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Beach boys

Woonsocket’s Gould brothers claim fifth place in USA Volleyball Junior Beach Tour nationals’ U18 division
WOONSOCKET – Brett and Dan Gould literally took the long road to get to last month’s USA Volleyball Junior Beach Tour Championships in Siesta Keys, Fla. And once they arrived in the Sunshine State,... more

Red Sox, Twins take RBI titles

Defending Junior champions finish season unbeaten; Seniors crown inaugural champs
PAWTUCKET – After appearing in the Junior Division finals only once in the first two decades of the RBI Baseball League’s existence, the Red Sox have made up for lost time. Last Wednesday night at... more

Hot wheels

Smithfield’s Bailey siblings represent R.I. at BMX World Championships
SMITHFIELD – While some children spent this summer participating in different sports, two siblings from Smithfield were busy training for the BMX World Championships that were held in Rock Hill, S.C... more

KFC strikes first in NP-Smithfield Babe Ruth finals

Catone helps two-time defending champs top Pauly Penta’s in opener of title series
NORTH PROVIDENCE – KFC landed the first punch in its best-of-five championship series against Pauly Penta’s Deli, as the two-time defending North Providence-Smithfield Babe Ruth League champions... more

The kids are alright…again

Assumption-bound Mardo claims CumberlandFest 5K; Clippers’ Anderson defeats three-time women’s champ
CUMBERLAND – Ryan Mardo kept the youth movement alive and well at last Saturday morning’s 27th annual CumberlandFest 5K. The recent Cumberland High School graduate, who will join his brother, Will,... more

Sher-Le-Mon wins 21st straight N.S.L. diving title

SEEKONK, Mass. – For the 21st straight summer, the Sher-Le-Mon diving team is the champion of the Narragansett Swim League, thanks to its exeptional performance at the All-Pool Diving Meet that was... more

Fuller Stingrays claim second place at Narragansett Swim League meet

PROVIDENCE – The MacColl YMCA's Fuller Stingrays youth swim team took second place out of 10 teams in the Narragansett Swim League championship meet that took place on Aug. 5 and 6. The Kendbrin Swim... more

Smithfield’s Torregrossa earns spot in RIIL Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017

PROVIDENCE – Smithfield High athletic director and wrestling coach Tony Torregrossa will be among the dozen members of the Class of 2017 that will be inducted into the Rhode Island Interscholastic... more

Former MSC goalie Boucher heads to RIIL Hall of Fame

PROVIDENCE – Former Mount Saint Charles Academy and National Hockey League goaltender Brian Boucher will be among the dozen members of the Class of 2017 that will be inducted into the Rhode Island... more

Six teams repeat as Gator’s Pub Summer Volleyball League regular-season champs

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Ten teams recently captured regular-season titles in the Gator’s Pub Summer Volleyball League, with six of them, Four Play (Monday Any 4’s), Simply Smashing (Monday Ladies 4’s),... more

Woonsocket all-stars defeat Lincoln to capture Jim Carr Memorial Jimmy Fund tourney crown

WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket captured its first Jim Carr Memorial Jimmy Fund Tournament championship since 2011 last Friday night by posting a 7-1 victory over Lincoln at Hartnett Field. Woonsocket, which... more