May 29, 2020

Posts from "Friar Sports"

  • Friar Sports | Oct.24, 2019

    Former Friar Lands Local Coaching Job

    Rubin Garces ’97 Named as Local Head Basketball Coach By Liam Tormey ’22 Sports Staff Ruben Garces ’97, originally from Colón, Panama, is 46 years old. He is the newly-named head basketball coach at St. Raphael Academy, a high school…

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  • Friar Sports | Oct.24, 2019

    Women’s Hockey Takes On Nittany Lions

    Friars Struggle in First Game, Manage a Tie in Second By Sullivan Burgess ’20 Sports Staff Last weekend, the Providence College Women’s Hockey Team faced Pennsylvania State University in a non-conference, weekend series. Coming into the matchup, the Friars sat…

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  • Friar Sports | Oct.24, 2019

    Field Hockey Breaks into National Rankings

    Friars Voted 25th on Latest Coaches’ Poll By Joseph Quirk ’23 Sports Staff Last Monday brought some good news for the Providence College Field Hockey Team. Fresh off a big 4-1 win over the University of New Hampshire, the Friars…

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  • Friar Sports | Oct.24, 2019

    Editor’s Corner: Friar 5K

    By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor Back on Oct. 5, Providence College held its 10th annual Friar 5K as part of  Homecoming Weekend. The race may have been a commercial success with over 900 runners registered, more than 800 who…

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  • PCI | Oct.24, 2019

    PCI: Who Will Win the World Series?

    Washington Nationals By Thomas Zinzarella ’21 Sports Staff The Washington Nationals swept the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Championship Series to advance to their first ever World Series since moving from Montreal to Washington, D.C. For many fans,…

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  • Friar Sports | Oct.24, 2019

    Sports Shorts

    By Eileen Flynn ’20 Sports Staff Volleyball Update: The volleyball team welcomed two Big East rivals, Butler University and Xavier University this past weekend. After two weekends on the road, the Friars faced Xavier on their home court. After losing…

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  • Friar Sports | Oct.10, 2019

    Hockey Returns to the Rink

    Friar’s Dominate Maine 7-0 By Scott Jarosz ’21 Sports Staff The Providence College Men’s Hockey Team is ready to jump back into action for the 2019-2020 season after enjoying much success in its previous campaign. The 2018-2019 season was certainly…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.10, 2019

    Simone Biles: The Golden Girl

    Gymnast Sets Record for Most Medals in History By Nicole Patano ’22 Guest Writer Simone Biles has one medal for every year she has been alive—and then some. During the 2019 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, which started on Oct. 4,…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.10, 2019

    Editor’s Corner: Crashing Through Gender Barriers

    By Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Co-Editor Olympic gold medalist and former Providence College Women’s Hockey Team member Cammi Granato ’93 has been hired by the National Hockey League expansion team based in Seattle as the first female pro scout. Team…

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  • Friar Sports | Oct.10, 2019

    Club Basketball Ready for Redemption

    Friars Look to Continue Hot-Streak From Last Season By Cam Smith ’21 Sports Assistant Editor Late Night Madness whipped up a fervor of excitement for the start of the varsity basketball season last Saturday night. Yet, the varsity teams will…

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