March 23, 2019

Posts from "Sports"

  • Sports | Mar.25, 2010

    Boston’s Lowell Sets an Example for Us All

    There he stands: The 36-year-old stalwart, the 2007 World Series MVP, the Ironman third baseman. There he stands at first base.

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.25, 2010

    Mid-Distance Shines at Husky Spring Invitational

    Dan O’Brien ’10/Sports Staff Last Sunday’s Husky Spring Open was the beginning of what promises to be a successful 2010 Outdoor Track season for Head Coach Ray Treacy’s squads. With the weather finally turning in New England, the team looks…

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.24, 2010

    Tennis Tops St. Peter’s

    Lionel Richie once said in a song that he was, “easy like Sunday morning,” and those lyrics were reminiscent for the Friars as they trounced the team from St. Peter’s by a commanding score of 6-1

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.24, 2010

    Friars Advance to Third Round of WNIT

    What a difference a week makes. It was just last week that the Women’s Basketball Team had seemingly ended a season that saw more wins, more tenacity, and more competitiveness than any other in recent memory. But that stellar season had come to a momentary pause, due to two losses to end the season, and another loss in the first round of the Big East tournament.

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.24, 2010

    Upsets Galore at Dunkin’ Donuts Center

    It’s Thursday, March 18, at 11:55 a.m. You’re sitting in an office, at a meeting, or in class with a tiny grin on your face. The first game of the 2010 Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament is about to tip off and you are about to start looking like a genius because every team you picked in your bracket is going to win.

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.24, 2010

    Four Friars Score, but G’town Prevails in Conf. Opener

    On Sunday, March 21, a sunny New England spring day marked the Men’s Lacrosse Team’s inaugural Big East Conference game and season home opener against No. 9/10 Georgetown at the Friar Field Hockey and Lacrosse Complex. Unfortunately, the Friars lost by a score of 14-4, but the game still marked an important moment in Providence College lacrosse history.

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.24, 2010

    PCI

    Sports staff writers discuss NCAA

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.24, 2010

    A Slam Dunk for the City of Providence

    Providence is part of a state that has seen its share of bad times. The unemployment rate in Rhode Island is at 12.7 percent and a local high school recently fired all of its teachers due to poor student performance. There has been corruption amongst Providence’s finest, and a basketball team wondering if it can return to the glory days of Gavitt and Pitino. The city known as the “Renaissance City” has seemed to be watching its hopes and dreams spiraling down a dark pit with no bottom to break the fall.

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.18, 2010

    30 Years Later, No More Miracles on Ice

    As the memories of the 2012 Winter Olympics still resonate in our minds, we look back and wonder, “what if?” There is always controversy surrounding hockey as to whether professional players or college players should be used in the Olympic games.

    Read More
  • Sports | Mar.18, 2010

    LAX Seeks First Win Against No. 9/10 G’town

    For the 2010 Men’s Lacrosse Team, the upstart of this year’s spring season has been a highly anticipated one. This season, the 31st in the Friars’ storied history, marks the inaugural season for the Friars in the highly competitive, and rather hostile, Big East Conference. Adjusting to the style of play that accompanies the Big East (after previously playing in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference—MAAC), the Friars are looking forward to the challenge of a rigorous Big East schedule.

    Read More