...with no major rival emerging to challenge him. BasketballEx-Providence star Barnes diesMarvin Barnes, who led Providence College to the Final Four in 1973 and starred in the old American Basketball Association, has died Monday. He was 62...

Taft's weight loss plan reflects modern approach

...to the first celebrity weight loss patient," said Deborah Levine, an assistant professor at Rhode Island's Providence College. Her report, part of research for a book about the course of obesity in the U.S., appeared Monday in the journal...

Shelby Elaine Crawford - Patrick Lawrence Sheldon

...Mrs. Mary Cocca and the late Mr. Patsy Cocca, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Sheldon. He is a graduate of Providence College, and Quinnipiac University School of Law. Patrick currently serves in the United States Army JAG Corps and is...

Two minutes with #18, Shawn Weiman

...Family: Parents, Mervin and Brenda, brother Scott (23). Career notes: Rookie defenseman played four years at Providence College. Let's start with a trivia question. Before coming to Augusta, you were two degrees of separation from the...

Lynx add 4 players in day of trading

...second. Parenteau, 22, comes from the American Hockey League's Portland Pirates and the 24-year old Mason from Providence College. The Lynx will ship forward Colt King, defenseman Treavor Peterson and the rights to defenseman Ed Hill to the...

Five questions: Jay Leach

...plus-9 rating in 70 games as rookie with ECHL Mississippi. Was a fifth-round pick by the Coyotes in 1998 out of Providence College. Q: You come from quite a hockey background. Tell us about your family? Well, my father played at St. Lawrence...

Bruins sign RW Fitzgerald to 2-year deal

...scoring seven goals with 10 assists and 52 penalty minutes. A native of Billerica, Mass., he played two seasons at Providence College before turning pro in 1988. "Tom brings experience and leadership to our team," general manager Mike O'Connell...

Lynx ledger and notebook

...3.03 GAA) form one of the best goalie tandems in the league. ... Rookie Doug Sheppard, a former star at Providence College, leads the club in scoring (22 goals-28 assists-50 points). ... Addition of C Mike Omicioli, who began...

Soft shot for Stingrays sinks Lynx

...has thrown everything but the Zamboni driver at Augusta goalie Bobby Goepfert during the series, but the former Providence College star has been equal to the task. So when Campbell's relatively weak shot from the left wing hit Goepfert's...

'Brendan Leonard Show' makes leap to national TV

...Until then, I thought about six people watched it," says Leonard, now 19 and a freshman at Rhode Island's Providence College. On Monday, that audience will get a whole lot bigger, thanks to ABC Family Channel executives who saw the show...