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Women’s Indoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week: December 3, 2018

women's indoor track and field athletes for the week for December 3, 2018

Field Athlete of the Week

Oluwafunmibi Yusuff (Rhode Island College) – Junior – Providence, R.I.
Yusuff was named LEC Field Athlete of the Week after winning the weight throw (15.29m) and placing fifth in the shot put (10.60m) at the Springfield College Invitational to open the 2018-19 campaign. She ranks 11th in Division III in the weight throw.

Track Athlete of the Week

Emma Landroche (Rhode Island College) – Junior – Warwick, R.I.
Landroche was named the LEC Track Athlete of the Week after placing second in the 200-meter dash (26.92) and third in the 60-meter dash (8.17) to open the 2018-19 season at the Springfield College Invitational, both of which rank her 20th in Division III. She was additionally a member of the winning 4x400 relay (4:14.13) and won the long jump with a leap of 5.05 meters

Rookie Field Athlete of the Week

Shannon Parks (Keene State) – Freshman – Reading, Mass.
Parks was named LEC Rookie Field Athlete of the Week after placing second in the shot put with her toss of 10.57 meters at the Smith College Winter Classic to kick off her collegiate career.  

Rookie Track Athlete of the Week

Trinity Hayes (Rhode Island College) – Freshman – Providence, R.I.
Hayes was named the LEC Rookie Track Athlete of the Week after winning the 200-meter dash in 26.85 seconds and placing fourth in the 60-meter dash with her time of 8.27 seconds at the Springfield College Invitational to open the 2018-19 season. Her 200-meter dash time ranks 18th in the nation. She was additionally a member of the winning 4x400 relay (4:14.13).

Relay of the Week

Keene State – 4x200 Relay
The Keene State 4x200 quartet of freshman Amanda Deppert (Tinmouth, Vt.), junior Nicole De Almeida (Nashua, N.H.), senior Taylor Bisaillon (Columbia, Conn.) and sophomore Skyler Gauthier (Peterborough, N.H.) was first to finish at the Smith College Winter Classic to start the 2018-19 season.