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Seniors Sophia Pezza, Yuliandra Henriquez and Fransheka Gauthier (from left to right) along with fellow co-captain Stephanie Ferreira were recognized by the EPHS girls' soccer mates in their final high school game Friday night, Oct. 24.

East Providence High girls’ soccer finishes off winless fall

East Providence High girls’ soccer finishes off winless fall

EAST PROVIDENCE — The struggle which was the 2014 season for the East Providence High School girls’ soccer team came to an end Friday night, Oct. 24, at Pierce Field with the Townies losing to reigning Division II championship Pilgrim, 6-1. Almost fittingly for the Townies in their winless campaign, they made several mistakes in

EPHS Chorus members Lauren Vine, Cassandra Marques-Leach, Rachel Vandal, Deja Oakes, Jena Pothier, Marina Ramso, Shawn Contente, Juliet Antonio, Michaela Alarie, Carina Ferriera and Briana Medeiros rehearse.

East Providence High Chorus performs with Foxborough counterparts

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School Student Chorus has been invited to participate in the annual Chorus and Orchestra “Voices & Strings” concert performance by its counterpart from Foxborough High later this month. David Piper, the chorus director at Foxborough, reached out to EPHS Chorus director Maryann Lasorsa during the spring about doing


Change comes to East Providence-LaSalle football rivalry

EAST PROVIDENCE — For the first time in the 86-year history of their tradition-rich rivalry, the East Providence High School and LaSalle Academy football teams will meet in a regularly scheduled game not originally intended to be played on Thanksgiving Day. The Rhode Island Interscholastic League saw fit in the spring to change its scheduling

Jay Monteiro is the new head football coach at East Providence High School.

East Providence High football begins anew under Monteiro

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Jay Monteiro Era officially began last week as the East Providence High School football team opened up its Division I regular season with ahard-fought 34-14 loss to Bishop Hendricken. Coach Monteiro takes over the reins of the program after John “Sandy” Gorham resigned the post following an extremely successful two-decade run.

Photo by Richard W. Dionne Jr. — Luis Carvalho (left) and Isadore Ramos were each honored during the formal dedication of the refurbished EPHS gym Friday night, Sept. 19.

East Providence gym is formally dedicated in honor of Ramos, Carvalho

EAST PROVIDENCE — Over a year in the making, the refurbished gymnasium at East Providence High School was finally and formally opened and dedicated during a ceremony prior to the Townies girls’ volleyball match the evening of Friday, Sept. 19. Those who spearheaded the 2013 renovation of the six-decade old facility, including community organizer John


East Providence High gym dedication ceremony takes place September 19

EAST PROVIDENCE — The refurbished East Providence High School gymnasium, now hosting its second term of athletic competitions, will be at the forefront Friday night, Sept. 19, when the facility and the floor are dedicated in the honor of legendary school figures. Prior to the Townies girls’ volleyball match against visiting Ponaganset, the floor of

Lineman Dajon Pereira celebrates with Trystan Casey after the latter scored the first E.P. touchdown Friday night.

East Providence High football opens season with a victory

PROVIDENCE — Off and running early, the East Providence High School football team needed to fend off host Mt. Pleasant late as the Townies opened up their 2014 regular season with a 40-24 non-league victory over the Kilties Friday night, Sept. 12, at Conley Stadium. The Townies, of Division I, never trailed against the Kilties,

East Providence senior captain Yulie Henriquez scored the lone goal for the locals in a season-opening loss to Westerly, September 4.

East Providence drops girls’ soccer season opener to Westerly

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ soccer club opened up its 2014 Division II-Central regular season Thursday night, Sept. 4, at Pierce Stadium with a hard-fought 3-1 loss to visiting Westerly in a crossover contest against the II-South Bulldogs. Senior captain Yulie Henriquez netted the lone goal off an assist by Julia Andrade

East Providence senior Marina Ramos taps the ball over the net for a townies point during their home game against LaSalle on Wednesday night. 
Photos by Rich Dionne

East Providence is sluggish in opening girls’ volleyball victory

EAST PROVIDENCE — Though not the crispest of openers in the mind of head coach Alex Butler, the East Providence High School girls’ volleyball team opened up its Division I-North regular season slate Wednesday night, Sept. 3, in city with a 3-0 whitewash of rival LaSalle. The Townies defeated the Rams by the scores of

The EPHS girls' soccer team took up the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge" Thursday, Aug. 28.

East Providence girls’ soccer squad takes ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ soccer team took and offered up the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge” Thursday afternoon, Aug. 28, after the Townies’ preseason practice. EPHS head coach Angelo Pizzi noted the Townies donated over $100 to ALS and challenged every other athletic program and coaches to get doused in the