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Photo by Alex Watrous: Riverside's Adam Duarte attempts to avoid the tag at second during Post 10's semifinal series game against Woonsocket, July 30.

Riverside Post 10 reaches Jr. Legion state final

Riverside Post 10 reaches Jr. Legion state final

EAST PROVIDENCE — First in the standings for a second consecutive regular season, the Riverside Post 10 Junior Division American Legion baseball team will attempt to claim the state title for a second summer in a row beginning this weekend. Post 10 entered the Rhode Island American Legion Baseball League playoffs as the top seed

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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Jasiah Hatch agrees with the umpire after sliding into a close play at home plate and scoring the Townies first run in the first inning of their playoff game against Tiverton at Pierce Field on Thursday.

East Providence High squads drop two of three Thursday playoff outings

EAST PROVIDENCE — Three home playoff games Thursday, May 29, for East Providence High School spring sports teams ended with the Townies going a combined 1-and-2 for the day. The Townies were winners in baseball, but dropped outings in fast-pitch softball and boys’ volleyball. Baseball The EPHS baseball nine, the top-seed in the Division II

Keith Grant allowed just two hits in the Townies' 13-0 playoff shutout of Narragansett.

East Providence High teams open spring playoffs

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence High School sends three of its spring teams into championship tournaments beginning this week, the Townies being represented by their softball, baseball and boys’ volleyball clubs. The EPHS softball team enters the Division I state championship tournament as the fourth seed. The Townies, LaSalle and Cumberland each finished in a

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