WORCESTER, Mass. – Freshman Derek Girouard (Chicopee, Mass. / Chicopee) of the Assumption men's track & field team has been named NE10 Field Rookie of the Week after his performance at URI on Friday.
Girouard competed in the high jump at URI on Friday and placed eighth with a leap of 5 feet, 11.5-inches, the top mark at the meet for freshmen.
The Hounds return to action next weekend when they compete in the NE10 Championships, Feb. 17-18 at Smith College.