Sports

Moison rules state meet again

Lincoln senior repeats as indoor shot, weight champion; Clippers grab three second places
PROVIDENCE – Kyle Moison had just repeated as the state champion in the 25-pound weight at last Saturday afternoon’s RIIL Indoor Track & Field Championships, but the Lincoln High senior still had... more

Ezeama defends R.I. shot title

Smithfield senior breaks school record in capturing third state championship of high school career
PROVIDENCE – Smithfield High senior Kendra Ezeama tacked on a few more inches to her school record in the indoor shot put last Saturday afternoon. And another state championship to her impressive... more

Coles’ best can’t take state title

WHS junior is runner-up in weight at R.I. indoor track & field meet; Wilbur, Robinson-O’Hagan also place second
PROVIDENCE – Logan Coles did something that 48 of the 51 state champions in the history of the 25-pound weight throw at the RIIL Indoor Track & Field Championships were unable to accomplish on... more

Cumberland's Fitzsimmons captures state long jump title

Moses Brown senior brushes off leg injury to take second place in 55-meter dash
PROVIDENCE – After taking the RIIL Outdoor Track & Field Championships by storm last June and capturing state titles in the long jump and the 100- and 200-meter dashes, Cumberland’s Marybeth... more

Spartans survive showdown

Wins over Classical, Coventry keep girls’ hoop team unbeaten
SCITUATE – It wasn’t a pretty game between the Division II’s two undefeated girls’ basketball teams last Thursday night, but it was certainly a close one that went down to the wire. Ahead by a 28-17... more

Saints’ Kipyego repeats as state indoor champion in 600 meters

Boys’ track and field team places fourth at RIIL meet for best finish in 26 years
PROVIDENCE – A weekend after winning its first class title since the 1993-94 season, the St. Raphael Academy boys’ indoor track and field team also accomplished something it hadn’t done in more than... more

Cougars face iron of D-I schedule

NP wrestling team tumbles to 8-5 with losses to Huskies, Chieftains
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The schedule makers presented the North Providence High wrestling team with nothing but difficult challenges at the end of its Division I dual-meet schedule, but you won’t find... more

Important week on tap for Shea, Tolman boys' basketball teams

Raiders, Tigers hope to climb standings in final week of Division II’s regular season
PAWTUCKET – With the Division II boys’ basketball regular season coming to a close at the end of this week, Shea and Tolman are hoping that a win or two in their remaining games will push them a spot... more

Mount checks Burrillville, Prout/Scituate

Hockey team faces off with Hendricken for second seed in playoffs on Friday night
WOONSOCKET – The Mount Saint Charles Academy boys’ hockey team continued its pursuit of the second seed in the upcoming state playoffs by posting a 10-2 victory over Burrillville last Friday and a 3-... more

RIMSBL plans open workout for new players on Sunday

COVENTRY – The Rhode Island Men’s Senior Baseball League has scheduled an open workout for new players on Sunday, Feb. 23, from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Hop's Athletic Performance on 9 Lincoln Ave. in... more

R.I. Hockey Hall of Fame unveils Class of 2020 at Saturday's P-Bruins game

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Hockey Hall of Fame has announced that its Class of 2020 and its new touchscreen “Wall of Fame” installation will be formally unveiled between periods of the AHL hockey... more

Five teams capture Northmen Hoops championships

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The Northmen Hoops’ youth basketball program concluded its winter season by crowning its five championship teams last Saturday afternoon inside the gyms of the town’s schools. Here... more

Lincoln’s Scahill shatters 200-yard backstroke records at Colby-Sawyer

WELLESLEY, Mass. – Garrett Scahill, a 2017 graduate of Lincoln High and a junior co-captain on the Colby-Sawyer College men’s swim team, recently continued his excellent season with the Chargers by... more

NP Girls’ Fastpitch Softball League plans registration sessions

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Girls’ Fastpitch Softball League will hold registration sessions for the upcoming season on Wednesday, March 4, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the town’s library, and... more

SRA’s Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament is May 11 at P.C.C.

PAWTUCKET – Spots are open for St. Raphael Academy’s 30th annual Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament, which will be held at Pawtucket Country Club on Monday, May 11. The tournament is a fundraiser... more

NP Jets offer online signups for spring flag football league

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Jets youth football organization is holding online signups for its spring flag football league for boys and girls ages 8-13 and to all North Providence... more