Indoor state champion Alva Hicks (Classical, Providence, RI) came out on top at the annual Cumberland Invitational. After Courtney Jacobsen’s (Toll Gate, Warwick, RI) personal best earlier in the week, it was Hick’s time to shine as she threw a new best of 167’9″ to win the competition. Jacobsen finished second, less than two feet behind. Lysah Russell (Classical, Providence, RI) also won a close battle for third place.
19TH Annual Cumberland Invitational Cumberland High School, Cumberland, RI Saturday May 16, 2015 Top 12 of 54 Participants Girls Hammer Throw ========================================================================== Meet: @ 180-06 5/5/2001 Kate Johnston, Warwick Vets Auto Standard: * 143-00 Provisional: + 110-00 Name Year School Finals ========================================================================== 1 Hicks, Alva SR Classical 167-09* 51.13m 2 Jacobsen, Courtney JR Toll Gate 166-04* 50.69m 3 Russell, Lysah JR Classical 159-07* 48.64m 4 Timpson, Carly SR Narragansett 159-06* 48.61m 5 Swanson, Lauren SR East Greenwich 150-08* 45.92m 6 Gauthier, Faye JR West Warwick 132-06+ 40.38m 7 Rochefort, Tara SR Woonsocket 128-07+ 39.19m 8 Dickinson, Rebecca JR North Kingstown 127-09+ 38.93m 9 Mata, Joangely FR Mt. Pleasant 126-03+ 38.48m 10 Gray, Katerina SR Lincoln 124-00+ 37.79m 11 Andrews, Samantha SO Lincoln 121-00+ 36.88m 12 Martinez, Ashley SR Woonsocket 120-02+ 36.62m