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Eagles junior running back Drew Vatter runs for a first down with Townies Dylan Bochichio (middle) and Aaron Amaral (right) along for the ride. Photos by Rich Dionne

Barrington bests East Providence for Homecoming football victory

Barrington bests East Providence for Homecoming football victory

BARRINGTON — On Homecoming Night at Victory Field the home team did not disappoint. Backed all evening by a large and energetic crowd, the host Barrington High Eagles beat the East Providence Townies by a final score of 30-6 in a Division I football contest Friday, Oct. 17. The Eagles pleased their fans from the


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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Javelin throws lift Barrington High past East Providence for boys’ Eastern track title

BARRINGTON — The Barrington High School boys’ outdoor track and field team used a late meet surge in the javelin to overtake reigning state champion East Providence and capture the 2014 Eastern Division Championship Monday, May 12, at the Eagles’ own Victory Field. Barrington edged the Townies, 194-188. East Providence had a pair of multiple


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


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


Cardoso, Mt. Hope mates pace East Bay wrestlers at state championship meet

PROVIDENCE — Former East Providence standout and current Mt. Hope High star Colin Cardoso collected the lone individual title among the many locals who placed Saturday, March 1, in the 2014 Rhode Island State Wrestling Championship Meet held at the Providence Career & Tech Academy Field House. Cardoso defeated Hendricken’s Jonathan Celico, 7-1, in the


City native Salisbury spurs LaSalle boys’ title; East Providence scores little in state indoor meet

PROVIDENCE — Two individual wins by city resident Jack Salisbury helped the LaSalle Academy boys capture the 2014 state indoor track and field team championship Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Providence Career & Tech Academy Field House. A sophomore, Salisbury claimed both the 1,000 and 1,500 meter titles, greatly aiding the Rams’ pursuit of their

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Finn, Duarte, Horton lead East Providence at indoor track class championships

PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School indoor track and field teams competed in their respective class championship meets Saturday morning, Feb. 1, at the Providence Career and Tech Academy Field House, the Townies placing seventh in the boys’ Class A event and eighth in the girls’ Large Class competition. In the girls’ meet, LaSalle

East Bay boys’ teams compete in division indoor track and field championship meets

PROVIDENCE — Boys’ high school teams from the area and around the state competed in their respective division championship indoor track and field championship meets Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Providence Career & Tech Academy Field House. Results of each meet, provided by RITFF correspondent Bob Leddy, are as follows: METROPOLITAN DIVISION Team scores 1,


Work on heating issues in East Providence schools continues

EAST PROVIDENCE — Wednesday, Jan. 8, brought little relief to students and workers at the city’s academic facilities, specifically East Providence High School and Waddington Elementary. Work continued at the high school in an attempt to bring warmth to those teachers and pupils in several classrooms with faulty blowers. At Waddington, a burst pipe caused