Sports

Howard Rogers pursues .500 season

Second-year Post 29 baseball team seeks three wins this week
WARWICK – Winners of just four games last summer it its return to the R.I. American Legion ranks after a two-decade absence, the Howard Rogers Post 25 Senior Division baseball team would love nothing... more

Crowded at the top

Genesis, KFC, Admiral finish first week of North Providence-Smithfield Babe Ruth League schedule with 2-1 records
NORTH PROVIDENCE – When Genesis Marketing captured the first North Providence-Smithfield Babe Ruth League championship in its nine-year existence last summer, it may have set a league record for... more

Upper Deck’s bats finally come alive in three-game win streak

Post 14 improves to 5-3 in R.I. 19-20 Elite Baseball League by defeating Scituate, Howard Rogers, N.E. Frozen Lemonade
CUMBERLAND – After averaging just four runs and six hits in its first five games of the R.I. 19-20 Elite Baseball League season, it looks like Upper Deck Post 14 has finally found its groove at the... more

Road races return to Smithfield

Ocean State Multisport receives approval to host state’s first races since March on Aug. 9 at Deerfield Park
SMITHFIELD – Like most road race directors who saw their events get kicked to the curb by the COVID-19 pandemic, Ocean State Multisport’s Gary Menissian organized a couple of informal virtual races... more

Scituate holds off Smithfield/NP

Post 29 evens record in R.I. 19-20 Elite League with wild 11-10 victory
SCITUATE – Scituate Post 19 needed this win. And the Senior Division team needed to hold off a big comeback in the final inning by Smithfield/North Providence Post 29 in order to end up with a wild... more

Hard work continues to pay off for Ocean State Hammerheads

Ranked in top 10 in nation in hammer, Woonsocket’s Coles, Robinson-O’Hagan, Houle welcome return to competition
WOONSOCKET – Drive into the parking lot at Renaud Field and take a left before you reach the baseball field and you will come across a path in the woods that leads to a wide open field that sits near... more

Smithfield-NP Sr. Division baseball team slips to 3-6, falls to NEFL, Upper Deck

Post 29 concludes R.I. 19-20 Elite Baseball League schedule with five games in six days
SMITHFIELD – After suffering three straight defeats last week, the Smithfield/North Providence Post 29 Senior Division baseball team has turned its attention to the final week of its regular season... more

Upper Deck U15s post 4-0 record at High Heat Tournament

Showcase team posts 4-0 mark
NORTHBORO, Mass. – The Upper Deck Baseball Academy’s U15 Showcase baseball team was clicking on all cylinders last week as it posted a 4-0 record at the High Heat Tournament Upper Deck kicked off the... more

‘Tennis on the Mount’ summer camp returns to courts Aug. 10-15

WOONSOCKET – Mount Saint Charles Academy will host its annual “Tennis on the Mount” summer camp for middle school and high school players from Aug. 10-15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the school’s tennis... more