August 12, 2020

Posts from "Sports"

  • Sports | Oct.21, 2010

    Tough Week for Friars, but Fletcher Still Shines

    There were many bright spots, but inconsistent play ultimately plagued the Volleyball Team as the Friars suffered a setback on the short side of a 3-1 decision against the UMBC Retrievers in an America East showdown last week. The Friars looked powerful in their second set victory, but proceeded to allow huge UMBC runs in the other sets, which proved to be the downfall of the Friars.

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  • Sports | Oct.21, 2010

    The Sports Boss

    Did Keno Davis take a public speaking course over the last year? (Could that explain the defense?) At the 2009 Late Night Madness, Davis spoke for five seconds, literally. He did not wait for the crowd to silence. He did not wait to make a big statement that would send a chill down the Friar Fans’ spines. He just took the microphone, said thanks for coming, and then walked off the court.

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  • Sports | Oct.21, 2010

    Friars Defeated Twice by UM-Duluth

    They are back! The Men’s Hockey Team came to win on Friday, Oct. 8, when they played Northeastern at home with a final score of 3-2. “They played really well with a really good pace throughout the game,” said coach Tim Army. “They stayed on top of their game.”

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  • Sports | Oct.07, 2010

    O’Neill Nets Hat Trick, Friars Split against Robert Morris

    Jean O’Neill ’11 could only garner a half-and-half serving of satisfaction per night in last weekend’s two-game visit to Robert Morris.

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  • Sports | Oct.07, 2010

    Providence Splits Conference Games

    When most think of the Garden State, they think of the Jersey Shore and the Housewives of New Jersey; two television shows that have captured and embarrassed many from the great state of New Jersey. What most Big East fans seem to forget is that there are two schools in the conference, Seton Hall and Rutgers, that reside in Jersey.

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  • Sports | Oct.07, 2010

    Field Hockey Battles Against Ranked Teams

    Two top twenty teams in two days. No. 17 Albany and No. 8 Syracuse visited Providence over the weekend for games with the Field Hockey Team. Along with their high rankings, Albany and Syracuse brought with them some powerful offense. Albany topped PC 3-2, and Syracuse defeated the Friars 3-0.

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  • Sports | Oct.07, 2010

    Marcin’s Goal Not Enough For Providence

    The Men’s Soccer Team was defeated by Notre Dame, 2-1, on Sunday, Oct. 3, in a Big East Conference match at Alumni Stadium in South Bend, Ind. In their first game in Notre Dame’s new Alumni Stadium, and their second of four trips to the Midwest this season, the Friars came up just short as The Fighting Irish’s Steven Perry scored the game winner with 5:17 remaining in the second half.

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  • Sports | Oct.07, 2010

    Harriers Take 13th at Adidas

    The Men’s Cross Country Team was back in action this past Saturday in the Second Annual Wisconsin Adidas Invitational. In the second race of the season, the No. 20 Friars finished 13th out of a field of 20 teams.

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  • Sports | Oct.07, 2010

    PCI

    Sports writers Joe Dalli ’14 and Sean Bailey ’14 discuss their choices of the team to win the AL pennant.

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  • Sports | Oct.07, 2010

    The Dope Sheet

    The Dope Sheet. The newest feature of The Cowl’s Sports Section is the present column, The Dope Sheet. This weekly piece is a digest of sports news from the Providence College world. In addition to providing news and notes on current and former Friars, The Dope Sheet also reports on key sporting events, praiseworthy achievements, and various other items which are of practical use to the Friar fan.

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