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Boys' Indoor Track | Clippers sail to Northern Division title

February 1, 2015

PROVIDENCE  – With senior Zen-ming Feng and junior Sean Laverty at the helm, Cumberland High coasted to yet another Northern Division Indoor Championships title with 209 points, an astonishing 162 more than runner-up Central Falls (47) at the Providence Career & Technical Academy field house on Saturday.

Feng captured the 55-meter and 300 dashes with respective times of 6.77 and 37.57, while stellar distance man Laverty claimed the 3,000 (9:06.12) and 1,000 (2:41.10).

Football | Super Bowl stirs up excitement, nostalgia for Burrillville, Shea High football coaches

January 31, 2015


BURRILLVILLE  –  Super Bowl Sunday is the pinnacle of the sporting world, and attaining a berth in the NFL’s premier event is the stuff of dreams for every coaching staff and team when they begin each year, and the prize which they pursue through innumerable ups and downs.
 

Providence College basketball | Friars look to make it happen in Manhattan, meet St. John's at Garden

January 30, 2015


PROVIDENCE – Every March, Big East teams converge upon Madison Square Garden for a little passion play known as the conference tournament. This annual event usually marks the first appearance of the season by the Providence Friars inside “The World’s Most Famous Arena.”

North Smithfield Boys' Hockey | Boucher, Evangelista hat tricks lead Northmen past Pilgrim

January 30, 2015


SMITHFIELD  –  The Northmen took advantage of four goals each in the first two stanzas and sailed to an 11-2 Division II triumph over the Patriots at Smithfield Ice Rink on Friday night.
 
Considering North Smithfield High hadn’t played a Division II-North tilt in a month, back on Dec. 27, head coach Paul Nadeau asked his team what their main concern was before facing winless Pilgrim on Friday night.
 

Prop Bets Guide To the Big Game

January 30, 2015

For the biggest game in all of football, you can bet on just about anything. What we have done here is selected some of our favorite things to bet on and give bold predictions. If you want some free money, read on!
SPECIAL (NE vs SEA) - How long will it take Idina Menzel to sign the US National Anthem?
Over/Under 2 minutes 1 second
• OVER- She has done the National Anthem on multiple occasions. In her earlier appearance she was under more later over. Her fame is at an all-time high thanks to Frozen. She will really bring it in a drawn out way.

VIDEO OF THE DAY: 5 Super Bowl Facts That Will Change The Way You Watch

January 30, 2015

Providence College basketball | Dunn does it all as Friars take down DePaul, 83-72

January 29, 2015


PROVIDENCE – Kris Dunn did everything short of taking the tickets and selling the popcorn.

Or to take a page from Fleetwood Mac, which rocked the Dunkin’ Donuts Center less than 24 hours earlier, Dunn was the lead vocalist, bass player and drummer rolled into one spellbinding package.

“Great players want challenges and I challenge Kris to be the best player on the floor every day,” said Providence head coach Ed Cooley.

Burrillville football | Bronco QB Isaiah DeSilva heading to URI on football scholarship

January 29, 2015


BURRILLVILLE – When Burrillville High quarterback Isaiah DeSilva helped his team cap an undefeated season with a Division IV Super Bowl win back in December, it seemed like a storybook ending to a magical gridiron career. 
 

Cumberland baseball | Clippers tap former Smithfield High standout to lead program

January 28, 2015

CUMBERLAND — As a history teacher at Cumberland High School, Andy Tuetken has seen firsthand the passion that this tight-woven community has for interscholastic sports.

The opportunity to climb on board and join in the fun came when the Clippers’ varsity baseball head coaching position opened up. To work and coach in the same locale meant that the 28-year-old Tuetken would have to bid a fond farewell to a place that for a myriad of reasons was near and dear to him.

Providence College basketball | AWAITING A SIGN FROM THE HEAVENS: Location, timing of PC-DePaul game depends on weather

January 26, 2015

PROVIDENCE – This much is known: Providence College will not be hosting DePaul in a key Big East Conference men’s basketball matchup Tuesday night.

Whether the rescheduled game takes place Thursday, which PC officials have announced as a tentative date ... your guess is as good as athletic director Bob Driscoll’s

“We have plans, but they could change depending on the weather conditions and their ability to get a charter flight,” said Driscoll. “The weather the way it is, it could be hard to get a plane.”

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