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Jessica Delawder dives head first into second base, avoiding a Portsmouth tag.

Mt. Hope softball team takes down Portsmouth

Mt. Hope softball team takes down Portsmouth

The Mt. Hope Softball team rode the momentum of a massive fifth inning to take a solid victory in Portsmouth Thursday afternoon, beating the Patriots, 10-7. After allowing four runs to Portsmouth in the bottom of the fourth, the Huskies rallied to score six times in the fifth frame, proving to be too much offense


Barrington girls win state hockey title … again

The Barrington-Portsmouth Girls Hockey team captured the Rhode Island Division II State Championship Thursday evening in Providence, beating Lincoln-Cumberland, 5-2, to secure a two game sweep of the series. This was the Eagles second straight state title. “It feels amazing [to win again]; I think it feels even better than last year,” said head coach

Barrington freshman Allison Kelsey reacts after scoring the game-winning goal on Wednesday night.

Eagles pass tough test in first game of girls’ hockey state finals

The Barrington-Portsmouth girls hockey co-op is one win away from the Rhode Island Division II State Championship after beating Lincoln-Cumberland 6-5 in double overtime at the Meehan Auditorium at Brown University on Wednesday night. The Eagles needed an extra 10 minutes to take a 1-0 lead in the best of three series. A win tonight

Barrington-Portsmouth girls’ hockey co-op defeats Cranston, qualifies for state finals

The Barrington-Portsmouth girls’ hockey co-op will play Lincoln-Cumberland in the D-II finals this week after defeating the Cranston co-op in back-to-back games last weekend. The Eagles outscored Cranston 5-1 between the two games, including a 3-0 shutout in the deciding game Saturday night. Barrington-Portsmouth plays the first game in its best of three series with

Goalie Sophie Faxon makes a save during Monday night's game.

Barrington High School girls’ hockey wins on senior night

The Barrington-Portsmouth co-op girls’ hockey team won its regular season finale Monday night, Feb. 25, beating the Lincoln/Cumberland Lions, 4-1, at the Portsmouth Abbey hockey rink. The Eagles honored seniors Katie Saunders, Jessica Doherty and Rachel Day before the game, and ended these girls’ regular season hockey careers with a solid victory. “[I’m] really happy


Barrington High School boys’ basketball defeats Prout in state quarterfinals

The Barrington High School boys’ basketball team picked up a solid win in their first Division II tournament game, beating the Crusaders of the Prout School, 51-36,  Wednesday night at East Providence High School. The Eagles, the fifth ranked team in the tournament, controlled the tempo of the game throughout, never letting Prout get comfortable