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Women’s Ice Hockey: Playoff Aspirations

By Lauren Altmeyer ’17 Over the weekend, the Providence College Women’s Ice Hockey Team celebrated a few important milestones. Head Coach Bob Deraney became the winningest coach in Women’s Hockey East history with 154 league wins. On top of that, the Friars also held a ceremony to retire the jersey of number 21 Cammi Granato ’93. Granato was the greatest ... Read More »

Cross Country Finishes Stellar Season

by Lauren Altmeyer ’17 Sports Staff The Providence College Women’s Cross Country Team started off the season ranked third nationally and first in the Northeast region. A little over a month later, the Friars were ranked number one nationally, the first time since November 2013.  Much of the team’s success is due to Head Coach Ray Treacy ’82, who was ... Read More »

PCI: Who will be the Men’s Basketball MVP this season?

Emmitt Holt For the casual basketball fan, you may not have heard of Emmitt Holt ’18, but after this basketball season he will be a common name around campus.  Holt is a transfer from Indiana University and brings experience after playing big minutes for the Hoosiers as a freshman.  The Friars were in desperate need of size last season and ... Read More »

Men’s Ice Hockey: Build Up the Culture and Keep the Focus

by Lauren Altmeyer ’17 Staff Writer There is no doubt that the Providence College hockey program has made an incredible turnaround since the arrival of Coach Nate Leaman in 2011. In his five seasons at PC, the Friars have amassed a 106-65-23 record and have reached the NCAA tournament each of the last three years. After winning the National Championship ... Read More »

PCI: Should Intramural Champions Win More Than Just a T-shirt?

Heck Yes! Providence College’s Intramural Program is notorious for being one of the most competitive in the country. This reputation is showcased specifically in The Princeton Review, voting PC the number one intramural program nationwide. The driving force behind the success of the intramural program has not only been the athleticism of the Providence College student body, but also the ... Read More »

Friartown Goes Pink

by Lauren Altmeyer ’17 Sports Staff Saturday, October 1 was the kickoff of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The entirety of this month is dedicated to raising money and increasing awareness of the disease, as well as honoring all those who have been affected by it. Throughout the month, many of the athletic teams will be contributing to the cause and ... Read More »

Women’s Soccer Works Toward Another Record Breaking Season

by Lauren Altmeyer ’17 Sports Staff Last season, the Providence College Women’s Soccer Team recorded their most successful season in program history with a 13-8-1 record. The Friars secured the number six seed in the Big East Tournament and advanced all the way to the championship game, where they fell to the Butler Bulldogs 1-0. This year, under the leadership ... Read More »

USA Dominates Rio

by Lauren Altmeyer ’17 Sports Staff The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio saw record breaking success for Team USA. With 121 medals, including 46 gold, 37 silver, and 38 bronze, Team USA led all other nations for the sixth consecutive Games and topped the medal chart in every category for the seventh time in Olympic history, and the first since ... Read More »

Friars Split Weekend Series with UNH

by Lauren Altmeyer ’17 Sports Staff Although they remain fourth in Hockey East, the Providence College Men’s Hockey Team foundthemselves ranked sixth nationally this week, dropping down two spots from last week. The shift comes after splitting the weekend series against the University of New Hampshire Wildcats. Friday night’s game started off slowly, as the first period was scoreless. The ... Read More »