Jan. 29, 2001
KINGSTON, R.I. - University of Rhode Island's Colin Aina (East Providence, R.I.) has been named Atlantic 10 Conference Men's Indoor Track and Field Rookie of the Week after helping the Rams to a first-place finish at the Rhody Invitational on Friday.
The freshman recorded a first-place finish in the 55-meter high hurdles with a time of 7.93. Aina's time is the Rams' second fastest and the fourth-best in the Atlantic 10 this season.
The Rams travel to New York for the Millrose Games on Friday and host the URI Invitational on Saturday.