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November 3rd

Mount St. Charles North Smithfield Soccer | Mounties edge out Northmen in D-II quarterfinal

November 3, 2014

WOONSOCKET – Swirling winds and a tenacious North Smithfield defense gave Mount St. Charles all it could handle for 73 minutes on Monday, but the Mounties came away with a hard-earned 2-1 victory in their Division II quarterfinal match.

November 1st

Burrillville football | Broncos gallop into playoffs with win over 28-7 Smithfield

November 1, 2014

BURRILLVILLE  --  For Burrillville High, Saturday’s easier-than-anticipated 28-7 Division IV triumph over gritty Smithfield gave it a couple of firsts, at least when it comes to recent history.

Woonsocket football | Novans lose battle with Shea for playoff spot at mud-spattered Barry Field

November 1, 2014

WOONSOCKET – Momodou Mbaye and his Shea High teammates were in a festive mood after dominating Woonsocket, 20-6, Saturday at cold and rain-swept Barry Field.

College basketball | A look at how the preseason has fared for Cooley, Friars

November 1, 2014

 

PROVIDENCE – Ed Cooley freely admits that he has not settled on a concrete starting five. Luckily for the Providence College coach, the regular season doesn’t tip off for another two weeks.

Three-fifths of the lineup appears set with LaDontae Henton, Carson Desrosiers and Tyler Harris making up the frontcourt. Based on Cooley’s optimism with regards to Kris Dunn’s quest to ramp up to game speed after a lengthy layoff, it’s appears safe to mention the redshirt sophomore in a starting capacity.

October 30th

Cumberland Field Hockey | CLIPPER TREAT: CHS bags berth in D-II championship game Sunday

October 30, 2014

EAST GREENWICH – Cumberland High head coach Stefanie Capone-Bello didn’t have to give her contingent a history lesson prior to its R.I. Division II Tournament contest with Chariho Regional on Thursday evening, but chose to anyway.

Woonsocket girls' soccer | Valiant Villa Novans fall to Rogers in D-III playoff

October 30, 2014


NEWPORT  –  Rogers High exploded for three goals in the opening session and cruised past pesky Woonsocket, 4-1, in a R.I. Division III Tournament preliminary clash on Thursday.

Amazingly, Sarah Morris managed a hat trick in that first half alone before manufacturing another unassisted tally in the last.

Juliana DiMeglio also helped out the Vikings (now 11-2-2 overall) with three saves, while Sabrina Dubois earned seven in the defeat.

October 29th

North Smithfield boys' soccer | Mowry’s 2 goals pace Northmen past Mariners in D-II preliminary round

October 29, 2014

NORTH SMITHFIELD  – The seventh-ranked Northmen, making the most of an extreme wind advantage over the final 40 minutes, recorded three unanswered goals and coasted to a 5-2 victory over No. 10 Narragansett before a hearty crowd at the host’s stadium.

Burrillville boys' soccer | Broncos get 1-0 win in defensive struggle, advance to D-III quarterfinals

October 29, 2014

BURRILLVILLE – You could say that Burrillville head coach Brian LaFauci was pressed into switching up his team’s offensive attack. 

October 28th

College football | All systems go for Lincoln's Saine to join Boston College

October 28, 2014

LINCOLN -- The euphoria that surrounded Oseh Lie-Saine signing a National Letter of Intent with Boston College’s football program last February eventually gave way to the understanding that some unfinished business remained.

The former Lincoln High standout needed to bump up his SAT score in order to meet the necessary NCAA eligibility requirements to suit up for the Eagles. Though he proved unable to reach the desired test figure before the start of the 2014 college football season, Saine never gave up hope.

October 27th

College basketball | Friars understand the importance of smart scheduling

October 27, 2014

PROVIDENCE – Brian Blaney isn’t afraid to speak the truth when it comes to the underlying reason why the Providence Friars have upped the ante with regard to their non-conference schedule.

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