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Senior guards Rylee Leonard (left) and Sofia Cabral embrace after the victory. Photos by Rich Dionne

Bay View rallies past rival Rams for girls’ hoops state title

Bay View rallies past rival Rams for girls’ hoops state title

KINGSTON — Bay View Academy captured the first Rhode Island Interscholastic League girls’ basketball open state tournament title with a 54-39 victory over rival LaSalle Sunday afternoon, March 15, at the University of Rhode Island’s Ryan Center. The Bengals, seeded second in the state tourney field, rallied from a seven-point deficit at halftime (22-15) to

Photo by Tim Marshall — Senior Sam Crosby and her EPHS girls' hoops teammates likely face "must-win" scenarios the rest of the way if they hope to make the playoffs, starting with Friday night's game against Mt. Hope.

East Providence girls’ cagers face ‘must-win’ games in pursuit of a playoff bid

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ basketball team still has playoff aspirations with just three league games left in their schedule. The Townies play host to Mt. Hope Friday night, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. in what is basically a “must-win” from their perspective. East Providence currently sits in seventh in the


Barrington High upsets top-seeded Bay View in the Division I girls’ hoops semifinals

PROVIDENCE — A year after reaching the finals, the Barrington High School girls’ basketball team will once again play for the Division I state championship after the Eagles upset No. 1-seeded and previously league unbeaten Bay View, 43-42, Tuesday night, March 18, in the second of two semifinal playoff games held at Rhode Island College’s


Bay View, Barrington High girls’ cagers win Division I quarterfinal hoop games

PROVIDENCE — Seeding held form on the top side of the Division I girls’ basketball state championship tournament bracket Friday night, March 14, at Rhode Island College’s Walsh Gym as No. 1 Bay View and No. 4 Barrington High School won their respective quarterfinal round games. Unbeaten at 18-0 during the regular season, Bay View


Tiverton tops East Providence in girls’ hoops

 EAST PROVIDENCE — The Tiverton and host East Providence High School girls’ basketball teams wrapped up their respective Division II-East regular season schedules Thursday night, March 6, the visiting Tigers earning a 56-40 victory over the Townies. Sam Sando led three Tiverton players in double figures, scoring a game-best 17 points. Avery Pacheco and Sarah

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‘Pink Out’ proves successful on, off court for East Providence High girls’ hoops program

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ basketball program capped what has become its annual “Pink Out” night in support of breast cancer awareness with a victory, a 56-38 non-league decision over visiting Classical Monday evening, Feb. 17. Events featured a meeting between the Martin and Riverside Middle School teams, the regular junior


Remember East Providence High girls’ hoops ‘Pink Zone’

To the editor: Just an update on the East Providence High School girls’ basketball “Pink Zone” campaign. The events for February 17 have been put in place. Kelly Stewart from the Coaches vs. Cancer program will speak briefly at halftime of our game against Classical, acknowledging our city for the work it has done for