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Patriots teammates celebrate with senior forward Kelley Coyne (left) after she scored Portsmouth's second goal to go up, 2-0, during their semifinals game against rival Mt. Hope. Photos by Rich Dionne

Portsmouth girls go for state soccer title Saturday

Portsmouth girls go for state soccer title Saturday

PORTSMOUTH – One more win and the Portsmouth High School varsity girls’ soccer team can kiss those bad memories of previous playoff losses goodbye. The Patriots soundly defeated Mt. Hope High School 5-1 in Wednesday night’s semifinal matchup at Johnston High School, setting up a Division-1 state title game against La Salle Academy, at 3 p.m.

Patriots forward Kelley Coyne (middle) and striker Marykate McGuire (right) react to a corner kick in the second half of their quarterfinals game against Exeter West Greenwich. Photos by Rich Dionne

Portsmouth girls take Division 1 quarterfinal, 3-0

PORTSMOUTH — It was the tale of two halves in the Division 1 girls’ soccer quarterfinal matchup between Portsmouth High School and Exeter-West Greenwich Monday night. But as soon as the Patriots overcame their playoff jitters and got down to business on their home field, it wasn’t much of a contest. After a scoreless first half,

Freshman striker Marykate McGuire blasts off a shot during the Patriots’ home game Monday night against Lincoln. She had one goal and three assists. Photo by Richard W. Dionne Jr.

Portsmouth girls’ soccer team shuts out Lincoln

PORTSMOUTH — Freshman striker Marykate McGuire had a goal and three assists in the PHS varsity girls’ soccer team’s 4-0 shutout of Lincoln Monday night. The game brought the Division 1 East team’s record to 1-1-1. The other scorers for Portsmouth were Greta Scott, Kelley Coyne and Ally Merrill. Madeline Chamard notched an assist and goalkeeper

Portsmouth High School striker Jessica Kaufman corrals a pass during a game last month. The PHS team will face the Newtown (Conn.) High School girls' soccer team in an exhibition fund-raising game Saturday, Oct. 5, at 6 p.m. at Roger Williams University.

Soccer game memorializing Newtown victims in Bristol Saturday

BRISTOL — The Portsmouth High School varsity girls’ soccer team will play an exhibition game against Newtown High School (Conn.) this Saturday, Oct. 5. The game is part of the team’s ongoing fund-raising efforts in memory of the victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting in December 2012. The exhibition game will be held at 6