March 29, 2017

Posts from "Sports"

  • Sports | Jan.28, 2010

    Faith Restored to Friartown

    One game Friar fans left the Dunkin’ Donuts Center cursing out players and coaches and the next they stormed the court in jubilant celebration. That’s life in the Big East. It’s an emotional roller coaster of ups and downs, highlight dunks and forgettable turnovers— and in Providence’s case the highest of highs and the lowest of lows took place over the course of just five days. After

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  • Sports | Jan.28, 2010

    A Rhode Islander Reacts: PC-URI Rivalry Safe for Now

    It was a real shocker to me, a Rhode Island kid through-and-through, when I heard the rumors during finals last semester that the Friars-Rams basketball rivalry was in jeopardy, due to PC’s reluctance to return to the Ryan Center.

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  • Sports | Jan.28, 2010

    Two OT Games too Much for PC

    This weekend the Men’s Hockey Team continued a three-game skid, losing two consecutive hard-fought overtime games, dropping the team to 9-13-1 overall and 4-11-1 in Hockey East play. On Saturday the Friars fell at Merrimack College, 2-1, to follow up a 3-2 loss on home ice to the No. 16 University of New Hampshire.

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  • Sports | Jan.28, 2010

    Marandola, Cournoyer Take Over PC Record Books

    Since Providence has entered the belly of the Big East schedule in the last four weeks, the level of competition has increased greatly. And although the wins are not coming as easily as they did earlier in the season, the Friars are still working hard, and that effort is translating into the record books

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  • Sports | Jan.28, 2010

    No. 9 Friars Sitting Pretty Atop Hockey East

    Defender Jennifer Friedman ’12 of the Women’s Hockey Team is certainly no stranger to accelerating her output in the month of January. As a freshman last season, all four of her goals and six of her eight total points were collected within 31 days of the Times Square ball drop.

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  • Sports | Mar.27, 2003

    Softball steps up to the plate

    The Providence College softball team is stepping up to the plate and getting ready for the upcoming 2003 season.

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  • Sports | Feb.28, 2002

    Softball: Friars can’t turn lead into gold in California

    Providence College Softball kicked off the 2002 season in California at the University of California-Santa Barbara Softball by the Beach Invitational this past weekend. The Invitational included some of the area’s strongest college softball programs that are consistently ranked among the top 25 teams in the country.

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  • Sports | Feb.21, 2002

    Friars Softball begins season in California

    On Thursday, Feb. 20, the Providence College Softball team begins its season at the University of California-Santa Barbara Tournament in Santa Barbara, Ca. “This is our first time since I have been here that we have played on the West Coast,” said Head Coach Dana Fulmer.

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  • Sports | Nov.08, 2001

    PC dead in the water vs. BC

    by Paul Whitty On Tuesday, the Men’s Swimming Team competed against and lost to Big East Conference opponent Boston College, 148-68. “We performed well individually, but we were just out-manned,” explained senior captain Mike Maloney. Maloney won the one-meter dive…

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  • Sports | Nov.08, 2001

    Youthful Friars drop exhibition

    by Mary Allietta While most athletes panic when they have to trade in their lucky sneakers at the beginning of the season for “unlucky” new ones, the Women’s Basketball team had to open its season with new shoes and a…

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