July 20, 2019

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    PC Rebounds in Thrashing of Maine

    Last weekend for the first time this season, Women’s Hockey Head Coach Bob Deraney made a voluntary (i.e. not forced by injury) tweak to his line chart.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Providence Advances to Big East Semi-finals

    The No. 25 nationally-ranked Men’s Soccer Team (11-5-2) will play the University of Cincinnati on Friday, Nov. 12, at 5:00 p.m. in the Big East Championship Semi-finals at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J. The match will be televised live on CBS College Sports.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Mullaney, Cebulski Now Qualified for Big East

    On Saturday, Nov. 6, the Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Team, in their Big East opener, fell to the Seton Hall Pirates, with the men losing 162-126 and the women falling 173-112. Although the Friars swam extremely well, the Pirates, whose men’s team was coming off big wins against both Drexel and Lafayette, and whose women’s team is undefeated for the first time in their school’s history, proved to be extremely tough competition.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Albany, Binghamton Too Much for Volleyball Team

    The Friars are hitting the final games of the regular season, as they wrapped up their home schedule last week, falling to Binghamton 3-0 on Friday, Nov. 5, and losing on Saturday, Nov. 6, 3-0 against the Albany Great Danes. The week proved to be a series of unfortunate events for the Friars, as leading killer Lauren Fletcher ’12, sustained a knee injury which knocked her out for the two matches against Binghamton (second in America East) and Albany (first in America East). The loss of Fletcher, combined with the sheer strength of the Friars’ opponents, cast the Friars as a Rocky figure battling the big Russian Drago. Despite hanging around in every set the Friars played, it would not prove to be enough for the weekend.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Who Is Lee Westwood, and Why Is He Number 1?

    The highest ranked golfer in the world, according to the Official World Golf Ranking, is a man whose last name begins with the letter W. And no, it is not Tiger Woods. Then who is it? The answer is Lee Westwood, the first European to hold the top spot since Nick Faldo did so in 1994.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Here’s to Your Health: The Stigma of Counseling

    College. These are the best years of our lives. We can do whatever we want, whenever we want. We don’t need to worry about insurance, paying the rent, or keeping our first real job. In some respects we are “living the dream.” Our parents keep reminding us how lucky we are that we do not have any real concerns. But is that entirely true? No, it’s not. College students are bombarded by various stressors, all of which can affect our mental health, and in turn, physical health.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Brooks Leads Friars in Tune-Up Versus Bentley

    The Men’s Basketball Team opened up their season on Saturday, Nov. 6 with an exhibition game against Bentley University. The game, held at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in downtown Providence, was won by the Friars, 83-76.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Dope Sheet

    25 Has a Nice Ring to It. It was announced on Tuesday that the Men’s Soccer Team is now ranked 25th in the nation. The Friars are riding a seven-game unbeaten streak and are heading into the semi-finals of the Big East Tournament. Matt Marcin ’11 and Company are taking care of business.

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    PCI

    Will offense or defense play a more pivotal role in the Men’s Soccer Team’s Big East Semi-final matchup against Cincinnati?

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  • Sports | Nov.11, 2010

    Beaudry’s Shotout Nabs Win for PC

    A perfect comeback and a beautiful shutout are the two home games the Friars played last weekend. The Men’s Hockey Team tied the University of Vermont 3-3 Saturday night in a Hockey East game and won 2-0 over Merrimack on Friday night for Providence’s first shutout since 2007. The Friars improved to 3-4-2 overall and 3-2-2 in league play.

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