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Joe Sprague Jr. hands out a trophy during the 2006 Rhode Island Junior State Amateur. The city native and former executive director of both the Rhode Island Massachusetts golf associations has accepted as position as Northeast Regional Director for the United States Golf Association.

East Providence native, Bristol resident Sprague accepts USGA regional director position

East Providence native, Bristol resident Sprague accepts USGA regional director position

EAST BAY — City native and former executive director of the Rhode Island Golf Association Joe Sprague Jr. has accepted a position with the United State Golf Association where he will serve as the national organization’s Director of Regional Affairs for the Northeast Region. The move is effective with the start of August. Mr. Sprague

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Roll Tide!…Alabama standout Whitsett wins 52nd Northeast Amateur Invitational title

RUMFORD — Arms raised as his lag putt trickled on line towards the hole, Cory Whitsett punctuated his victory in the 52nd Annual Northeast Amateur Invitational with a birdie at the last Saturday afternoon, June 22, at Wannamoisett Country Club. Whitsett, the Houston, Texas native who led the University of Alabama to the 2013 NCAA

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Stanford’s Wilson climbs into a share of first at the Northeast Amateur halfway mark

RUMFORD — Stanford junior Cameron Wilson surged up the leader board by the conclusion of Round 2 of the 52nd Annual Northeast Amateur Invitational golf tournament Thursday, June 20, at Wannamoisett Country Club, the Connecticut native finishing in a share of the top spot with opening round leader Rafael Becker at 6-under par, 132. Conditions

Ricky Stimets, of Osterville, Mass., eyes his approach shot on No. 18 during the opening round of the 2013 Northeast Amateur, June 19, at Wannamoisett Country Club.

Brazil’s Becker blisters East Providence’s Wannamoisett to lead Northeast Amateur

RUMFORD — Rafael Becker, a big-hitting 6-foot-3 Brazilian, shot a blistering 7-under par 62 Wednesday, June 19, to set the pace at the conclusion of the opening round of the 52nd Annual Northeast Amateur Invitational golf tournament at Wannamoisett Country Club. Becker, who recently completed his senior season at Wichita (Kan.) State, led an afternoon

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Barrington wins state golf championship, Kraunelis defends title

The Barrington High School golf team won the state golf championship at Cranston Country Club on Wednesday afternoon, May 29, and team member David Kraunelis defended his state individual title. The Eagles broke their own record, capturing their 24th state title. It was the sixth time in the last seven years Barrington has won the

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