February 25, 2018

Posts from "Friar Sports"

  • Friar Sports | Nov.30, 2017

    Basketball Team Wins 2K Classic

    By Max Anderson ’18 Sports Staff On Friday, November 17, the Providence College Men’s Basketball Team was able to add another piece of hardware to the trophy cabinet by winning the 2K Classic Tournament, held annually at Madison Square Garden.…

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  • Friar Sports | Nov.30, 2017

    Friars Go to Ireland

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff Last week, the Providence College Men’s Ice Hockey Team took a journey across the pond to participate in the 2017 Friendship Four Tournament in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Over the course of their weeklong trip,…

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  • Friar Sports | Nov.30, 2017

    Coach Ray Treacy Wins His Own Award

    By Eileen Flynn ’20 Sports Staff Ray Treacy is a respected and well-known name around Providence College’s campus and in the Cross Country and Track and Field communities. The school was recently reminded of the coach’s talents because Treacy was…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.30, 2017

    Friars in the Pros

    As Providence College athletics are Divison I, the Friars have seen many of their athletes go on to play professionally in their respective sports. Three writers gave updates on Friars who play on professional soccer, hockey, and basketball teams. Basketball

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  • PCI | Nov.30, 2017

    PCI: College Athletes Should be Paid

    By Chris McCormack ’18 Sports Staff The NCAA has a severe money problem. In 2016, the collegiate sports organization posted a revenue of $995.9 million. Meanwhile, the athletes, who are to thank for this revenue, do not see a dime…

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  • PCI | Nov.30, 2017

    PCI: College Athletes Should Not be Paid

    By Ethan Ticehurst ’18 Sports Staff College athletes should not get paid. There is no acceptable reason why athletes should be paid. The payment for their services is the education that they receive at their institution. The main argument for…

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  • Friar Sports | Nov.16, 2017

    Former Hockey Player Dies of Ewing’s Sarcoma

    By Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Co-Editor Andrew “Drew” Brown ’16 may not have physically been in Schneider Arena this past weekend, but his presence was surely known and felt as the Friars went on to beat University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Seven…

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  • Friar Sports | Nov.16, 2017

    Fall Sports Wrap-Up

    By Joe Myko ’19 Sports Staff   As the year creeps further into November, fall sports at Providence College are beginning to wrap-up. With the exception of volleyball, all the fall sports have ended. Now, before we fully turn our…

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  • Friar Sports | Nov.16, 2017

    Men’s Basketball Splits First Weekend of Play

    By Chris McCormack ’18 Sports Staff   The Providence College Men’s Basketball Team kicked off their  season last weekend with a 84-55 win over the Houston Baptist Huskies in Alumni Hall. With comic-con being held at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.16, 2017

    Shalane Flanagan Wins NYC Marathon

    By Eileen Flynn ’20 Sports Staff    On Sunday, November 5, Shalane Flanagan made history by becoming the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon in 40 years.   Runners from all over the world gathered in…

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