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LaSalle junior outside linebacker abnd city resident Tim Faria moves in on the Cranston-East QB.

City natives Pena, McLean help LaSalle reach Super Bowl

City natives Pena, McLean help LaSalle reach Super Bowl

PROVIDENCE —  Nicholas Varrichione’s interception return for a touchdown proved to be the difference as unbeaten and top-seeded LaSalle Academy defeated fourth-seeded Cranston East, 14-7, in a Division I football playoff semifinal contest played Friday night, Nov. 21. The game was a thriller that came down to the last minutes. At a cold and blustery

East Providence's Jayla Semedo jousts with an Exeter-West Greenwich opponent at net during Friday night's state semifinal match at URI.

East Providence exits girls’ volleyball playoffs with semifinal loss to EWG

KINGSTON — The Division I state championship match in girls’ volleyball will have a decidedly “southern” flavor after top-seeded Exeter-West Greenwich and reigning champ Coventry defeated East Providence and Mount St. Charles, respectively, in semifinal matches played Friday night, Nov. 7, at the University of Rhode Island’s Keaney Gym. The Scarlet Knights, the four-time reigning

Photo by Tim Marshall — Cassia Spivey sets for one of her 26 assists as EPHS beat Prout in a Division I quarterfinal match Monday night.

East Providence cruises past Prout in girls’ volleyball quarterfinals

EAST PROVIDENCE — Backed by a loud and boisterous home crowd the East Providence High School girls’ volleyball team held the momentum all night on its way to a 25-22, 25-13, 25-23 win over the Prout School Monday, Nov. 3, in a Division I championship tournament quarterfinal match. East Providence, the second seed from I-North,

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East Providence hosts Prout in girls’ volleyball playoffs

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ volleyball team completed its regular season with a victory on Wednesday, Oct. 29, then found out its opponent in the upcoming Division I state championship tournament the following night. The Townies completed their regular season with a 14-4 record after they defeated Ponaganset, 3-0, on the

Photo by Tim Marshall — East Providence High School's Justin Pereira heads the ball away from an East Greenwich player during Wednesday's game.

East Providence loses boys’ soccer playoff outing to East Greenwich

EAST GREENWICH — East Providence High School’s return to the Division I boys’ soccer championship playoffs after a year’s absence was a brief one as the Townies fell to host East Greenwich, 2-0, in a preliminary round contest held Wednesday evening, Oct. 29. After playing a scoreless opening 40 minutes, the Avengers netted both of

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East Providence heads to East Greenwich for boys’ soccer playoffs

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School boys’ soccer team will face East Greenwich in the opening round of the 2014 Division I state championship tournament Wednesday night, Oct. 29, on the road at 6 o’clock. The Townies capped their regular season last week with a 7-7-0 record and with 21 points in the

Townies one singles player Tess Amore hits a backhand during her match against North Smiithfield's Gabrielle Lafond.

North Smithfield ends East Providence’s season in girls’ tennis semis

BARRINGTON — The superb bounce-back season for the East Providence High School girls’ tennis team came to an end Friday afternoon, Oct. 17, with a 4-0 loss to North Smithfield in the Division III championship tournament semifinals at the Barrington High School courts. The unbeaten Northwomen, 14-0 and the top seed in the tournament, won

Lauren Vine and Sabrina Yackouri joined different partners to win their matches and help the EPHS girls' tennis team advance in the Division III playoffs.

East Providence advances to D-III girls’ tennis semifinals

PAWTUCKET — The favorites, including East Providence High School, advanced during preliminary round matches in the Division III girls’ championship tournament played Wednesday afternoon, Oct, 15, at Slater Park. The Townies, the fourth seed in the playoffs after finishing their regular season with a 10-3 record, had little trouble in dispatching fifth-seeded Tiverton, 4-1. As

Photo by Rich Dionne: Keith Grant delivers a pitch for the Townies during their Game 1 win over Central, June 8, in the Division II playoff semifinals.

East Providence sweeps Central out of Division II baseball semis

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School baseball team bashed its way to the Division II championship series final over the last two days, sweeping Central in the sides’ semifinal playoff series played June 8 and 9 at Pierce Field in city. The top-seeded Townies won both games via the 10-Run Rule, taking the

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East Providence hosts Central in Division II baseball semifinal opener

EAST PROVIDENCE — It took a few extra days, but the East Providence High School baseball team finally found out its opponent in a best-of-three Division II playoff semifinals series. The top-seeded Townies will face a familiar foe in the final four after 14th-seeded Central completed its upset run to the Pod III regional title

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