Sports

SRA girls repeat as D-III champs

Volleyball team bounces back from opening-set loss to net 3-1 victory over Rogers
PROVIDENCE – After suffering one of its most lopsided losses of the season in the opening set of last Saturday night’s Division III championship match against Rogers High, the St. Raphael Academy... more

A comeback for a championship

Down 0-2, Woonsocket girls’ volleyball team rallies back to stun PCD for Division IV crown, end program’s 32-year title drought
PROVIDENCE – Wayne Poitras kept the faith. After watching his Woonsocket High girls’ volleyball team play its worst two sets of the season at the worst possible time – last Saturday afternoon’s... more

Saints punch Super Bowl tickets

Ground game keys 34-14 win over Westerly; SRA duels Barrington for D-II title
PAWTUCKET – The St. Raphael Academy football team hit the ground running in its Division II semifinal-round game against Westerly High last Friday at Max Read Field. Senior Kai Meerbott returned the... more

Ponaganset grabs Super Bowl berth

Undefeated Chieftains stave off EWG/Prout in D-IV semis, face Narragansett in next Sunday’s title game in Cranston
GLOCESTER – In an undefeated season that has seen the Ponaganset High football team deliver its share of lopsided victories, only one team, the Exeter-West Greenwich/Prout co-op squad, has taken the... more

NP golf team tops Johnston, Scituate, hikes record to 3-2

Previte delivers career-best round of 41
CRANSTON – Improvement has been the name of the game for this spring’s North Providence High golf team, and on Monday afternoon at Alpine Country Club, two first-year players carded season-best... more

Cumberland falls to Central in D-I semis

Shorthanded Clippers give unbeaten Knights a run for their money, but suffer 14-6 defeat
CUMBERLAND – The Cumberland High football team was a banged-up bunch – with a handful of starters playing out of position and untested freshmen and sophomores called upon to help fill in the blanks... more

Clippers’ golf team breaks out to 5-0 start in North Division

Cumberland boasts 18 players (including 12 seniors) on roster
LINCOLN – At a time when some high school sports programs in this state have seen a decline in participation because of the COVID-19 pandemic, veteran Cumberland High golf coach James Dickinson has... more

Smithfield’s Colbert shatters UNH record in discus again

LOWELL, Mass. – Former Smithfield High All-State thrower Alyssa Colbert, who is a graduate student on the University of New Hampshire women’s track and field team, was recently named the America East... more

RBI Baseball League announces signups for summer season

PAWTUCKET – The Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket’s RBI Baseball League is currently holding signups for the upcoming season, and the deadline to sign up is June 12. The Junior RBI League is for... more

Lincoln's Thibaudeau captures Little East’s hammer championship with RIC track team

NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Lincoln’s Matt Thibaudeau, who is a junior thrower on the Rhode Island College men’s outdoor track and field team, captured the Little East Conference championship in the 35-... more

Smithfield’s Shea, Blais earn LEC weekly honors for RIC’s undefeated tennis team

PROVIDENCE – For the second time this spring, a former Smithfield High tennis player was named the Little East Conference’s Player of the Week for his solid contributions on the Rhode Island College... more

Gator’s Pub Summer Volleyball League welcomes 79 teams

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The Gator’s Pub Summer Volleyball League recently began its 31st season on its popular outdoor sand courts by welcoming 79 teams to its 10 divisions. Here’s a look at the league’s... more

Jason Forget Memorial Golf Tournament returns to Triggs on June 18

PROVIDENCE – Plans are being finalized for this year’s 8th annual Jason Forget Memorial Jimmy Fund Golf Tournament, which will return to Triggs Memorial Golf Course in Providence on Friday, June 18.... more