Archive - Feb 9, 2014 - Sports Article
WARWICK â€” Twenty years ago, Tom Hanksâ€™ silver-screen portrayal of the slow-witted Forrest Gump earned the acclaimed actor an Academy Award and a huge payday. The 1994 release is remembered for the lead characterâ€™s array of quirky and quick-to-the-point quotes, some of which still hold merit today.
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PAWTUCKET â€” Playing a rare Saturday afternoon home game, St. Raphael Academy pushed first-place La Salle Academy to the limit before the Ramsâ€™ superiority finally manifested itself in the final minute.
The Saints, who had a chance to tie the game with 25 seconds left, came up short in the end, 64-61, as the Rams made their final six points from the free throw line.