Posted on Leave a comment

Warwick Varsity Sports Wrap-up: Sept. 19, 2023



WARWICK, RI — Here’s your recap of Warwick varsity sports for Sept. 19, 2023, as reported on the Rhode Island Interscholastic League website.


Hendricken, Pilgrim notch wins

Bishop Hendricken scored a late touchdown to take a 21-14 home win against North Kingstown on Sept. 18 and take sole possession of first place in Division I. The Hawks previously won their non-league game visiting Kellenberg Memorial, 47-28,  in Uniondale, NY on Sept. 9. Pilgrim started the season with two home shutouts, defeating East Greenwich 6-0 on Sept. 8 and blanking Mt. Hope, 20-0, on Sept. 15. The Patriots sit in a four-way tie for the lead in Division III-B. Toll Gate fell, 46-7, against Coventry on Sept. 14, placing them tied for fifth in Division III-A.

Next up: Hendricken traveled to Portsmouth on Sept. 19, after the deadline for this article. Pilgrim visits West Warwick on Sept. 21. Toll Gate travels to North Smithfield/Mt. St. Charles Academy, also on Sept. 21.

Boys Soccer:

Hawks start without a loss; Toll Gate leads division

Bishop Hendricken started the season 2-0-1 on the strength of one-point wins over LaSalle Academy (1-0 on Sept. 5) and Moses Brown (2-1 on Sept. 9) and a 3-3 tie against North Kingstown on Sept. 15. Seniors Brennan Hill and Xavier Wilkens and junior Aiden Brindle notched goals against the Skippers. Toll Gate leads Division 4 after wins against Blackstone Valley Prep (1-0 on Sept. 12) and Rogers High School (6-2 on Sept. 15). The Titans also dropped an 8-0 shutout to non-league opponent Bishop Feehan on Sept. 16. Pilgrim split its first two games, both decided by shutouts: The Patriots lost to Smithfield, 2-0, on Sept. 13 before blanking Burrillville, 1-0, on Sept. 15.

Next up: Hendricken hosts South Kingstown on Sept. 23. Toll Gate welcomes Paul Cuffee on Sept. 21. Pilgrim travels to Tiverton on Sept. 19 and Westerly on Sept. 22.

Girls Soccer:

Toll Gate heads D 3-A, Pilgrim has mixed results

The Lady Titans started the season with a 2-0-1 record, good for first in Division 3-A, following a 1-0 win over East Greenwich on Sept. 19 and 0-0 tie against Narragansett on Sept. 14. Toll Gate previously defeated Classical High School, 3-1, on Sept. 12, with senior Isabelle Lafontaine and sophomores Ava Ficher and Shinyu Vega leading the visitors over the host Purples. Pilgrim sits tied for third in Division 1-A with a 2-1 record after losing a close 1-0 contest against South Kingstown on Sept. 14. On Sept. 6, the Lady Patriots beat Moses Brown by a 6-3 score, with senior Amaya Coffie scoring 4 goals and earning Player of the Week honors from MaxPreps.

Next up: Toll Gate travels to Cranston East and Pilgrim hosts LaSalle Academy on Sept. 21.

Field Hockey:

Toll Gate wins two straight, Pilgrim shut out

The Lady Titans secured two shutout wins, 2-0 over Pilgrim on Sept. 14 and 1-0 over Smithfield on Sept. 19, to take second place in Division 2-A. Pilgrim fell 2-0 against Chariho on Sept. 19.

Next up: Toll Gate embarks on a two-game road trip, visiting  Burrillville on Sept. 12 and Lincoln on Sept. 27. Pilgrim hosts Smithfield on Sept. 22.


Pilgrim takes first win, Toll Gate loses shutout

Pilgrim notched its first win of of the season with a 3-0 victory over Rogers on Sept. 18. Toll Gate fell, 3-0, to Burrillville on Sept. 13 but still kept its grip on third place in Division 3-B.

Next up: Pilgrim visits St. Raphael Academy on Sept. 20. Toll Gate hosted Woonsocket on Sept. 19, after the deadline for this article.

Want to contribute photos, video, or recaps of Warwick varsity sports? Email Publisher Rob Borkowski, and use “Varsity Sports Wrap” in your subject line.

Joe Hutnak -
Author: Joe Hutnak - [email protected]

Co-Founder and Editor-at-Large of Warwick Post. For Warwick Post-related inquiries or communications, email [email protected]

This is a test