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Kyron Lopes' touchdown accounted for the winning margin as LaSalle defeated East Providence on Thanksgiving Day.

Rams give ‘thanks’ for holiday win over Townies

Rams give ‘thanks’ for holiday win over Townies

EAST PROVIDENCE — Kyron Lopes’ five-yard touchdown run proved the difference in LaSalle Academy’s  24-21 win over East Providence in the 86th annual Thanksgiving Day game between the sides played Thursday, Nov. 27. On the 75th anniversary of Pierce Memorial Stadium the contest was one of the many great games played at there through the


Thanksgiving Day football: LaSalle outlasts East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE —  LaSalle Academy outlasted East Providence, 24-21, to win the 86th edition of the teams’ Thanksgiving Day football classic Thursday, Nov. 27, at Pierce Memorial Stadium. The Rams held a 17-14 lead at halftime courtesy of an Andrew Salzillo field goal, which barely made it over the crossbar. The Townies’ scores came on

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East Providence eyes ending LaSalle’s Thanksgiving Day run

EAST PROVIDENCE —  For the first time in the 86-year history of the LaSalle Academy and East Providence High School Thanksgiving Day football rivalry the holiday contest will be a non-league game. Adding to the story line, the Rams have won the last seven holiday meetings between the sides and with a win over Cranston

LaSalle junior outside linebacker abnd city resident Tim Faria moves in on the Cranston-East QB.

City natives Pena, McLean help LaSalle reach Super Bowl

PROVIDENCE —  Nicholas Varrichione’s interception return for a touchdown proved to be the difference as unbeaten and top-seeded LaSalle Academy defeated fourth-seeded Cranston East, 14-7, in a Division I football playoff semifinal contest played Friday night, Nov. 21. The game was a thriller that came down to the last minutes. At a cold and blustery

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 — 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

Photo by Alex Watrous — Cranston East's Marquem Monroe is pursued by East Providence's Jaxin Smith (left) during Sunday's game.

Cranston East beats East Providence in Division I football

EAST PROVIDENCE —  The East Providence High School football teams struggled running the ball the entire game while Cranston East scored all of its points on the ground as the visiting Thunderbolts rushed their way to a 25-0 victory over the Townies in a Division I contest at a blustery, muddy Pierce Memorial Stadium Sunday

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East Providence-Cranston East football game postponed

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School football game scheduled for Saturday evening, Nov 1, at 7 o’clock against visiting Cranston East at Pierce Stadium has been postponed due to inclement weather. Instead, the 1-5 Townies and 1-4 Thunderbolts will attempt to get their Division I contest on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 2, at 1


Chase’s pick-six helps East Providence earn first D-I football win

SOUTH KINGSTOWN — Jayden Chase’s second interception of the year, which he took all the back for a pick-six, was the difference as the East Providence High School football team earned its first Division I win of the year, 9-7 victory over host South Kingstown Saturday afternoon, Oct. 25, at Curtis Corner Middle School. The