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NORTH KINGSTOWN — Chariho High's wrestling team split the final tri-meet of longtime coach Scott Merritt's career Friday night.
WESTERLY — Zach Miner pitched six shutout innings with four strikeouts as Westerly Middle closed the baseball season with a win against Chariho Middle, 3-0, on Thursday.
The U.S. women's basketball team has a few questions surrounding its roster as the Americans prepare to make a run at a seventh consecutive gold medal in the Olympics.
WESTERLY — Burrillville won three of four singles matches and denied Westerly High a spot in the Division III finals with a 4-2 boys tennis win against the Bulldogs on Thursday at Rotary Park.
Josh Mooney, a sophomore on the Stonington High boys track and field team, won the 110 hurdles at the Class M state championships with a time of 14.65 seconds.
CHICAGO (AP) — Kahleah Copper had 18 points and eight rebounds, Courtney Vandersloot added 12 points with 10 assists and four steals, and the Chicago Sky beat the Connecticut Sun 81-75 on Thursday night for their fourth straight win.
NORTH KINGSTOWN — North Kingstown controlled the first half and turned back Chariho High, 10-7, in the semifinals of the Division II boys lacrosse tournament Thursday.
Sponsored by Antonino Auto Group: For the remainder of the school year, The Westerly Sun will be selecting a high school Athlete of the Week. Voting closes on Tuesday at 9am and the selection will be announced on Thursday. The nominees for the week ending June 12 are as follows:
WESTERLY — Top-seeded Westerly High found itself in a bit of a jam at halftime of its Division III boys lacrosse semifinal game.
SMITHFIELD — Smithfield eliminated Westerly High from the Division II softball tournament with an 8-3 win in the quarterfinals Wednesday.
COVENTRY — Westerly High's Summer Bruno finished second in the 400 at the freshman state track and field championships on Wednesday.
WESTERLY — Westerly High's boys tennis team earned three wins in singles and advanced to the semifinals of the Division III tournament with a 4-1 victory over Chariho High on Tuesday at Rotary Park.
BURRILLVILLE — Burrillville scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh to defeat Westerly High, 3-2, in the preliminary round of the Division II baseball tournament on Tuesday.
NEW BRITAIN — Stonington High's Josh Mooney stands in second place after the first day of the decathlon at Willow Brook Park on Tuesday.
CRANSTON — Chariho High picked up a pair of Division I wrestling wins Tuesday, defeating Cranston West, 46-30, and La Salle, 54-21.
PORTSMOUTH — Christian Manfred finished first in the 200 and was a part of two winning relays at the boys freshman state track and field championships Tuesday.
CUMBERLAND — Cumberland scored seven runs in the second inning on its way to defeating Chariho High, 12-3, in a play-in round game of the Division I softball tournament on Tuesday.
SMITHFIELD — Chariho High was held to one hit and lost to Smithfield, 7-0, in the play-in round of the Division I baseball tournament Tuesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — There were questions about the defending champion Seattle Storm's defense coming into the season with stalwarts Alysha Clark and Natasha Howard no longer on the roster.
WESTERLY — Madigan Hiltz, Jack Morrone and Andrew Pietroszka scored four goals each, and Westerly High downed Lincoln, 15-5, in the Division III boys lacrosse quarterfinals Monday.
WOOD RIVER JCT. — Charles Krause finished with seven goals and four assists as the Chariho High boys lacrosse team downed Middletown, 19-10, in the Division II quarterfinals on Monday.
PROVIDENCE — Kaya West finished first in one race and second in another as Westerly High tied for fifth at the Class B girls track and field championships Sunday at Conley Stadium.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN — Chariho High won the first two sets but lost the next three and fell to South Kingstown, 3-2, in the Division I boys volleyball quarterfinals Monday night.
WESTERLY — Emma Caracciolo drove home the tiebreaking run with a sacrifice fly and Westerly High edged Mount St. Charles, 2-1, in the preliminary round of the Division II softball tournament Monday.
WOOD RIVER JCT. — Pilgrim limited Chariho High to four goals in the second half and topped the Chargers, 13-10, in the quarterfinals of the Division II girls lacrosse tournament Monday.
WESTERLY — Four players scored two goals each as the Westerly Area Youth Lacrosse 14U girls team finished the regular season unbeaten after a 16-2 win over North Kingstown on Saturday at the Bradford Preserve.
PROVIDENCE — Erin vonHousen placed second in the 3,000 and the Chariho High girls track team finished eighth at the Class B track and field championships on Sunday at Conley Stadium.
WESTERLY — Five Anderson Law Firm players scored in doubles figures in its 91-66 victory over Healthy Solutions RI on Sunday in the championship game of the Ocean Community YMCA Men's 18-Plus Basketball League.
PROVIDENCE — Westerly High's 4x800 relay team placed second and the Bulldogs finished ninth in the Class B boys track and field championships on Sunday at Conley Stadium.
NEW YORK (AP) — The WNBA will hold its All-Star Game in Las Vegas on July 14 pitting the U.S. women's national team that will play in the Olympics against some of the league's best players.
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Breanna Stewart had 22 points, nine rebounds and five assists to help the Seattle Storm beat the Connecticut Sun 89-66 on Sunday.
WESTERLY — Westerly High hosts Mount St. Charles in the preliminary round of the Division II softball tournament on Monday at Cimalore Field.
WOOD RIVER JCT. — Chariho High will travel to South Kingstown in the quarterfinal round of the Division-I volleyball tournament on Monday at 5 p.m.