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Run for the Pumpkins 5K Trail Run
10 a.m. - Noon Westerly

Native Gardens Tour
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Westerly

Community Artists Program
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

RI Families in Nature Hike at Wahaneeta Preserve
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Westerly

Hopkinton Fall Festival
11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Ashaway

Seal Tour
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Westerly

Public Square Rosary Rally
Noon - 1 p.m. Hope Valley

"Dirty Rotten Scoundrels"
8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Westerly

Master Gardener Kiosk and Soil Test
9 a.m. - Noon Westerly

Fall Stroll-A-Thon
9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Westerly

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Westerly girls lose overtime game

WESTERLY — It came down to the wire but ultimately the Westerly Middle girls’ basketball team found itself on the wrong side of a 43-42 overtime loss to Wickford Thursday.

Westerly trailed 39-38 with 2 seconds left and Isis Hamelin hit one of two free throws to send the game into overtime.

Westerly coach Charlie Toscano said his team missed a few easy shots in the overtime period.

Gabriella Celico scored 12 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and had seven steals for Westerly.

Natalie Ritacco scored eight points and grabbed 11 boards. Hamelin scored seven points and had seven rebounds.

Westerly (6-6, 4-6 Southern Division) next plays at Cole Tuesday at 3:45 p.m.

Wickford improved to 6-5 in league play.




WICKFORD — Jalen Valentin, Dave Tiedemann and Taber Gates scored 13 points apiece to highlight the Westerly’s effort in a league loss to Wickford Thursday.

Wickford led throughout, taking a 21-6 edge after one quarter and a 40-25 lead at halftime.

Valentin scored all 13 of his points in the second half for Westerly (8-4, 6-4 Southern Division).

Wickford is 8-3 in the league.

The Bulldogs play Curtis Corner 3:45 p.m. today at home.

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