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Members of the PHS varsity girls' soccer team celebrate Tuesday night.

Portsmouth High girls’ soccer team advances in playoffs

Portsmouth High girls’ soccer team advances in playoffs

PORTMOUTH — The lady Patriots of the Portsmouth High School girls’ soccer team emerged victorious Tuesday night after their first-round playoff matchup against the Eagles of Barrington High School. Portsmouth won the game, 3-0, and advanced to the next round of the Division 1 playoffs. The PHS squad went into the playoffs as the fifth seed

Newtown High School girls' soccer team captains (from left) Tess Murray, Anna Northrop and Lindsey Jagoe shake hands with Portsmouth captains Jessica Kaufman and Leah Hibbad before their match at Roger Williams University Saturday night.

Final score didn’t matter, Portsmouth team’s gesture did

BRISTOL — When the last whistle was blown Saturday night, the Newtown High School girls’ soccer team had defeated Portsmouth High by a score of 2-1. The outcome of the game was hardly the focus, however. This was about one team reaching out to a wounded community. The exhibition game, held at Roger Williams University (RWU)

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