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October 9th, 2014
CHARIHO- The Chariho Chargers have been one of the best teams in all of Division III tennis this season. The Chargers have been one of the most improved teams from last season, and have a 9-1 record.
The Chargers suffered their first loss against North Smithfield on Tuesday night by the score of 6-1. It is the first defeat the Chargers have had all season.
NORTH KINGSTOWNâ€” After coming away with a 5-1 victory over North Kingstown last year in the Division I quarterfinal field hockey playoffs, East Greenwich was well-prepared for a similar outcome in last Fridayâ€™s matchup versus the Skippers, but North Kingstown wouldnâ€™t go down easy this time around.
EAST GREENWICHâ€”There couldnâ€™t have been a better outcome for East Greenwich football this past Friday night as they squared off against Classical in a duel that ended on the final scoring drive with the Avengers pulling away with the 20-14 upset win over The Purple.
Itâ€™s been a great learning experience for cross country runner Luke Embry.
Embry, from North Kingstown (The Prout School) is just a freshman at Roger Williams but heâ€™s already running against the big boys. In last weekendâ€™s Paul Short Invitational at Lehigh, he and his teammates competing against mainly Division I and II runners.
â€śWe were in the Gold Race, the most competitive race of the day, and Luke equaled his personal best (27:57) for eight kilometers,â€ť coach Sean Livingston said. â€śHe handled himself very well in that atmosphere.â€ť
WARWICK â€“ Both East Greenwich cross country squads capped impressive seasons with dominant wins in the final dual meet of 2014 but the girls got the slight edge on the season, with the win they cemented the Suburban Division title and polished their 8-0 record.
NORTH KINGSTOWN- The North Kingstown Skippers have been one of the most exciting teams early this season. This past Friday night, the team looked to continue its impressive start with another victory against Mt. Pleasant at North Kingstown High School.
The Skipper's offense could not be slowed down on Friday night, as the team cruised to a 35-12 victory against Mt. Pleasant.
EXETER-WEST GREENWICHâ€” The Scarlet Knights girls soccer team is in a three-team race for the top spot in the Division I-South standings with only three weeks left on the fall schedule. This past Thursday evening Division I-East opponentâ€”Barringtonâ€”came to town as both the teams were separated in record by only one game.
During the first half, each team managed to keep it a clean slate with a 0-0 game, but Exeter-West Greenwich showed they were the team to watch out for. The Scarlet Knights fired nine shots on goal to Barringtonâ€™s two.