Oliveira Named A-10 Rookie of the Week

Oliveira Named A-10 Rookie of the Week

KINGSTON, R.I. -- Tyler Oliveira was named the Atlantic 10 Conference Men's Outdoor Track & Field Rookie of the Week -- the third straight week a Ram has earned the honor -- the league announced on Monday, April 30.

Oliveira had the best week of his young collegiate career this past week, winning three of four races he competed in.

At the Holy Cross Quad meet on April 24 Oliveira won the 200m dash and 400m dash with personal bests of 22.05 and 49.25, respectfully.

During Sunday's Brown Springtime Open he also won the 200m dash with a time of 22.29 into strong headwinds. To finish off he placed second in the 100m dash with a personal best of 10.84.