Monday’s announcement concerning the continuation of distance learning through the month of April should be interpreted as a minor victory regarding the status of Rhode Island high school spring sports.
WESTERLY — Westerly High boys basketball coach Mike Gleason said senior Nick Lauzon was an easy choice to nominate for one of the scholarships awarded by the Rhode Island Basketball Coaches Association.
WESTERLY — Aaron Tallardy says if he knew this was going to happen he might have taken a different perspective on the conclusion of the indoor track season.
Shortage of scenarios? When it comes to the still-to-be-determined status of high school spring sports, it’s best to plan and plan some more.
WESTERLY — Westerly High put together another strong boys basketball season this winter and it showed in the postseason selections.
WESTERLY — Megan Albamonti was walking to the Delaware Field House at the University of Delaware on Friday when she got the news via email.
Spring sports practices for the four local high schools will be on hold as Rhode Island and Connecticut continue to deal with the coronavirus threat.
WESTERLY — Throughout a special ride to 18 wins this season, the Westerly High boys basketball team could've been considered a "Little Engine That Could."
WESTERLY — Westerly High's boys basketball state tournament game with Cranston West on Thursday at Federico Gym will be a ticketed-only event with just 250 attendees due to the coronavirus threat.
WESTERLY — Westerly High will host Cranston West in the Sweet 16 of the boys basketball state tournament on Thursday at 6 p.m.
WESTERLY — Westerly High had its chances in the final seconds, but in the end it was too much Erickson Bans, too many missed shots and a few costly mistakes that did the Bulldogs in Tuesday night at Federico Gym.
PROVIDENCE — For Bishop Hendricken's CJ Sheldon and Drew Jalbert of the South County Co-op, there was a least one common theme that helped make them among the very best at the RIIL boys state swimming championships Saturday at Brown University.
BOSTON — Westerly High's Sydney Federico finished 13th in the 600 at the New England girls indoor track championships Saturday.
BOSTON — Joey Guarnieri and Aaron Tallardy both established school records for Westerly High's boys indoor track team this weekend.
PROVIDENCE — Chariho High's Hannah Benavides is somewhat of an expert when it comes to the 100 breaststroke.
WESTERLY — Mike Gleason and the Westerly High boys basketball team have had a week to stew over losing their grip on the Division II regular-season title.
PROVIDENCE — Westerly High knew it had to protect the ball against Juanita Sanchez in Thursday's preliminary-round game of the Division II girls basketball tournament.
WESTERLY — Westerly High will host Burrillville on Friday at 6 p.m. in the preliminary round of the Division II boys basketball tournament.
WESTERLY — Westerly High travels to Juanita Sanchez on Thursday for a preliminary-round game in the Division II girls basketball tournament.
COVENTRY — Westerly High's Brendan Young finished fourth at 195 pounds during the junior varsity state wrestling tournament Saturday at Coventry High.
BRISTOL — Westerly High's Melanie Gomes was more than pleased with her performance — and the showing by the Bulldogs — at the Division II girls swimming championships on Saturday.
Mackenzie Fusaro scored 16 points in Westerly High's win against Shea on Feb. 4. She made a pair of 3-pointers in the 42-34 victory over the Raiders.
WESTERLY — Kylee Marley scored a career-high 15 points and the Westerly High girls basketball team defeated Mount St. Charles, 59-41, in a Division II game Wednesday.
WESTERLY — Senior Night for the Westerly High boys basketball team didn't exactly go according to the script for much of the first half.
WEST WARWICK — Westerly High could not overcome a nine-point halftime deficit and lost to West Warwick, 53-40, in a Division II girls basketball game Monday night.
PROVIDENCE — Westerly High's Sydney Federico finished second in the 600 at the girls state indoor track championship meet Saturday.
PROVIDENCE — Westerly High's Aaron Tallardy placed fourth in the 600 at the boys indoor track state championship Saturday at the Providence Career & Technical Academy.
WESTERLY — Mackenzie Fusaro scored 12 points on four 3-pointers and the Westerly High girls basketball team rolled past Middletown, 55-33, in a Division II game Thursday.
WESTERLY — Melanie Gomes and Jenna Burke won two races each as the Westerly High girls swim team edged Moses Brown, 48-45, in a Stoyko Division meet Wednesday night at the Ocean Community YMCA.
WESTERLY — Westerly High won just two individual races and a relay and lost to Moses Brown, 49-45, in a Stoyko Division boys swim meet Wednesday night at the Ocean Community YMCA.
PROVIDENCE — Westerly High's Sebastian Reisch finished first in the 1,000 at the junior varsity boys indoor track state championships Wednesday night.
WESTERLY — Travis Cobain hit two big baskets in the final minute to help Wheeler School defeat Westerly High, 66-64, in a Division II boys basketball game Wednesday night.
TIVERTON — Tiverton made just a few more free throws than Westerly High and beat the Bulldogs, 42-37, in a Division II girls basketball game Tuesday night.
CRANSTON — Jessica Burke, Jenna Burke and Melanie Gomes took first in two individual events apiece and were members of two winning relays as Westerly High defeated Cranston West, 52-42, on Monday in a Stoyko Division girls swim meet.
CRANSTON — Brayden Champlin and Ryan Imhof each won two individual events and were part of two winning relays to lead the Westerly High boys swim team to a 63-30 victory over Cranston West in a Stoyko Division meet Monday.
BURRILLVILLE — Jawarie Hamelin had 23 points and 11 rebounds and the Westerly High boys basketball team held on for a 67-61 Division II victory over Burrillville on Monday night.
STONINGTON — Sophia Bell scored 26 points and grabbed 17 rebounds as Stonington High topped Valley Regional, 60-47, in a nonleague girls basketball game Saturday.
PROVIDENCE — Diana Turano finished first in the 55 dash and the Westerly High girls indoor track team placed fourth at the Medium Class meet Saturday.
PROVIDENCE — Aaron Tallardy finished second in the 600 and the Westerly High boys indoor track placed fourth in the Class B meet Saturday.
CUMBERLAND — Melanie Gomes, Jenna Burke and Jessica Burke each won two events and swam on two winning relays as the Westerly High girls team defeated PCD/St. Raphael, 60-32, in a Stoyko Division meet Saturday.
CUMBERLAND — Brayden Champlin and Madigan Hiltz won two events apiece as the Westerly High boys swim team defeated PCD/St. Raphael, 55-38, in a Stoyko Division meet Saturday.
WESTERLY — Westerly High put up 37 points in the second half to surge past Tolman, 58-48, in a Division II boys basketball game Thursday night.
WESTERLY — Westerly Middle lost to Portsmouth, 53-42, in the quarterfinals of the state boys basketball tournament Thursday, suffering its first loss of the season.
PROVIDENCE — Westerly High's Mikayla Sousa finished second in the 600 at the girls freshman state indoor championships Tuesday night at the Providence Career and Technical Academy.
PAWTUCKET — Mackenzie Fusaro scored 16 points and Meg Beal had 11 rebounds as Westerly High downed Shea, 42-34, in a Division II girls basketball game Tuesday night.