By Ian Weiner and Jack O’Marra Contributing Sports Reporters   Men’s Soccer MVP: Nils Leifhelm Greatness and success are no stranger to Nils Leifhelm. The senior goalkeeper has been making an impact for the University of Rhode Island men’s soccer team since his freshman year in 2014, and did not fail to defend...
The Rhode Island Rams will live to see another day after making it to their first Atlantic 10 Tournament semifinal in five years. In a battle plagued by whistle-happy officials (there were 49 fouls called between both teams), Rhode Island relied on its suffocating defense last night to eliminate the...
The University of Rhode Island women’s soccer team knocked off Wagner University at the Kingston Soccer Complex on Friday night, 3-2. The Rams followed up their comeback win against the Seahawks with a 3-0 home shutout of the University of Maine on Sunday afternoon. With the victories, Rhode Island raised their...
Although the University of Rhode Island women’s basketball season has not officially started, freshman Charise Wilson is already creating a buzz. The 5-foot-5 point guard from West Babylon, New York, was a big score for the revamped women’s program. Along with the new head coach, Daynia La-Force, Wilson is among...
The University of Rhode Island women’s basketball team defeated reigning Atlantic 10 Conference champion and top-ranked scoring defense, Fordham University on Sunday afternoon, 71-56. With the victory, Rhode Island clinches its first winning season since 2003-2004, when the team finished at 16-13.  The Rams are currently 15-9 with a 7-5...
On Saturday, Oct. 6, the Rhode Island Men’s and Women’s cross country teams competed in the New England Championship at Franklin Park, Massachusetts. Men's cross country finished 14th and earned 406 points. Women’s Cross Country finished 15th, earning 353 points. Joseph MaGuire was the top finisher for the Rams for...
Settling in the first year of college can take an adjustment period for some students, but that’s not the case for University of Rhode Island freshman, Kelly Iocca, who was just awarded her second A-10 rookie of the week award in the young season. “It didn’t feel real,” Iocca said....
The no. 12 University of Rhode Island men’s ice hockey team captured two home victories against No. 18 University of Buffalo this weekend, 3-1 and 5-1, toppling the previously undefeated Bulls. The Rams improved to 7-1 on the season and remain four points ahead of Stony Brook University in the...
The University of Rhode Island men’s rugby team will look to avenge last week’s 27-25 loss against the University of Vermont on Saturday to claim first place in their conference. The Rams lost last week on a last-play penalty kick that gave Vermont the win, and URI’s first defeat on the...
The University of Rhode Island’s club rowing team pulled off a series of wins at the Knecht Cup in West Windsor, New Jersey. The team earned three first-place finishes this weekend out of the 10 races in which the school competed. Winning 30 percent of its heats, this weekend was...

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