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Upper Deck Post 14 American Legion baseball team takes early exit from Northeast Regionals
WORCESTER, Mass. – The Upper Deck Post 14 American Legion baseball team’s opening game in the Northeast Regional Tournament featured arguably the best pitchers’ duel in the 14 games that took place... more

Mount Summer Basketball League continues to excel in fourth season

Newcomer Milford defeats Cumberland to win championship
WOONSOCKET – You’d think that the last place a high school student would want to be during the summer is inside a school, but for the fourth straight year, the Mount Saint Charles Summer Basketball... more

Fast times at CumberlandFest 5K

Mardo dusts competition by 78 seconds; Anderson repeats as women’s champ
CUMBERLAND – A lack of quantity certainly didn’t translate into a lack of quality at last Saturday morning’s CumberlandFest 5K. An unusually low 51 runners answered the starter’s gun at the 28th... more

Cumberland takes Andreozzi title

Mercy-rule win caps team’s marvelous run through Pawtucket tournament
PAWTUCKET – After a rain postponement last Saturday and an afternoon of rain the following day, the Christopher Andreozzi Memorial Tournament’s championship game went off without a hitch on Sunday... more

MSC amps up hockey program, adds coaches to staff

Belisles will assume new roles after 2018-19 season
WOONSOCKET – “Winning the offseason” is a term commonly used in pro sports for franchises who make eye-opening acquisitions to improve their teams. And since the high school hockey season ended in... more

Babe Ruth League continues playoffs

Admiral, Pauly Penta’s, Genesis Marketing, KFC continue battles for berths in finals
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Thanks to the rain that pelted the region on Sunday and Monday, the North Providence-Smithfield Babe Ruth League will have to wait a few days before beginning its best-of-five... more

RBI Baseball League reaches ‘Final Four’

Royals duel Indians in Juniors’ title game; Mets return to Seniors’ finals to face Red Sox
PAWTUCKET – After a week of playoffs in the Senior and Junior Divisions of the Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket’s RBI Baseball League, the championship games are set. The finals, which were... more

Lincoln’s Holmes shoots hole-in-one on par 4

Former LHS star pitcher records rare double eagle at Kirkbrae Country Club
LINCOLN – A former All-State pitcher at Lincoln High School who made headlines in the 2000s performed a newsworthy feat in another sport last week. Playing in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northern... more

South Foster Volunteer Fire Company schedules 5K, 10K

FOSTER – The 7th annual South Foster Volunteer Fire Company’s Fall Foliage 5K and 10K will return to Foster’s historic town center on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 9 a.m., at the fairgrounds on 183 Howard... more

Gator’s Pub crowns regular-season champs

Road House Farm, We Dig This Game highlight summer volleyball league’s top teams
NORTH SMITHFIELD – Road House Farm, I’d Hit That, and Village Haven recently repeated as regular-season champions of their respective divisions as the Gator’s Pub Summer Volleyball League saw its 15-... more

Narragansett sweeps NP in state’s Connie Mack semis

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The North Providence Connie Mack baseball team’s bid to return to the state finals came to an end last Tuesday, Aug. 7, as Narragansett completed a best-of-three semifinal-round... more

Rainy weather moves Edd Pedro Wiffle Ball Tournament to Sunday

PAWTUCKET – For the first time in the 15-year history of the Edd Pedro “Fight for a Cure” Wiffle Ball Tournament, last Sunday’s event at Slater Park was postponed by inclement weather. The popular... more

Slaterettes’ baseball program has openings for postseason action

PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Slaterettes’ baseball program, which has offered playing opportunities to girls and women for 45 years, is opening its rosters this postseason and has limited spots for... more

Darlington Girls’ Softball League continues fall ball registrations until Saturday

PAWTUCKET – The Darlington Girls’ Softball League is currently accepting online registrations for its U8, U10, U12, and Senior Division teams for its fall ball program, which is scheduled to begin... more