Scituate earned N.E. Alliance honors in the 10,000m (32:57.83) with a second-place finish. He also placed 10th in the 5,000m (16:38.26).

• Sophomore Austin Pena of Warwick earned N.E. Alliance honors as part of the 4x400m relay (3:22.19), which placed first with a new program record time. He also placed 11th in the 400m (51.36).

In upcoming action, select members of the team will compete at the N.E. Div. III Championships, hosted by MIT on Saturday, May 7.