Former Providence College men’s hockey defenseman Mark Adams (Boxford, Mass.) passed away suddenly on Monday (Sept. 17) at the age of 27.
Lauren Dobson scoring two goals in the second half to lift Westerly girls soccer to a 3-2 victory over North Providence Wednesday night. The Bulldogs are now 4-0-0 in Division II.
Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Zach Britton started a game-ending double play on New York's third try in the ninth inning and the Yankees kept the Boston Red Sox from a bubbly celebration in the Bronx for at least another night with a 3-2 victory.
No. 23 Rhode Island (6-0-0) extended its shutout streak to six consecutive games with a 3-0 road win Tuesday night at Providence. The win improves Rhody to 30-12-4 all-time against the Friars.
In Division II girls volleyball Tuesday, Portsmouth sweeps Central Falls, 3-0. The Patriots improve to 4-0 on the season.
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The Browns have traded problematic wide receiver Josh Gordon to the New England Patriots for a fifth-round draft pick.
Rhode Island moved up in both national polls this week, landing at No. 23 in the STATS FCS Top 25 Poll and the AFCA FCS Coaches Poll. The two polls were released Monday.
Last year's Division II field hockey runner-up, Lincoln School, is off to a 4-0 start this year. The Lynx beating Cumberland Monday night, 5-0 (featuring goals by Addie DeFeo & Emma Keene-Reinhard).
Justin Decelles scoring all three goals, including one that completes his hat trick in the second half, to lead North Smithfield past Lincoln in Division II boys soccer, 3-0. The Northmen are now 4-0.
Blake Bortles threw four touchdown passes, three in the first half, and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat Tom Brady and the New England Patriots 31-20 Sunday in a rematch of last season's AFC championship game.
Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts left the game after hurting his left side making a throw to home plate during a 4-3 win over the New York Mets on Sunday that cut Boston's magic number to two for a third straight AL East title.
New wide receivers Corey Coleman & Bennie Fowler making their practice debut in Foxboro Wednesday, along with running back Kenjon Barner. Tom Brady working closely with his new targets as the Patriots prepare for an AFC Championship rematch with the Jaguars Sunday.
Kari Buonanno, Meredith Langmuir & Amanda Steckler all scoring for the Quakers as Moses Brown beats defending state champion North Kingstown in Division I field hockey Tuesday, 3-0.
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Tom Brady threw for 277 yards and three touchdowns, hitting Rob Gronkowski for 123 yards and a score Sunday to lead the defending AFC champion New England Patriots to a 27-20 victory over the Houston Texans.
Highlights & scores from around Rhode Island & Southern Mass from the first week of the high school football season. The ABC6 Sports team of Nick Coit, Ian Steele & Ken Bell have all the action on "Pick Six."
The Patriots had perfect attendance at practice Wednesday as the team gears up for Sunday's season opener against the Texans. The talk around Foxboro was more about the quarterback though, as the epilogue to "Tom vs. Time" was released on Facebook. In the video, Brady stating again his intentions to play until age 45. ABC6 Sports Reporter Ian Steele has more from Gillette Stadium.
Rhode Island will have 14 of its Atlantic 10 games on national television as part of 159 total national television appearances across the league's four media partners: ESPN, CBS Sports Network, NBCSN and Stadium. The A-10 announced the conference schedule and TV selections Wednesday.
Julian Aristizabal scoring the lone goal of the match in the second half to lift La Salle boys soccer over South Kingstown, 1-0, in the 2018 season opener. This was a rematch of the 2017 Division I state championship between the Rams and Rebels.
After dropping the first two sets, defending Division II state champion Cranston East girls volleyball rallying past Cumberland Wednesday, 3-2, to open 2018.
Some new faces appearing at Patriots practice Tuesday, including wide receiver Chad Hansen, as the Pats begin to prepare for Sunday's season opener against the Houston Texans. Tom Brady was also spotted wearing his old helmet at practice Tuesday, after trying out the newer model during the preseason. Also Tuesday, the Miami Dolphins announcing the signing of Brandon Bolden, who'd been with New England since 2012.
Smithfield girls soccer scoring two goals late in the second half to rally past Cranston West, 2-1, in the Division I opener for both schools.
Freshman Tom Corcoran scoring in the second half to lift Lincoln boys soccer to a 1-0 win in its season opener over Mount St. Charles.
Rafael Devers continued his rehab assignment and recorded a second consecutive multi-hit game, but the playoff-bound Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders defeated the Pawtucket Red Sox, 5-1, in the season finale for the PawSox on Monday afternoon at McCoy Stadium.