July 20, 2019

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  • Sports | Feb.25, 2010

    Marandola’s PC Legacy Is One for the Ages

    You might not know it if you were to pass her on campus. You might not know it if you were to see her teaching at Lincoln Middle School during the day. But you would certainly know, if you were to see her in action at Mullaney Gymnasium, that Chelsea Marandola ’10 is one of the most talented women’s basketball players ever to play for Providence College.

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  • Sports | Feb.25, 2010

    Swimmers Cap Off Season

    The largest contingent of Big East qualifiers in team history returned from Pittsburgh, Penn. on Saturday, Feb. 20 proud of what they had accomplished.

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  • Sports | Feb.25, 2010

    Providence Captures Hockey East Crown

    If anyone had a reason to feel snubbed when, in the summer of 2008, the Women’s Hockey East Association enacted a new policy that would award home ice for the playoffs to the regular season champion, it was Providence College.

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  • Sports | Feb.25, 2010

    PC Tops USF; Tied for 8th

    Perhaps the best yardstick for judging a college women’s basketball team is not how they win, but how they respond to a loss. That was the yardstick at play when the Friars took on South Florida in Tampa on Tuesday, Feb. 23, after losing to Connecticut just two days earlier. The Friars could not have responded better by registering a 72-62 win over the Bulls.

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  • Sports | Feb.25, 2010

    Rautins and Jackson Too Much for Friars

    Exactly one year after the Men’s Basketball Team knocked off then-No. 1 Pittsburgh, the Friars once again seemed ripe for the upset against a top-five opponent. However, futile defense and stagnant second half offense allowed the Syracuse Orange to race past Providence 99-85, crushing any hopes of a court-storming repeat.

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  • Sports | Feb.25, 2010

    PCI

    Two students are interviewed:

    “Which NBA team made the best trade-deadline move?”

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  • Sports | Feb.25, 2010

    MacKinnon’s Hat Trick Lifts Friars over BU

    The Men’s Hockey Team snapped an eight-game winless streak this weekend, splitting a series with the No. 19 Boston University Terriers. The Friars rallied around the first career hat-trick of Kyle MacKinnon ’11 to take the first game of the weekend series, 5-4, but were unable to repeat the feat the next night, losing 2-1 to BU. PC improved its record to 10-18-2 overall and 5-16-2 in Hockey East play.

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  • Sports | Feb.18, 2010

    Tragedy In Vancouver

    Olympic Luger Nodar Kumaritashvili a 21-year-old from the tiny country of Georgia who had dreamed of representing his country in the Winter Olympics, was tragically killed when he lost control of his sled on the final turn of his final practice run before the opening ceremonies in Vancouver.

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  • Sports | Feb.18, 2010

    Providence Improves to 6-6, Tops Cincy and Marquette

    Don’t look now, but the Women’s Basketball Team is on a two-game win streak, and the Friars have won three of their last four games. Their latest win came on Tuesday, Feb. 16 against Cincinnati, in a commanding 59-44 rout of the Bearcats.

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  • Sports | Feb.18, 2010

    Friars Go Winless in Season-Opening Tourney

    Even though there is still snow on the ground here in Providence, the Softball Team took to the field for the first time this season under fifth-year Head Coach Kerri Jacklets. The Friars hope to build on last season’s strong pitching staff that is led by ace Danielle Bertolette ’10. Joining Bertolette in the rotation will be Alicia Grosso ’12, who had a strong year last year with five wins and four complete games, and Corinne Clauss ’13, who is expected throw some quality innings this year for the Friars.

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