• 0

NARRAGANSETT — The top teams in the new-look Division III have been tough to handle for the Narragansett High School girls volleyball team this season. 

  • 0

NORTH KINGSTOWN — Narragansett’s 51-0 victory in week one was a near-perfect start, but in terms of preparation for week two and beyond, it was not exactly the best proving ground. 

  • 0

Rylee Leonard has had a couple of red-shirt seasons due to injuries, but the grad student is the go-to player on the New Hampshire women’s lacrosse team when she is on the field.

  • Updated
  • 0

The any given day mantra continues to apply to CAA football this season, and the University of Rhode Island is thoroughly enjoying life on the right side of it. 

  • 0

Every Colonial Athletic Association team except the University of Rhode Island opened the spring football season this past weekend. The Rams were on a week one bye, adding further mystery to an already wide set of unknowns. 

  • 0

Exeter native hitting well in junior season at UNCW

  • Updated
  • 0

Max Miranda and the 18th-ranked University of Notre Dame men’s swim team is geared up to defend its title at the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship next Wednesday through Saturday in Greensboro, N.C.

  • 0

SOUTH KINGSTOWN - Fatts Russell and his Rams have a little something left in the tank after all. 

  • 0

South Kingstown’s girls were second among Medium Schools at the indoor track class meets this past weekend. The Rebels’ Tayshia Cary was the top local performer with gold medals in two individual events, plus another gold as a member of the 4x200 relay team. 

  • 0

SOUTH KINGSTOWN - VCU left happy from the Ryan Center for the first time since 2015 and left the home team lamenting one that got away. 

  • 0

Some uncertainty remains on timing for the high school winter sports season. Whenever the ball is tipped in boys basketball, it will mark the beginning of a new challenge for Narragansett. 

  • Updated
  • 0

Antwan Walker pulled down an offensive rebound and went back up with it. His putback was off the mark, but teammate Malik Martin grabbed the miss. When his own follow got blocked Martin scratched for another rebound. Walker then went to the floor to trigger a jump ball after a missed 3-point…

  • 0

Leave it to one of the best athletes in South Kingstown High School history, a member of the class of 2020, to sum up the mix of heartbreak and perspective that defined sports for much of   2020. 

  • Updated
  • 0

There weren't any former URI football players competing in the NFL in Week 1 or 2, but it’s almost a certainty  you’ll see some Rams hit the gridiron at some point this season. Five players who spent time in Kingston either made an NFL roster or practice squad in the run-up to the 2020 season.

  • Updated
  • 0

Everything is in place for the URI men’s and women’s basketball teams for their 2020-21 seasons. From rosters to schedules, both Ram squads are ready to hit the ground running. Now they just have to hope that there is a 2020 season.

  • Updated
  • 0

There was a shoe-shaped shadow above fall sports at URI, and last Friday, it finally dropped. Both the Atlantic 10 and CAA conferences made moves to, at the very least, postpone their seasons to next year, if not outright cancel them.

  • 0

Games against three Big East teams highlight what is shaping up to be a challenging 2020-21 season for the URI men’s basketball team.

  • 0

Her final athletic season in her high school career was cut short, but Faith Hutchins isn’t done re-writing the state record books quite yet. Even after her final basketball season with the Rebels ended prematurely due to the coronavirus, Hutchins picked up the prestigious Gatorade Player of…

  • Updated
  • 0

The local sports community suffered a sudden tragedy over the weekend, with the unexpected passing of North Kingstown athletic director Richard ‘Dick’ Fossa. Tributes quickly poured out in support of a man who dedicated his entire adult life to youth athletics.

  • Updated
  • 0

There’s only so much jogging, hiking and canoing a person can do. Rhode Islanders have flocked to the state’s trails and streets to get their fill of exercise and sports during this worldwide pandemic. Even with a generous allotment of exercise time, that still leaves you with a lot of free …

  • 0

Kingston -- Figuring out the URI  basketball roster looks a little bit like a math problem that students are doing while distance learning during the COVID-19 crisis.

  • 1

‘Go outside and get some fresh air’ is a directive that every parent has given to their child at some point. For me growing up, it was repeatedly issued while I was sitting on the family computer playing Oregon Trail. Now, in the times of the coronavirus and self-isolation, staying indoors a…

  • 0

KINGSTON – The No. 3 Dayton Flyers dominated the URI men’s basketball team on Wednesday night. The lopsidedness of the Atlantic 10 meeting can’t be better illustrated then by consecutive plays in the second half: first, player of the year candidate Obi Toppin threw down a vicious windmill du…