Stone Freeman

Stone Freeman
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Stone Freeman is a junior at the University of Rhode Island majoring in journalism. He can be found at either the Ryan Center, Boss Ice Arena, Meade Stadium, or Bill Beck Field covering URI athletics for the Good Five Cent Cigar and WRIU 90.3 FM. To contact Stone you can email him at stone_freeman@my.uri.edu or on Twitter @StonePFreeman.

No Stone left unturned

This past Monday marked the 16th anniversary of the tragic attacks of September 11, 2001. As our nation and her people move forward, year after year we are reminded of what is perhaps the darkest day in American history. Following the events of September 11, the United States had to...
The University of Rhode Island football team lost in their home opener on Saturday to the Stony Brook University Seawolves 35-18 at Meade Stadium in Kingston. Rhode Island, coming off a triple-overtime, 30-27 loss to the Central Michigan University Chippewas the week before, was looking to collect their first ever...
The University of Rhode Island men’s soccer team won both of their matches this past week in two home contests in Kingston on Thursday and Sunday. URI took down the Bryant Bulldogs on Thursday night and the Marist Red Foxes on Sunday afternoon. With the victories, all of Rhode Island’s...
The University of Rhode Island athletic department has gained a new fan. Paul Pabst, the executive producer of NBC Sports’s “The Dan Patrick Show,” has taken a liking to the Rhode Island Rams. Pabst, better know as Pauly on “The Dan Patrick Show,” has not only served as the executive...
Matt O’Neil has been an anchor in the URI baseball lineup this season. The fifth-year senior is batting .323 with a slugging percentage of .608 on the year while adding 9 home runs and 37 RBI. O’Neil is top three on the Rams roster in all four of those...
University of Rhode Island sophomore Gregory McManus broke the URI javelin school record on April 2 on his first career throw in a Rhode Island uniform.   McManus, a redshirt freshman athletically and academic sophomore, broke the record at the Black & Gold Invitational at Bryant College in Smithfield, Rhode...
Golf team mounts comeback to win Manor, Houston takes first in playoff The University of Rhode Island men's golf team overcame early struggles this past weekend to win the team competition with a final score of +8 par (872), while graduate student Chris Houston took home the individual title at...
Long before Dan Hurley was the head coach of the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team, he was a high school basketball star for one of the sport’s most successful coaches; his own father. Hurley played high school basketball for Bob Hurley Sr., the head basketball coach and...
The University of Rhode Island Rams men’s basketball head coach, Dan Hurley, is taking on a new role at the University coming in May. Hurley will serve as the new director of Dining Services, effective as of May 1, 2017. The move comes at a strange time as he...

We still danced

The year was 1999. The average price of gas was $1.30. Kurt Warner, Dick Vermeil and the St. Louis Rams were coined, “the greatest show on turf,” and the team to beat in the NFL.  And the starting five for the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team was...

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