Victoria Jones-Alleyne and St. Jacob Diodonet were named the Spartan Athletes of the Month for January.
Victoria Jones-Alleyne, Women’s Indoor Track & Field:
Jones-Alleyne placed third in the 60 meter hurdles (8.80) and fifth in the Long Jump (5.30m) at the Wagner College Invitational on January 6th. The freshman hurdler from New Rochelle, NY then took a second place finish time of 8.82 in the 60 meter hurdles and a 11.00m Triple Jump, which was good for sixth place at the January 13th St. Thomas Aquinas College Spartan Invitational. Victoria continued her outstanding first month of 2017 by finishing seventh in the Triple Jump (11.42m) at the NYC Gotham Cup on January 20th.
As a result of her hard work, the ECC recognized Jones-Alleyne as their Women’s Field Athlete of the Week on January 9th. Victoria is currently ranked 24th nationally, 1st regionally in the 60 meter hurdles.