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Lions’ U11 team roars into AYF nationals

Fresh off fourth straight Super Bowl title, Lincoln tops Meriden Raiders in regional finals
LINCOLN – The Lincoln Lions’ U11 football team are heading to the AYF (American Youth Football) National Championships this weekend, thanks to the Lions’ 26-7 triumph over the Meriden (Conn.) Raiders... more

Allen takes soccer talents to B.C.

Smithfield native, La Salle senior inks NLI to continue career with Eagles
SMITHFIELD – For most of her life, La Salle Academy senior and Smithfield native Zoie Allen had wanted to attend Boston College. On Nov. 13, her wish finally came true: Allen joined some of her LSA... more

Scituate, Prout begin co-op hockey program

After spending last four seasons with Woonsocket in D-III, Spartan players will skate in D-I
SCITUATE – For the past four winters, Scituate and Woonsocket had teamed up to form a co-op high school hockey squad, with two seasons resulting in second-place finishes in the Division III standings... more

Cumberland runners rule Foot Locker regionals

Magill repeats as Northeast Masters champion; Mongeau, Molis, Walker, Gilson earn medals
NEW YORK – There was a strong Cumberland presence at last Saturday’s Foot Locker Northeast Regional Cross Country Championships at Van Cortlandt Park, with a handful of runners bringing home medals... more

All-Star Cricket Club seeks players for youth team

Indoor season begins this month at Wide World of Indoor Sports
NORTH SMITHFIELD – The All-Star Cricket Club, which features several players from Rhode Island and Massachusetts, started its youth cricket coaching program earlier this year with a vision to create... more

Kiser enjoys record-breaking season opener at Bard

North Providence native nets program-best 48 points in win over Bay Path
HUDSON, N.Y. – North Providence native Christina Kiser, who is a sophomore guard on the Bard College women’s basketball team, kicked off her season in style on Friday, Nov. 15, by scoring a game-high... more

NP Pool & Fitness Center announces schedule for winter swim lessons

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Pool & Fitness Center is offering group and private swim lessons this winter for anyone interested in learning to become better, more proficient swimmers.... more

NP’s Bouthillette wins R.I. Family Turkey Trot 5K

AWTUCKET – North Providence native and Georgetown University senior cross country runner Matt Bouthillette made the most out of his return home for the Thanksgiving break by capturing the R.I. Family... more

SRA’s Mayol, Kipyego, Magill capture honors at Foot Locker Northeast Regional X-C meet

NEW YORK – From the young runners to the head coach, the St. Raphael Academy cross country program enjoyed a banner day at last Saturday’s season-ending Foot Locker Northeast Regional Championships... more

Saints race past Quakers in Thanksgiving Eve duel

SMITHFIELD – The Saint Raphael Academy football team erupted for 26 points in the second quarter of last week’s Thanksgiving Eve game against Moses Brown before exiting Bryant University with a 34-14... more

BVP’s Noris is top female finisher at Pawtucket’s R.I. Family Turkey Trot 5K

PAWTUCKET – Cumberland native and Blackstone Valley Prep sophomore Lucy Noris was the top female finisher at last Thursday morning’s R.I. Family Turkey Trot 5K that took place last Thursday morning... more

Adeyeye cops GNAC Rookie of Year soccer honor at Anna Maria

PAXTON, Mass. – Woonsocket’s Hezekiah Adeyeye recently wrapped up his outstanding freshman season on the Anna Maria College men’s soccer team by receiving GNAC (Great Northeast Athletic Conference)... more

NSYSA hosts general meeting on Dec. 9 at Slatersville Church

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The North Smithfield Youth Soccer Association will hold its annual General Meeting of the Corporation on Monday, Dec. 9, at 7 p.m. in the basement meeting room of the Slatersville... more