ABC6 Sports Director Emeritus Ken Bell To Be Inducted Into Portsmouth H.S. Athletic Hall of Fame

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Portsmouth High School Press Release

PORTSMOUTH, RI (June 23, 2021) — The 4th Annual Portsmouth High School Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on Saturday October 16th at the Green Valley Country Club in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.

The 2021 honorees are an outstanding group of former athletes, and special contributors to the Portsmouth High School athletic program along with the 1970-71 Boys Basketball Team that secured the program’s first regular season basketball championship in school history by winning the Class C Southern title.

The event will begin with a Cocktail hour and Hors d’oeuvres at 4:30pm followed by the induction ceremony. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit or contact John Blaess at

Duke Ingraham – Class of ’88
Becky Ingraham – Class of ’90
Dennis Jerome – Class of ’88
Robin Ramey – Class of ’89
John Burton – Class of ’82
Jim Bechtel – Class of ’66
Scott Polselli – Class of ’76
Sarah McLean – Class of ’99

Special Contributor
Norman Bailey – PHS Football Volunteer

Ken Bell – ABC 6 News Sports Reporter

Team Recognition
1970-71 Boys Basketball Team – Class C Southern Regular Season Champions

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