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East Providence High School Athlete of the Week: Marc LaValley

East Providence High School Athlete of the Week: Marc LaValley

EAST PROVIDENCE — Hockey goalie Marc LaValley is this latest choice of the East Providence High School athletic department as the Townies’ athlete of the week. The junior has performed superbly in net for East Providence to date, helping the Townies start their Division III regular season schedule well.

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East Providence High School hockey club starts 2013-14 season

EAST PROVIDENCE — In anticipation of its season opener later this week, the East Providence High School hockey club skated past the Johnston-North Providence cooperative, 7-4, last Saturday night, Nov. 30, in the teams’ annual Injury Fund non-league contest played at the Route 146 rink in North Smithfield. The expected top forward line for the


Remembering Rollie: East Providence skaters, others swore by his skill and precision

EAST PROVIDENCE — With little fanfare, a local sports legend passed away recently, but to those who knew Roland “Rollie” Woodcock his legacy will play in their minds forever. A resident of the city, Mr. Woodcock, 70, died Thursday, Feb. 7, following a 10-month bout with stomach cancer. He leaves his wife of 44 years,


Tolman sweeps East Providence from Division III boys’ hockey playoffs

PAWTUCKET — The Tolman High School hockey club decisively dispatched East Providence from the Division III playoff semifinals as the Tigers completed a one-sided, two-game sweep of the Townies with a 6-1 victory Saturday night, March 9, at Lynch Arena. Tolman, seeded third, advances to the championship round next weekend at Brown University opposite the

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EPHS boys’ hoops heads to playoffs on a winning note

CRANSTON — The East Providence High School boys’ basketball team capped off its 2012-13 Division I-Central regular season Saturday night, Feb. 16, with a 44-35 victory over host Cranston East. The Townies finished their league slate with a 9-9 record, their best mark in three years. East Providence, which is also making its first postseason


EPHS girls’ hoops wins again; Boys’ hoops splits, hockey sweeps

BRISTOL — The East Providence High School girls’ basketball team maintained its unbeaten record to date in Division II-East action after the Townies dispatched host Mt. Hope 51-36 Tuesday night, Jan. 8. East Providence improved to 3-0 on the young league season and hosts likewise 3-0 Rogers Thursday night, Jan. 10, at 7 o’clock. “It’s