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East Providence youth baseball teams continue tourney runs

East Providence youth baseball teams continue tourney runs

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Riverside Post 10 American Legion Baseball Junior Division team suffered its first loss of the summer Tuesday night, July 28, in the winners’ bracket portion of the state tournament. Post 10, the top seed, fell to second-seeded South Kingstown Post 39 by a 3-0 count. Riverside (20-1) remains alive in the

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East Providence ‘nines’ win state baseball tourney openers

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Rumford Little League Junior League All Stars and the Riverside Post 10 American Legion Junior Division squad each won their opening round state tournament games Saturday, July 25. Rumford defeated Glocester, 7-2, in the Little League state tourney being played in Cumberland at Bentley Field. Nate Pimental was the winning pitcher

Photo by Tim Marshall: The Riverside 9-10 Minor Stars huddle during their game against Barrington.

Gallery: Riverside 9-10 Minor Stars lose to Barrington

BARRINGTON — Host Barrington defeated Riverside, 11-2, in the District 2 Little League 9-10 Minor Baseball Division All Star tournament Friday night, July 18. Both teams entered the contest unbeaten, playing in the winners’ bracket final. Barrington advances to the championship round while Riverside slipped into the losers’ bracket final Sunday night, July 20, at

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Townies revel in school’s first ever baseball title

PAWTUCKET — For the first time in school history, the East Providence High baseball program claimed a championship, beating North Smithfield for the Division II title on Wednesday, June 18, at McCoy Stadium. The Townies’ secured the 3-1 victory in Game 2 of the teams’ best-of-three series despite a late surge by the Northmen in

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East Providence High School baseball team wins Division II title

PAWTUCKET — For the first time in the school’s history, the East Providence High School baseball team became the Division II Rhode Island State Champions, beating North Smithfield in game two on Wednesday, June 18. The Townies’ secured the 3-1 victory in the seventh inning, holding North Smithfield scoreless in their last at bat, with

Photo by Rich Dionne: Keith Grant delivers a pitch for the Townies during their Game 1 win over Central, June 8, in the Division II playoff semifinals.

East Providence sweeps Central out of Division II baseball semis

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School baseball team bashed its way to the Division II championship series final over the last two days, sweeping Central in the sides’ semifinal playoff series played June 8 and 9 at Pierce Field in city. The top-seeded Townies won both games via the 10-Run Rule, taking the

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East Providence hosts Central in Division II baseball semifinal opener

EAST PROVIDENCE — It took a few extra days, but the East Providence High School baseball team finally found out its opponent in a best-of-three Division II playoff semifinals series. The top-seeded Townies will face a familiar foe in the final four after 14th-seeded Central completed its upset run to the Pod III regional title

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East Providence High baseball nine wins Division II regional, advances to semifinals

EAST PROVIDENCE — Halted a year ago at the same point, the top-seeded East Providence High School baseball team advanced to the semifinals of the 2014 Division II championship tournament by virtue of its 3-2 victory over visiting and ninth-seeded Narragansett Wednesday afternoon, June 4, at Pierce Field. The win capped a three-game sweep by

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East Providence High advances to Division II baseball group final

EAST PROVIDENCE — Top-seeded East Providence High School will square off against Narragansett in the final round of the Division II baseball Pod I regional Wednesday afternoon, June 4, at Pierce Field. First pitch is scheduled for 4 o’clock. The Townies enter the contest unbeaten in pod play after having dispatched Tiverton and the same

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