Archive - Dec 7, 2010 - Sports Article
PAWTUCKET â The ushering in of a new boysâ basketball season means the arrival of two high school tournaments geared towards preserving the memories of a pair of legendary city coaches.
CENTRAL FALLS â Central Falls dedicated its latest Navigant Tip-Off Tournament championship to former coach Joe Handy.
âWe wanted to get this one for Joe,â said new C.F. coach Nick Lafreniere on Tuesday evening after his Warriors rolled to a 38-24 victory over Davies Tech in the tournament final. âJoe was a mentor and a friend to me and a great coach. I talked to him on the phone today and told him we wanted to win for him.â