Club sports are a great way to get involved in college. Many state schools offer a wide variety of club sports. For example, the University of Florida offers almost 50 different club sports, Pennsylvania State University offers around 80, but the University of Rhode Island offers less than 20....
After spending the last two years as the leader of the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team, shooting guard Xavier Munford was selected in the third round of the NBA Developmental League’s 2014 Draft. With this news, it is needless to say that I am extremely happy for Munford....
The University of Rhode Island women’s swimming and diving team bounced back from their first defeat against the University of New Hampshire, 168.0-124.0, on Saturday with their ninth-consecutive victory over Providence College, 178.0-166.0, Tuesday evening. The Rams have dispatched four of five opponents on the young season and turned in...
The University of Rhode Island women’s soccer team clinched an Atlantic 10 Tournament berth after its 3-1 road victory over Richmond on Sunday. The Rams moved to 12-4-2 overall after splitting a road weekend series, losing 2-1 to Davidson University on Friday and rebounding against Richmond two days later. “To get...
The University of Rhode Island men’s soccer team suffered its first Atlantic 10 Conference loss of the season when they fell 1-0 to Saint Louis University on a Kingsley Bryce goal in the 87th minute. Rhode Island’s record dropped to 10-4-3 overall with a 6-1 posting in conference play. Coming into...
The University of Rhode Island women’s volleyball team split a pair of weekend games with a 3-0 win over La Salle University on Sunday, after being swept on Friday by Duquesne University. The Rams raised their record for the season to 16-8 and marked the first time since 2002 that...
The University of Rhode Island men’s and women’s cross country teams finished in 13th and eighth out of 14 teams, respectively, at the Atlantic 10 Championship at Duquesne University this past weekend. Graduate student James Bloom was the top finisher for the men’s team, placing 43rd with a final time...
The no. 7 University of Rhode Island men’s hockey team escaped Saturday night with a 4-3 win over no. 14 University of Delaware at Bradford R. Boss Ice Arena after losing 4-1 on Friday. Rhode Island remains in first place in the Eastern States Collegiate Hockey League by one point...
Player of the Year Tayra Melendez Melendez has led the University of Rhode Island’s women’s basketball team in points since coming to the school three years ago.  Last year she showed improvements in almost every major statistical category.  She averaged 10.4 points and 4.4 rebounds per game her freshman year, while...
The University of Maine defeated the University of Rhode Island 20-14 in a comeback win on Saturday to spoil the Rams’ homecoming game at Meade Stadium. The Rams drop to 0-8 on the season with an 0-4 posting in Colonial Athletic Association play. Rhode Island led 14-6 in the third...

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