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Friday was Senior Night for the EPHS football team members in the Class of 2015.

East Providence edges Cranston West in Division I football finale

East Providence edges Cranston West in Division I football finale

EAST PROVIDENCE — Justin Johnson’s one-yard run in the fourth quarter proved the difference as the East Providence High School football team concluded its 2014 Division I regular season schedule with a 19-12 victory over visiting Cranston West Friday night, Nov. 7, at Pierce Stadium. Johnson set up his touchdown with a long run on

The Eagles signal a touchdown after junior full back Nicholas DiPaola ran in for a score with under two minutes to go in the fourth quarter to give Barrington a, 22-16, lead.  Photos by Rich Dionne

Barrington holds off Cumberland, wins 22-16

The Barrington High School football team kept its postseason hopes alive for a Division I playoff berth, with a 22-16 win over Cumberland at Victory Field Friday night. Barrington overcame a sluggish start and held on with a last minute fourth quarter defensive stand. Cumberland trailed 22-16 with 1:30 left to play and quickly marched

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Barrington football in a must-win game tonight

Hopes for a postseason berth in Division I hang in the balance tonight, Nov. 7, when the Barrington High School football team hosts Cumberland. The game starts at 7 p.m. at Victory Field. The Eagles’ record slipped to 3-3 last week after a 17-15 loss to Portsmouth in a turnover-plagued performance. Barrington fumbled the ball

Patriots teammates celebrate with senior forward Kelley Coyne (left) after she scored Portsmouth's second goal to go up, 2-0, during their semifinals game against rival Mt. Hope. Photos by Rich Dionne

Portsmouth girls go for state soccer title Saturday

PORTSMOUTH – One more win and the Portsmouth High School varsity girls’ soccer team can kiss those bad memories of previous playoff losses goodbye. The Patriots soundly defeated Mt. Hope High School 5-1 in Wednesday night’s semifinal matchup at Johnston High School, setting up a Division-1 state title game against La Salle Academy, at 3 p.m.

Senior Samantha Silvia spikes the ball  as Ursuline players try to defend during Friday's playoff match.

Ursuline spikes Westport from volleyball tourney

Their season came to an end at the hands of a tall, powerful Ursuline squad, but Coach Mike King said the Westport volleyball players “have every reason to hold their heads high.” “It’s the first time that Westport has been to the tournament in a long time —that’s what they should remember.” And in many

Barrington's Mars Bishop pushes toward the finish line at states.

Barrington boys finish fifth at cross country states

The Barrington High School boys’ cross country team placed five runners in the top 40 and finished fifth at the state championship race on Sunday. Sam Somera was Barrington’s top finisher, placing 17th with a time of 16:51. Mars Bishop finished in 22nd place with a time of 17:02, while Gerald Guerrieri was 24th, finishing