Sports

Watch out for Ponaganset!

After placing second at last season’s state meet, veteran wrestling squad set sights on R.I., New England titles
GLOCESTER – After taking second place in last year’s state championship meet, the Ponaganset High wrestling team is striving for not only the school’s first wrestling state title this season, but... more

Lima takes over boys’ track program

Cumberland head football coach replaces Kenwood, looks to continue team’s success
CUMBERLAND – Josh Lima knows that he has huge shoes to fill as the new head coach of the Cumberland High boys’ indoor track and field team. Not only is he inheriting a squad that hasn’t lost a... more

Mount takes ice with young team

Mounties bounce back from season-opening defeat with 2-0 triumph over La Salle
WOONSOCKET – After dropping its first Division I game of the year to Smithfield last Friday night at Adelard Arena, it was evident that the Mount St. Charles Academy boys’ varsity hockey team had... more

Sentinels await another dogfight in D-I

Boys’ hockey team opens season with 5-3 win over Mount
WOONSOCKET – The Smithfield High boys’ hockey team came out fast and physical against Mount St. Charles Academy last Friday night and ended up taking a 5-3 victory in their Division I season opener... more

Boxing legend Holyfield endorses Kahn-Clary

Former Shea student wins WBC USNBC championship at Strand boxing show
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PROVIDENCE – When a former four-time world heavyweight champion, who is regarded as one of the greatest boxers of all time, thinks the world of you, that means something. And Evander Holyfield, who... more

PSW opens D-II season with win

SRA players help co-op hockey team skate past N.K., 4-1
PAWTUCKET – Despite missing one of its senior captains, the Providence Country Day/St. Raphael Academy/Wheeler co-op hockey team didn’t miss a beat in taking down North Kingstown, 4-1, in their... more

Puck drops on J/NP’s season

Co-op hockey team welcomes big cast of returnees, four promising freshmen to Div. III campaign
NORTH SMITHFIELD – When it came to high-scoring high school hockey games last season, not many teams skated in as many as the Johnston/North Providence co-op team did. Fifteen of Johnston/NP’s 18... more

Gridiron Club’s 
annual MVP
Night is Dec. 13

PROVIDENCE – The Providence Gridiron Club will host its annual MVP Night, an evening honoring the offensive and defensive Most Valuable Players from all the football-playing high schools in the state... more

Woonsocket’s Switzer is D-I field hockey coach of year at Bay View

EAST PROVIDENCE – Woonsocket native Hilary Switzer, who this past season, coached the Bay View Academy field hockey team to its best record since 2013, was named the Division I Coach of the Year by... more

Cumberland’s Giorgio receives New England football honor at Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The honors continued to roll in for Cumberland’s Nick Giorgio, a junior defensive end on the Springfield College football team, as last week, he earned a spot on the New England... more

Lincoln Lions’ U10 football team loses first two games of AYF Nationals

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – The Lincoln Lions’ U10 football team’s trip to the AYF (American Youth Football) National Championships turned out to be a bumpy one. The Lions suffered back-to-back 35-0 losses at... more

Home Run Heroes’ baseball gear collection is Dec. 16

LINCOLN – Home Run Heroes will be holding its 8th annual collection drive for new and lightly used baseball gear on Saturday, Dec. 16, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 3 Westwood Road in Lincoln. The... more