Thursday, June 13, 2013
By Coventry Youth Lacrosse Association
The 2013 Spring Youth Lacrosse Season concluded Sunday June 9 with Coventry Youth Lacrosse well-represented at the 2013 RI Youth Lacrosse State Semifinals and Championship matches at Brown University and Moses Brown School. Coach Tom Julian led his U11 Red team to the state Semifinal game as did Coach Dad Carignan with the U13 Red team. Both teams were met with very stiff competition from long-tenured programs in Portsmouth and South County. Although Coventry U11 and U13 did not advance to the championship, we are proud of everything these teams have accomplished. Their success speaks volumes about the future success of our program. Congratulations to all of the players and coaches, we are extremely proud of all of you! The highlight of…
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
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The Boston Bruins play Game 1 of the National Hockey League finals against the Chicago Blackhawks tonight at 8 on NBC. We want to know what you're planning to do for the big game. Will you get all dressed up in your Bruins garb, or do you have a Bruins sign or a shrine in your home? Take a picture and upload it here by clicking on the "Upload Photos and Videos" button above.
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Athletes from the school's Boys' and Girls' Soccer and Basketball teams, along with Wrestling, Cheerleading, Baseball and Softball were recognized for their hard work and dedication during their respective season.
On Thursday, May 30, parents, coaches and athletes from Alan Shawn Feinstein Middle School gathered in the school's auditorium to celebrate the ASFMS 2012-2013 Athletic Night. Before athletic awards were presented, guests viewed a video montage featuring photos of athletes at team practices and games throughout the 2012-2013 school year. In addition, every team was featured in their own slideshow which highlighted all aspects of the season, from practice, gameplay, and travel to away games, as well as the occasional candid shot of teammates hanging out and spending quality time together. Following the presentation of awards to members of the school's eight teams, Boys' Basketball coach Dennis McGovern and Girls' Soccer coach Alicia …
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
The soccer players will face off against the best teams in the Eastern U.S.
Three Coventry athletes will soon be competing in the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series - part of the country's most prestigious national youth soccer tournament. The event is coming to the University of Rhode Island in Kingston from June 27 to July 2, 2013. Coventry resident Ryan Morel and his Under-12 boys state championship team from Bruno United Soccer Club will be up against the best competition and players in the Eastern United States. Sydney Poole and Liz Kenney, also of Coventry, will also be representing Rhode Island with their Under-13 girls state championship Bruno United team. The championships are a competition of US Youth Soccer State Champions from 15 Eastern states, including the recently crowned Rhode Island …
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Today is Tuesday, June 4, 2013 and here are five things you should know about.
Dist. 4 School Committee Election: From 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. today, registered voters of District 4 will be able to vote for the candidate they feel will best fill the vacant School Committee seat. Click here for candidate information and polling locations. CCFD Election Status Hearing: A status hearing regarding submitted candidacy applications for the Central Coventry Fire District Board of Directors will be heard today at 2 p.m. in Providence County Superior Court (250 Benefit St., Providence). Click here to view the meeting notice. Community Garden Golf Tourney: Register today (deadline: June 5) to play or sponsor a tee at the Coventry Community Garden's Annual Charity Golf Tournament scheduled for June 15 at Coventry Pines Golf Course (…
Monday, May 13, 2013
Abbott, who lost part of her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombings, threw out the first pitch. A Coventry student was also rewarded a scholarship from the Sox.
Saturday was Rhode Island Day at Fenway Park and a special Rhode Islander threw out the first pitch. On her way from Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital to her Newport home, Heather Abbott stopped by Fenway Park and walked out to the pitcher's mound. The last time she was at Fenway Park had been Monday, April 15, Patriot's Day. After she left the stadium, Abbott and friends went to the see the finish of the Boston Marathon on Boylston Street. She was caught in the second bombing and lost part of her left leg as a result of her injuries. According to the Providence Journal, Abbott got out of her wheelchair and walked out to the mound at Fenway Park to throw out the ceremonial first pitch on Saturday. "She braced herself on her right foot …
Sunday, May 12, 2013
Players, coaches, family members and friends gathered at Paine Field on Sunday, April 28 to kick off the 2013 baseball season.
Babe Ruth Baseball League opening ceremonies included a visit from the 15-year-old players of the 2012 State Championship team. The League also unveiled the 2012 Championship sign to recognize the team's outstanding efforts last year! League President Jim Spearman presented Jacob Laurence with the 2012 Sportsmanship Award, as well.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Members of the Coventry High School Boys' and Girls' Track teams performed well at the statewide Rick Schomp meet on Saturday.
On Saturday, May 4, athletes from the CHS Boys' and Girls' Track teams made their community proud with their performances in the 2013 Rick Schomp Track and Field Invitational held at Curtis Corner Middle School in South Kingstown. The 19-event state meet qualifier is held annually in memory of Rick Schomp, Brown University athlete, dedicated teacher and coach at Chariho and South Kingstown schools. Coventry High School athletes performed as follows: Click here to view complete results from the meet.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Today is Thursday, May 2, 2013 and here are five things you should know about.
CPD Safety Event: The Coventry Police Department will host a free Child Seat Installation and Kids Workshop today from 12-3 p.m. at Walgreens (875 Tiogue Ave.). CSA Walk-In Registration: The Coventry Soccer Association is hosting a Walk-In Registration for the 2013 Developmental Season this evening from 5-7 p.m. at Papa Gino's (1080 Tiogue Ave.). New registrants, ages 4-14, need to bring a copy of birth certificate and exact change or a check made out to CSA. Fees are $85 for the first player, $75 for the second player, and $50 for each additional player. See attached flier or click here for more information. WCFD Board Meeting: The Western Coventry Fire District Board of Directors will meet this evening at 7 p.m. at 1110 Victory Hwy…
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
The Lady Oakers rounded out their dual meet season on Monday.
The Coventry High School Girls' Track team concluded their dual meet season with a 5-4 record after defeating Prout and Narragansett on Monday, April 29, but losing to South Kingstown. Katie Cronin led the team again with double wins in the 100 and 300 meter hurdles and Reilly Mitchell continued to lead the team in throwing events. Also running well for Coventry was Allison Bellows in the 3K, Jessica Bellows, Courtney Grant, Kayla Dwyer and Kelsie Lopez in the 1500 and 800 meter. Gianna Rocchio in the 200 and 4x 400 meter relay. Cassie Champagne competed well in the triple jump, wining the event. Amanda Terenzie and Marissa Fascio both represented CHS in the 3K. Great job CHS Girls!