Sports

Davies names Cabral head football coach

Phys ed teacher brings two decades of coaching experience in East Bay to new program
LINCOLN – The Davies Tech football program has found the head coach that will lead the Patriots into their inaugural season in the Rhode Island Interscholastic League. And the school found the... more

New coach, same old Cumberland

Smith-led wrestling team owns 12-2 overall record, top-three tourney finishes
CUMBERLAND – The head coach is brand new, but not much else has changed with this season’s Cumberland High wrestling team. And aside from a bout with the injury bug, the post-Steve Gordon era has... more

Sentinels take thriller from Clippers

Down by 13, boys’ hoop team evens Div. I record by grabbing 60-58 win
SMITHFIELD – The Smithfield High boys’ basketball team was simply determined not to be denied a big win on its home floor last Friday night, as they battled back to pick up a 60-58 victory over... more

Third year’s the charm for Northmen

Indoor track and field teams seek winning dual-meet records, excellence at class, state championship meets
NORTH SMITHFIELD – Starting a high school sports program is never easy. Beginning an indoor track and field program is truly challenging, especially with all the different events it encompasses and... more

Clippers capture clash with Chieftains

Back in Div. II after spending last two seasons in D-I, hockey team improves to 6-0
HARRISVILLE – The last two undefeated hockey teams in Division II finally faced off against each other last Saturday night at Levy Arena, and it was Cumberland, thanks to a pair of goals in the... more

N.S. boys’ hoop team begins turnaround

After starting D-III season with 1-4 record, Northmen bounce back to down EWG
NORTH SMITHFIELD – With four starters, including a pair of 1,000-point scorers, and almost everyone else back from a squad that posted a 12-5 record to earn a share of the Division III-North regular-... more

Future (and present) look bright for NP

Wrestling team grabs fourth D-I victory by pinning La Salle
NORTH PROVIDENCE – When veteran North Providence High wrestling coach Richard Torti put together his starting lineup at the beginning of last season, he filled it with talented freshmen and... more

Tolman/Shea wrestlers roll to 5-1

Co-op squad continues best D-II season in five years by sweeping tri-meet
SMITHFIELD – After winning a total of just five meets during the past two seasons, the Tolman/Shea co-op wrestling squad has already produced that many victories in only six Division II-B meets this... more

Clippers hand Chieftains first defeat

Hockey team slips to 7-1 in D-II, faces N.K. on Sunday at Dunkin’ Donuts Center
HARRISVILLE – The last two undefeated hockey teams in Division II finally faced off against each other last Saturday night at Levy Arena, and it was Cumberland, thanks to a pair of goals in the... more

Comeback helps Raiders sink Mariners

Boys’ basketball team erases 18-point deficit in second half to nip defending D-II champs
PAWTUCKET – Down by 18 points early in the second half of its Division II showdown with defending D-II champion Narragansett last Wednesday night, the Shea High boys’ basketball team enforced its... more

NP swim teams finally return home to defeat East Providence

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence High boys’ and girls’ swim teams made the most out of their first home meets in nearly a month last Thursday by sweeping East Providence in their Brother... more

Registrations begin for NP-Smithfield Babe Ruth League

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence-Smithfield Babe Ruth League has started taking online registrations for the upcoming 2019 season for all 13, 14 and 15-year-old candidates from North... more

North Providence L.L. signups continue Saturday at library

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The newly formed North Providence Little League will hold its registration sessions for the upcoming season on the next four Saturdays (from Jan. 19 to Feb. 9) from 10:30 a.m. to 2... more

Darlington Girls’ Softball League plans signups

PAWTUCKET – The Darlington Girls’ Softball League, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this spring, is currently accepting online registrations at www.darlingtongirlssoftballleague.com and has... more