Cirella Takes Second at URI Heptathlon

Photo Credit: Mike Scott
Photo Credit: Mike Scott

Highlights from the Track

  • Sophomore Stephen Cirella finished second at the URI heptathlon, scoring 4503 points. He won both the pole vault (4.14m/13' 7"), and the shot put (13.86m/45' 5.75") and finished third in the 60 meter hurdles (9.42s) and the high jump (1.86m/ 6' 1.25").
  • Junior Eric Wicks was the second competitor for Rhody in the two-day event, placing eighth with 2692 total points. He won the high jump (2.01m/6' 7") and the long jump (6.81m/ 22' 4.25"). He also finished third in the 60 meters in 7.53 seconds.

Complete results.

Up Next
The Rams return to action tomorrow to compete in the Husky Invitational at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston, Mass. Competition begins at 4:00 p.m.