Sports

Cougars top Chieftains to kick off D-III season

Boys’ soccer team shakes off quick goal to net 4-1 victory
GLOCESTER – The North Providence High boys’ soccer team started its Division III season on the right foot with a 4-1 victory over Ponaganset last Tuesday, Sept. 7, by scoring twice in each half. The... more

Smithfield lands new AD

Chris Coderre steps down; Jason Gove comes in next Monday
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SMITHFIELD – After former athletic director Chris Coderre made the tough decision to step down and pursue a new career opportunity, Smithfield High School has announced the hiring of Jason Gove.... more

Tolman comes up short to Pilgrim

Tigers struggle against non-league football opponent, suffer 14-12 loss
PAWTUCKET – The Tolman High football team could not get out of its own way last Friday night at Pariseau Field, as Pilgrim took a 14-12 win in a non-league contest to officially start the high school... more

Clippers shut out Sentinels in revenge game

Kucal nets hat trick in high school debut to help girls’ soccer team net 6-0 victory
CUMBERLAND – It was all Cumberland High last Thursday night, as the girls’ soccer team got some revenge on Smithfield, the team that knocked the Clippers out of last season’s playoffs, by posting a... more

Mount suffers 3-1 losses to Cranston West, E.P.

Girls’ volleyball team head into D-I season with young roster
CRANSTON – After graduating a good amount of seniors this past spring, the Mount Saint Charles Academy girls’ volleyball team is trying to learn each other and find how to gel during the early... more

Rough start to D-I season for Smithfield

Girls’ soccer team suffers losses to Cumberland, La Salle
CUMBERLAND – It was a soaker last Thursday night at Tucker Field, as the Smithfield High girls’ soccer team struggled against Cumberland, falling 6-0 in Division I play. “Cumberland came out and they... more

Cumberland tops Lincoln for Jimmy Fund title

Tourney champs produce 6-0 record in tournament, post 8-2 win in finals against neighboring rivals
WOONSOCKET – For the first time in about a decade, the Cumberland Youth Baseball/Softball League’s Minor Division (ages 8-10) all-star baseball team has won the Woonsocket Little League’s Jim Carr... more

Ponaganset boys’ soccer team falls to NP

Chieftains rebound from season-opening loss to defeat Paul Cuffee
GLOCESTER – Despite a quick goal in the first minute of last Tuesday’s Division III high school boys’ soccer game, Ponaganset lost its momentum and was overtaken by North Providence, 4-1. “You get a... more

NP football team holds off Davies in D-IV opener

PAWTUCKET -- The North Providence High football team kicked off its Division IV season on Friday night with a 16-14 victory over Davies Tech in the first high school game at Pawtucket’s Vets Park in... more

Saints stun Skippers in football opener; Shea blanks Moses Brown

PAWTUCKET – The St. Raphael Academy football team raised plenty of eyebrows in its season opener last Saturday afternoon at Max Read Field. The Saints, who boast one of the state’s top Division II... more

Edd Pedro’s ‘Fight for a Cure’ Wiffle Ball tournament raises $27K

PAWTUCKET – Back in action after a year’s absence, the 17th annual Edd Pedro’s “Fight for a Cure” Wiffle Ball event on Aug. 8 at Slater Park was a huge success, with 32 teams hoping to capture this... more

Jim Carr Memorial Jimmy Fund Golf Tournament raises over $14K

PROVIDENCE – The 28th annual Woonsocket Little League’s Jim Carr Memorial Jimmy Fund Golf Tournament, which was held on Aug. 21 at Triggs Memorial Golf Course, was again a big success, as the tourney... more