Women's Soccer hire Wake Forest assistant as new head coach The University of Rhode Island women’s soccer team filled their head coaching void when they acquired the services of longtime Wake Forest assistant Megan Jessee last week. After losing head coach Michael Needham to an assistant coaching job at...
|CIGAR| Autumn Walter, Stone Freeman, Margeaux Gagnon, Jack O’Marra and Ben Kinch from the Good Five Cent Cigar and the 5 Cent Cigar Newscast spent their spring break covering the breaking news from the A-10 and NCAA’s.  Spring break has come and gone at the University of Rhode Island. While...
Coach Joe Augustine has helped the University of Rhode Island club hockey program acquire 574 wins since he spearheaded the program 29 years ago, which more than doubles the 268 recorded losses. Under his leadership, our club hockey team has also obtained an American Collegiate Hockey Association National Championship.        ...
Sam Murray gets the week off from his “Weekly Round-Up” so the reigns have been given to Tyler Krusz to give you a quick look at the past week in URI athletics. Men’s Basketball The men’s basketball team defeated the Brown Bears out of Kingston with an 86-62 victory on Tuesday...
Photo by Anna Messick | CIGAR | The URI men’s hockey team split their weekend series with New York University, snapping their seven-game win streak. The Rams also lost assistant captain Matt Kowash for the season with a broken femur. Kowash’s official injury is a broken femur, sprained PCL and torn...

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Sub-par records and a lack of playoff appearances are usually enough for head coaches at a professional level to be terminated. The University of Rhode Island is no stranger to this concept. Women’s basketball head coach Cathy Inglese did not have her contract renewed and football head coach Joe Trainer...
Photo by Autumn Walter |CIGAR| Baseball season starts up again with win on Tuesday and a scheduled five games next week. After 18 games on the road, the University of Rhode Island’s baseball team recorded a 5-2 win over Sacred Heart in its home opener on Tuesday afternoon. “It’s nice to play...
Photos by Autumn Walter |CIGAR| Above: Families of Mark Matson (left), Mike Pesola (center) and Max St. Sauver are honored at ceremony before their final home game of their URI careers. Bottom: Senior Sauveur plays in the Boss Ice Arena for last time. The Rhode Island men’s hockey team snapped their 15-game...
        The University of Rhode Island powerlifting team opened their season with an impressive start this Sunday at the USAPL Raw Collegiate Cup held at CrossFit Watch City in Waltham, Massachusetts. The Rams accumulated a host of accolades at the meet, totaling 16 medalists, including a clean sweep of...
The University of Rhode Island men’s hockey team swept the New York University Violets last weekend in the first ever matchup between the two clubs. Friday night’s game got off to a rough start for URI as the Violets scored early in the first after junior Sandy Gray was...

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