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October 27th, 2010

Goals aplenty for ’Gansett soccer

October 27, 2010


NARRAGANSETT — The Coventry boys soccer team had the first and last goal-scoring chance in Friday’s Division II-South contest with Narragansett.
Every chance in between those Oaker efforts belonged to the Mariners and the home side made the most of its opportunities.
Narragansett, needing a win to stay in the hunt for a Division II playoff spot, received two goals apiece from sophomore forward Tod Wright and senior midfielder Pat Stone in a 7-0 victory over the struggling Oakers.

Confident Rebels sweep NK

October 27, 2010


NORTH KINGSTOWN — Headed to the bench after a dramatic comeback in Game 2 of Monday night’s battle with North Kingstown, the South Kingstown girls volleyball didn’t huddle up and start talking about how they could finish off the Skippers and avoid a collapse that’s been synonymous with the Rebels this season.

Loretta H. Varrecchione

October 27, 2010

Loretta H. (Weber) Varrecchione, 82, of Marshall Circle, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2010 at Kent Hospital.
At Loretta’s request, her funeral and burial will be private. Arrangements are with the R. A. IANNOTTI Funeral Home, 415 Washington St. (Route 117), Coventry. Information and condolences at

Julia Muratore

October 27, 2010

Julia (Carsetti) Muratore, 98, of Shanandoah Road, Warwick, died Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010 at Kent Hospital.
Her funeral will be held Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010 at 9 a.m. from the Prata-Murphy Funeral Home, 78 Providence St., West Warwick, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Gregory the Great Church, 360 Cowesett Road, at 10 a.m. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Church Street, West Warwick. Visiting hours Friday 5-8 p.m. Information and condolences at

Patricia L. Houle

October 27, 2010

Patricia L. Houle, 56, of King Philip Road, Coventry, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 at the Kent Hospital.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010 at 5 p.m. in the Gorton-Menard Funeral Home, 721 Washington St., Coventry. Visiting hours are prior from 2 to 5 p.m. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to American Lung Association, 260 West Exchange St., Suite 102B, Providence, RI, 02903. For online condolences visit

Florette B. Goyette

October 27, 2010

Florette B. (Geoffroy) Goyette, 93, formerly of MacArthur Boulevard, Coventry, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 at the Coventry Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Visitation will be Saturday 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the R.A. IANNOTTI Funeral Home, 415 Washington St. (Route 117), Coventry, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Good Counsel Church. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, West Warwick. Information and condolences at

Chariho enrolls in Race To The Top

October 27, 2010

WOOD RIVER JCT. -- After turning down participating in the federal educational grant program twice, the Chariho Regional School Committee looks to enroll in Race To The Top.

October 26th

Stanley Munslow

October 26, 2010

Stanley Munslow, 86, of Ramblewood Estates, Coventry, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010 at Kent Hospital, Warwick.
His Funeral Service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the R. A. IANNOTTI Funeral Home, 415 Washington St., (Route 117) Coventry. Interment with Military Honors will follow in the RI Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory made to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886, would be appreciated. Information and condolences at

Albert F. Fassbender Jr.

October 26, 2010

Albert F. Fassbender Jr., died Oct. 20, 2010 after a long illness at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.
A Memorial Service will be held at Shepherd of the Valley Church in Hope on Nov. 20th at 12 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Dana Farber Cancer Institute.

Hendricken still the undisputed No. 1 HS football team in Rhode Island

October 26, 2010

With a 13-7 win over East Providence Friday night, the Bishop Hendricken Hawks continued their recent stretch of dominance at the top of the Rhode Island Sports Media High School Football Poll, garnering all 11 first-place votes to finish 13 points ahead of Portsmouth for first place.
Below, see the full Top 20 from this week. Check out this week's SRIN Sports Sections for full High School Football coverage.

Top 20
# School (First Place Votes) -- Total Points--Last Week
1. Hendricken (11) -- 220 -- 1
2. Portsmouth-- 207 -- 2
3. Barrington--198--3
4. EP--184--4


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