March 5, 2012

Nasso Named Little East Rookie Track Athlete of the Week

NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – After another strong weekend, freshman sprinter Kebba Nasso (Attleboro, Mass.) was named the Little East Conference Rookie Track Athlete of the Week Monday afternoon by the conference office.

Earning Nasso his fifth Rookie of the Week honor was his third place finish in the 400 meter dash in the ECAC Division III Championship meet on Saturday.  The freshman, who also provisionally qualified for nationals posted a final time of 48.76 seconds, which set the indoor program record at UMass Boston as well.  He also took ninth in the 200 meter dash with a time of 22.57 seconds.  On Friday, he added a 14th place finish to his already impressive resume in the triple jump with a leap of 44-03.50 feet.