Archive - Oct 17, 2010 - Sports Article
BURRILLVILLE -- Burrillville moved back into a tie for fourth place in Division III on Saturday with an efficient 21-9 victory over winless Classical.
The Broncos fell behind 2--0 on a safety in the first quarter before scoring three straight touchdowns to put the game out of reach.
â€śWe started slow, as usual,â€ť Burrillville coach Gennaro Ferraro said. â€śWe were up 8-2 at the half after our defense made a goal-line stand near the end of the second quarter.â€ť
EAST PROVIDENCE â€“ On a breezy Saturday afternoon, North Smithfield continued to prove why itâ€™s a legitimate contender in Division IV by breezing its way to an easy victory.
Tim Kennett tossed for two touchdowns and teammates Peter Mancini and Alex Blanchette each scored twice as the Northmen turned a close affair after one quarter into a convincing rout, rolling to a 34-6 win over Providence Country Day Co-op at the Knightsâ€™ campus.
NEWPORT â€” North Smithfield resident and Mount St. Charles Academy boysâ€™ cross country coach Roland Lavallee captured the UnitedHealthcare Half Marathon and topped a field of 2,505 runners with a 1:06:40 time on Sunday morning at Eastonâ€™s Beach.
Lavallee topped the runner-up finisher, Kevin Gorman of Norwood, Mass. by more than eight minutes. Gormanâ€™s time was 1:15:20.
Another local runner, Tom Wharton of Riverside, placed eighth with a 1;22:01 clocking.