Feb. 10, 2003
KINGSTON, R.I. - Rhode Island junior Colin Aina (Providence, R.I.) has been named the Atlantic 10 Performer of the week after his performance at the Rhode Island Mega Meet this past Saturday.
Aina grabbed a first place medal in the 55m high hurdles with his time of 7.30 in addition to qualifying for a spot on the NCAA provisional qualifying list.
Aina also grabbed the first place spot in the long jump with his reach of 22-09 3/4 and a second place finish with his time of 22.48 in the 200m dash.
This is the third time in Aina's collegiate career that he has earned the Performer of the Week award.
As a team the Rams came in second with a team score of 147.50.