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Barrington’s Eric Zhang And James Bogdanovic’s Friendship Trumps Their Tennis Rivalry
"Both James and Eric love tennis, but their friendship, respect for each other and desire to see each other improve is even more impressive than their accomplishments on the court."
Father And Son Work Together Toward A State Championship
Four simple words were all it took for Bishop Hendricken senior Ricky Angeli to shake off his nerves and turn his performance around -- “Your Team Needs You.”
Shea / URI Alum Momodou Mbye Sets His Path Via The IFL
Momodou Mbye doesn’t have to look too far for motivation. Seeing that Packers stadium everyday across the street …. that’s motivation.
Is West Point Ready For La Salle’s Jackie Comeau?
Consummate La Salle Academy scholar athlete Jackie Comeau will be bringing her skills and drive to West Point in the fall to hone her leadership skills.
Special Needs Inclusion And Opportunity At Cranston East
Inclusion and opportunity. That is the foundation of the Special Education Life Skills program at Cranston High School East. The special education students enrolled in East’s life skills program are included in classes that provide hands-on work experience that will prepare them for the real world. Life skills students learn to cook and make recipes...
Classical High’s Athletics And Academics Harmonize Beautifully
A sea of purple banners fills every space of the gymnasium walls at Classical High School. Each banner displays the names of Hall of Famers, record breakers and state championship teams. The Providence-school nestled in the heart of the state’s largest city has a rich athletic tradition and has produced many accomplished athletes who went...
North Providence High P-Tech Participation Offers Students A Head Start
North Providence High student Talia Santomaro hopes to one day become a nurse - a career that is always in strong demand, especially since the Coronvirus. Santomaro is still in high school but she is already gaining valuable experience in the healthcare profession. She is enrolled in P-Tech (Pathway Technology Early College High), a program...
Family Challenges Provide Hendricken’s Chris LoPresti The Motivation For Success
Bishop Hendricken High senior and football captain Chris LoPresti credits his success in athletics and academics to the lessons he has learned from his family's difficulties.
A New Heart Only Increases Mike Brennan’s Caring And Commitment
Portsmouth coach and physical education teacher Mike Brennan, described by many as extremely caring and generous, just received the greatest gift and is ready for his next chapter.
La Salle Athletic Admin. Ted Quigley Passes The Baton To Vin McGinn
Vin McGinn readily admits he was never the best athlete when he competed as a teenager at La Salle Academy. He doesn’t hide the fact his skills were subpar at best. He learned that winning isn’t always a measure of success. He never earned All-State honors, but he was a proven leader who was named...