NCAA All-America in Hammer Throw

Rhode Island senior Crystal Bourque earned All-America honors as she finished 16th in the hammer throw at the 2011 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship hosted by Drake University. A native of Coventry, R.I., Bourque opened with her best toss, recording a distance of 56.94/186-9. She joins Jasmine Jennings ’09 as the only other Rhody women’s track and field performer named an All-American.