Harrell Named Little East Rookie Field Athlete of the Week

Harrell Named Little East Rookie Field Athlete of the Week

PAWTUCKET, R.I. – After his standout performance at the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Championship meet, freshman jumper Virgil Harrell III (Hamden, Conn.) was named the LEC Rookie Field Athlete of the Week.

In his first outdoor championship as a Beacon, Harrell finished in second place in the triple jump with a distance of 45-02.25 feet.  He also took home second place in the long jump with a leap of 22-09.75 feet, which set a new program record, breaking the original mark set in 2011.