Archive - Nov 16, 2012 - Sports Article
PAWTUCKET â In a perfect world, Peter Manfredo Jr.âs No. 1 reasons for returning to boxing after a full yearâs retirement would be to satisfy his longing to win another world championship or to simply rekindle his love for the sport, which he has spent roughly four-fifths of his life competing on the amateur and professional levels.
Instead, Manfredoâs No. 1 reason for returning to boxing is simple and to the point. Itâs the reason why he wants to keep putting food on the table and providing a roof over his familyâs heads.
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In the eyes of George Nasuti and Carnell Henderson, the Woonsocket High football team has earned the right to compete under the lights at Barry Field.
The Novansâ designation as prime-time players is twofold. By virtue of last weekendâs heart stopping 29-28 overtime quarterfinal triumph against St. Raphael coupled with Central upsetting Johnston, Woonsocket qualified to host a Division II semifinal-round contest on Tuesday, Nov. 27.