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Archive - Feb 11, 2012

This weekend's schedule - Saturday, Feb. 11 and Sunday, Feb. 12

February 11, 2012

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11
Men’s basketball
URI at Charlotte, 2 p.m.
Women’s basketball
La Salle at URI, 2 p.m.
Boys basketball
Central Falls vs. West Warwick at CCRI-Warwick, 8:30 p.m.
Cheerleading
East Greenwich, Exeter-West Greenwich, Narragansett at Rogers Red Carpet Invitational at Rogers, 12 p.m.
Gymnastics
Barrington, Middletown, Portsmouth vs. Coventry at Gymnastics RI, 7:30 p.m.
Exeter-West Greenwich, West Warwick vs. Mount Hope at Paramount Gymnastics, 3 p.m.
Boys hockey
Rogers vs. Narragansett at Warburton Ice Rink, 8 p.m.

Celebrating Black History Month: Minority studets blend right in at EWG

February 11, 2012

By MARTHA SMITH
Special to the Standard

WEST GREENWICH – The day after Cris Lopez moved to West Greenwich from Providence’s inner city, his former house was targeted in a drive-by shooting. The attackers returned and broke in, climbing through his bedroom window.
“If we were still there, I would be dead,” he says. “It’s so much safer here.”
He has blossomed at Exeter-West Greenwich High School in the ensuing five years, becoming a star on the undefeated soccer team and a very popular guy who calls himself “a social butterfly.”

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers
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