June 1, 2004
Senior, Co-Captain, Colin Aina (East Providence, R.I.) has qualified to represent the University of Rhode Island at the NCAA National Division I Championships in Austin, Texas June 9-12, 2004.
Aina was selected as an At-Large qualifier from the East Region. At the Regional meet, Aina finished eighth with a time of 13.98, but posted a Rhode Island record breaking performance of 13.88 in the trials. He is tied for 24th in the NCAA. This marks the second time that Aina has been selected for the NCAAs. He has qualified for the NCAA on four occasions.