Started in 1990 by a few dedicated volunteers, the Breaker’s basketball club was created to meet the following goals:
To improve the basketball skills of those student-athletes who were willing to show exceptional dedication to the sport of basketball and have a desire to play at the collegiate level.
To promote sportsmanship and cooperative spirit among the participants regardless of race, religion or socioeconomic standing.
To enhance the cultural and educational opportunities for the student-athlete through travel outside the State of Rhode Island.
To promote education through basketball
10th GRADE TEAMS TEAM ANNOUNCE TRYOUTS. PLEASE CLICK ON LINK IN LEFT MARGIN FOR INFO
8tH & 9TH GRADE BREAKER TEAMS ANNOUNCE TRYOUTS
Congratulations to RI BREAKERS NYZIO & OXFORD for advancing out of pool play at the USJN.
CONGRATULATIONS TO RI BREAKERS NYZIO & OXFORD on going 3-1 at Black Diamond Championship in Pennsylvania, 4-0 at Lone Wolf Shootout in Burlington Vt, and 4-0 at USJN Summerfest.
CONGRATULATIONS TO RI BREAKERS / EDGEHILL ON WINNING THE MASS STATE DIV I AAU 16U CHAMPIONSHIP
CONGRATULATIONS TO RI BREAKERS NYZIO , OXFORD AND EDGEHILL ON A STRONG PERFORMANCE AT THE DEEP SOUTH CLASSIC IN RALEIGH NC.
RI BREAKERS EDGEHILL WON THE 17U NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP BRACKET..ONLY TEAM IN NORTHEAST TO WIN A CHAMPIONSHIP BRACKET
CONGRATULATIONS TO RAQUEL PEDERZANI,CLASS OF 2014 BAYVIEW ACADEMY, ON HER SELECTION AS ATHLETE OF THE YEAR.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NORTH KINGSTON RI HS TEAM AND BREAKERS ALI BARTON & AMANDA BEDNARIK FOR WINNING THE RIIL DIV I STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE ROGERS HIGH SCHOOL TEAM AND BREAKERS JOSIE CHAVES AND BREANNA MORGERA FOR WINNING THE RIIL DIV II STATE CHAMPIONSHIP. BOTH JOSIE AND BRE WERE MEMBERS OF THE ALL TOURNEY TEAM AND JOSIE WAS TOURNAMENT MVP
CONGRATULATIONS TO BREAKERS MAURA KELTY, RAQUEL PEDERZANI, ALI BARTON, & JOSIE CHAVES ON THEIR SELECTION TO FIRST TEAM ALL-STATE
CONGRATULATIONS TO BREAKER KARLI O’DRISCOLL ON HER SELECTION AS HOCKOMOCK LEAGUE PLAYER OF THE YEAR.
CONGRATULATIONS TO BREAKERS AMANDA HOLOWIAK AND MAADIE JOLIN ON THEIR SELECTION AS EAC ALL STARS.
COMMITTMENTS: 2014, 2015, 2016
CONGRATULATIONS TO RAQUEL PEDERZANI,CLASS OF 2014 BAYVIEW ACADEMY, ON HER DECISION TO ATTEND JOHNSON & WALES UNIVERSITY, PROVIDENCE, RI
CONGRATULATIONS TO KATE ROSS, CLASS OF 2014 THE LINCOLN SCHOOL ,ON HER DECISION TO ATTEND STONEHILL COLLEGE , EASTON, MA
CONGRATULATIONS TO , LYSS RUEB, CLASS OF 2014 TABOR ACADEMY ON HER DECISION TO ATTEND RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE IN TROY NEW YORK
CONGRATULATIONS TO MADDIE JOLIN, CLASS OF 2015 BISHOP FEEHAN HIGH SCHOOL ON HER VERBAL COMMITTMENT TO PROVIDENCE COLLEGE
CONGRATULATIONS TO LINDSAY BUMILA, CLASS OF 2014, COYLE CASSIDY HIGH SCHOOL, ON HER DECISION TO ATTEND REGIS COLLEGE AS A CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLAR.
CONGRATULATIONS TO LILY ABARBANEL, CLASS OF 2014, SHARON HIGH SCHOOL, ON HER EARLY DECISION TO ATTEND UNION COLLEGE IN NEW YORK
CONGRATULATIONS TO CARMEN RUSSO, CLASS OF 2014, LASALLE ACADEMY, ON HER EARLY DECISION TO ATTEND NYU IN NEW YORK AND ON HER SELECTION TO THE INTERNATIONAL STUDIES PROGRAM. CARMEN WILL SPEND HER FRESHMAN YEAR IN ITALY.
CONGRATULATIONS TO JENNA CLARK, CLASS OF 2016, ARCHBISHOP WILLIAMS HIGH SCHOOL, ON HER VERBAL COMMITMENT TO ATTEND PROVIDENCE COLLEGE
CONGRATULATIONS TO ARIEL ETHERIDGE, CLASS OF 2014, TABOR ACADEMY, ON SIGNING HER LETTER OF INTENT TO ATTEND COLGATE UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK
CONGRATULATIONS TO ELISABETH GEIGERICH, CLASS OF 2014, TABOR ACADEMY, ON SIGNING HER LETTER OF INTENT TO ATTEND ECKERD COLLEGE IN ST PETERSBURG, FLORIDA.
CONGRATULATIONS TO MAURA KELTY, CLASS OF 2014, BARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL, ON SIGNING HER LETTER OF INTENT TO ATTEND CALDWELL COLLEGE IN NEW JERSEY.
CONGRATULATIONS TO KARLI O’DRISCOLL, CLASS OF 2014, SHARON HIGH SCHOOL, ON SIGNING HER LETTER OF INTENT TO ATTEND CALDWELL COLLEGE IN NEW JERSEY
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER BREAKER CAIT DELL’ORFANO, CLASS OF 2014, CENTRAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL, ON VERBAL COMMITMENT TO ATTEND SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY.
SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR BREAKER STUDENT ATHLETES RECEIVE COSIDA HONORS
First‐team Academic All‐District ® honorees : KELLY MANNIX, ADELPHI UNIVERSITY & MEG ROBERTSON AMHERST COLLEGE
:The 2014 Capital One Academic All‐District ® Women’s Basketball Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America, have been released to recognize the nation’s top student‐athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom. First‐team Academic All‐District ® honorees advance to the Capital One Academic All‐America® Team ballot, where first‐, second‐ and third‐team All‐America honorees will be selected later this month.
CONGRATULATIONS TO MAURA KELTY, BARRINGTON RI, AND KARLI O’DRISCOLL, SHARON MA, ON SCORING THEIR 1,000TH HIGH SCHOOL CAREER POINTS. KLETY AND O’DRISCOLL ARE HEADED TO CALDWELL COLLEGE IN THE FALL . CALDWELL IS COACHED BY FORMER BREAKER LINDA CIMINO
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER BREAKER AND BOSOTN COLLEGE CAPTAIN, KATIE Z ON SCORING HER 1,000TH COLLEGIATE POINT.
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER BREAKER KELLY MANNIX:Adelphi junior Kelly Mannix, was among seven women from the Northeast-10 Conference to be named to the 2013-2014 Capital One NCAA Division II Academic All-District 1 Basketball team. Recipients of this award must post a 3.30 grade-point average to be considered. Mannix, a 3.95 GPA Business management major, is averaging 11.5 points on the season and is shooting 56.9 from the field this year.
THANK YOU TO THE 44 TEAMS WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE 2013 NORTHEAST ELITE FALL BALL COLLEGE SHOWCASE. SEPT 28 & 29
YOU TRAVELED FROM CANADA, UPSATE NEW YORK, HUDSON VALLEY, MAINE, NEW HAMPSHIRE, CONNECTICUT, MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND. BECAUSE OF TALENTED TEAMS LIKE YOURS COMPETING WE HAD 141 COLLEGE COACHES ATTEND
WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT OF THE TOURNAMENT.
BEST OF LUCK TO YOUR STUDENT ATHELTES AS THEY START THEIR HIGH SCHOOL SEASONS
SEE YOU IN THE SPRINGBill Coughlin Director, Rhode Island Breakers Girls Basketball Club THANK YOU TO THE 219 TEAMS WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE 2013 COMMOTION BY THE OCEAN TOURNAMENT. YOU TRAVELED FROM MARYLAND, NEW JERSEY, UPSATE NEW YORK, HUDSON VALLEY, LONG ISLAND, NYC, STATEN ISLAND, MAINE, NEW HAMPSHIRE, VERMONT, CONNECTICUT, MASSACHUSETTS AND RHODE ISLAND. WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT OF THE TOURNAMENT. THE COLLEGE SHOWWCASE PORTION OF THE TOURNAMENT AT PORTSMOUTH HIGH SCHOOL AND ROGER WILLIAMS UNIVERISTY WAS WELL ATTENDED, 125 COLLEGE COACHES FROM 90 SCHOOLS.. BEST OF LUCK IN THE REST OF YOUR AAU SEASON AND HOPE TO SEE YOU ON THE ROAD Bill Coughlin Director, Rhode Island Breakers Girls Basketball Club.
Congratulations to former Rhode Island Breaker, Heather Buck, Stonnington Ct, and her UCONN Teammates on winning the NCAA DIV I National Championship
THE RHODE ISLAND BREAKERS GIRLS BASKETBALL CULB RECOGNIZED IN TOP 50 CLUBS IN UNITED STATES BY FBG AND ALL STAR GIRLS BASKETBALL REPORT. ONLY TEAM IN NEW ENGLAND TO BE SO HONORED.CONGRATULATIONS TO RHODE ISLAND BREAKERS CILLA DUNPHY, MIKAYLA MURPHY, CARMEN RUSSO, ALEX FOLGO,ALYSSA JACOLUCCI , DAVIDA DALE AND THEIR LASALLE ACADEMY TEAMMATES AND FORMER BREAKER COACH SEAN REDDY ON WINNING THE RIIL DIV I STATE CHAMPIONSHIP.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING BREAKERS FOR LEADING THEIR TEAMS TO THE RIIL DI FINAL FOUR:
BARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL: CAITLYN NOLAN, MAURA KELTY,SARAH MIDDLETON,GRECIA RESTIVO. MAURA KELTY WAS ALSO SELECTED AS PLAYER OF THE GAME FOR BARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL AND TO THE ALL TOURNEY TEAM
WESTERLY HIGH SCHOOL: COACH HOLLY MISTO, HANNAH DOBSON, EMILY DOBSON, MADISON McLAUGHLIN, ISABELLE CAREY,JULIANNA MORRONE
CONGRATULATIONS TO BREAKERS DARION SUMMERS, & CAIT DELL’ORFANO AND FORMER BREAKER AMANDA WILLIAMS AND THEIR CENTRAL CATHOLIC TEAMMATES ON WINNING THE MIAA DIV I STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
CONGRATULATIONS TO BREAKER JENNA CLARK AND HER ARCHBISHOP WILLIAMS TEAMMATES ON WINNING THE MIAA DIV III STATE CHAMPIONSHIP.
BEST WISHES TO FORMER RHODE ISLAND BREAKERS HEATHER BUCK, UCONN HUSKIES, NATALIE GOMEZ, MARIST RED FOXES, MARY NWACHUKWU, ST JOHNS AND ST JOHN’S COACH ANGEL ELDERKIN , and ERIN COUGHLIN ,UALBANY DANES, ONTHEIR DIV I NCAA APPEARANCES.
CONGRATULATIONS TO KARA CHARETTE & KATE MC DONALD , FRANKLIN PIERCE, ON THEIR NCAA DIV II TOURNAMENT APPEARANCE
CONGRATULATIONS TO Kara Charette Guard / Forward Franklin Pierce Fairhaven, Mass. ON HER SELECTION TO THE NORTHEAST 10 ALL ROOKIE TEAM
CONGRATLUATIONS TO FORMER BREAKER, COACH LINDA CIMINO, CALDWELL COLLEGE, ON HER SUCCESS IN THE NCAA DIV II NATIONAL TOURNAMENT
CONGRATULATIONS TO MEGAN ROBERTSON, AMHERST COLLEGE ON REACHING THE NCAA DIV III FINAL FOUR.
CONGRATULATIONS TO COACH KATE LYNCH AND FORMER BREAKER LEXI BARROS, NEW BEFORD,MA, AND THE CCRI WOMENS BASKETBALL TEAM ON THEIR CONTINUED SUCCESS IN THE NJCAA CHAMPIONSHIP
THREE FORMER BREAKERS HONORED: The 2013 Capital One Academic All‐District ® Women’s Basketball Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America, have been released to recognize the nation’s top student‐athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom. First‐team Academic All‐District ® honorees advance to the Capital One Academic All‐America® Team ballot, where first‐, second‐ and third‐team All‐America honorees will be selected later this month.
AMHERST, Mass. – Continuing a standout sophomore season on and off the basketball court, Amherst College forward Megan Robertson was named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District Team for District 1 by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday. A history and mathematics double major Robertson is also the NESCAC’s leading rebounder and shot-blocker.For full article cut & paste links in your browser: https://www.amherst.edu/athletics/teams/winter/basketball-w/articles/2012.13/0201_robertson
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Monmouth University senior women’s basketball guard Carly Thibault (East Lyme, Conn./East Lyme) has been named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District 2 Team, her second honor in as many seasons, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) recently announced. Thibault carries a 4.0 grade-point average as a psychology major, and has averaged 7.8 points per game while shooting a team-best 39.3 percent from three-point range this season.
Worcester, MA — WPI women’s basketball student-athlete Theresa Logan (Southboro, MA) has been selected as a Capital One Division III Academic All-District I first-team honoree by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (Co-SIDA). Logan, a three-year starter for the Engineers, was a second team All-NEWMAC member in 2011-12. As a junior, she earned WPI’s Poly Club award, presented to the top female athlete in the junior class, who has outstanding academic records along with campus involvement of a non-athletic nature. She is currently leads WPI in scoring (10.1 ppg) and rebounding (6.4 rpg) while ranking second in the NEWMAC in free throw shooting (86.8%).
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER BREAKER STUDENT ATHELTES ON THEIR RESPECTIVE COLLEGIATE HONORS:
LEXI BARROS, COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF RHODE ISLAND, ON HER SELECTION AS THE WPRI/WNAC Cardi’s Hometown Hero As a freshman Barros is currently ranked No. 27 by the NJCAA in scoring with 17.3 points per game, No. 6 in steals per game and No. 10 in 3-point Field Goal (FG) percentage shooting at a 43.5% clip. In addition, Lexi is ranked No. 29 in overall FG% shooting at 51% clip while also dishing out 3.8 assist per game which ranks her just outside the top 50 in the nation in NJCAA Division II. Barros has been a “driving” force on the 2012-13 Lady Knights squad charting over 20 points 10 times and scoring over 15 points in 16 of the 22 games she has played in for the Lady Knights this season.MICHELLE DE ROMA, SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY, ON SCORING HER 1,OOO TH COLLEGIATE POINT. AUBREY LATHAM, POST UNIVERISTY, ON SCORING HER 1,OOO TH COLLEGIATE POINT. KELLY MANNIX ON HER SELECTION AS ADELPHI ATHLETE OF THE WEEK. Kelly helped guide the Panthers to two wins that week; the first was an 80-67 win on the road at St. Rose where she posted 15 points and eight rebounds. The second win was at home against Assumption in a hard fought 66-58 victory. There, she registered a double-double with 16 points and 10 boards KARA CHARETTE ON HER 4 SELECTIONS AS NORTHEAST 10 ROOKIE OF THE WEEK Nov 13 Kara Charette, Franklin Pierce (Fr., F, Fairhaven, Mass.) – In her first two collegiate games this past weekend, Charette averaged 21.5 points and 5.5 rebounds per game, shooting a combined 16-of-22 from the floor in a pair of wins. Charette went for 21 points and nine rebounds in her debut on Friday in an 81-54 win over Nyack. She followed that up with a 22-point performance in Saturday’s 69-54 win over USciences. Dec 31 Kara Charette, Franklin Pierce (Fr., F, Fairhaven, Mass.) – Charette averaged 18.5 points on a combined 13-of-20 shooting in two games this past weekend in the Big Easy Challenge in New Orleans. She had a double-double of 19 points and 10 rebounds versus Young Harris on Saturday and followed with 18 points in a 57-41 win over Dillard on sunday SundayJan 14 rookie of the week Kara Charette, Franklin Pierce (Fr., F, Fairhaven, Mass.) – Charette averaged 20.5 points per game in a pair of Ravens’ wins last week on a combined 11-of-16 shooting (68.8 percent) from the floor. She also averaged 6.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.0 blocks. The rookie dropped in 22 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the win over So. Connecticut on Wednesday. She then had 19 points in a win over Le Moyne on Saturday Jan 21 rookie of the weekKara Charette, Franklin Pierce (Fr., F, Fairhaven, Mass.) – Charette shot 72 percent (13-18) from the field in a 2-0 week, averaging 17.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists per contest. She went for 19 points in Tuesday’s win over New Haven and followed with 16 points in Satuday’s overtime victory at Adelphi CONGRATULATIONS TO BREAKER STUDENT ATHLETES ON THEIR RESPECTIVE ACCOMPLISHMENTS THIS HIGH SCHOOL SEASON: KYLIE CAOUETTE, CUSHING ACADEMY, ON HER SELECTION AS A NEPSAC ALL STAR KATE ROSS, THE LINCOLN SCHOOL, ONHER SELECTION AS A NEPSAC ALL STAR MATY DIABATE, WACHUSETTES REGIONAL ON HER SELECTION TO THE ALL TOURNAMENT TEAM AT WESTFORD ACADEMY’S GRAY GHOST TOURNAMENT SIERRA SCHRADER, BISHOP FEEHAN HS ON SCORING HER 1,000 TH POINT CILLA DUNPHY , LASALLE ACADEMY ON SCORING HER 1,000 TH POINT SARA MIDDLETON ON HER SELCTION TO THE ALL TOURNEY TEAM OF THE BARRINGTON HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT ARIEL ETHERIDGE, TABOR ACADEMY, ON HER SELECTION TO THE ALL TOURNEY TEAM OF THE NICKERSON CLASSIC TOURNAMENT AT NOBLES & GREENOUGH LINSAY BUMILLA, COYLE CASSIDY , ON HER SELECTION TO THE ALL TOURNEY TEAM OF THE MEDFIEDL INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT
CONGRATULATIONS TO EMMANUEL COACH ANDY YOSINOFF ON ACHIEVING HIS 700TH CAREER WIN. COACH YOSINOFF JOINS THE DISTINGUISHED RANKS OF COACH BARBARA STEVENS , BENTLEY AND GINO AURIEMMA, UCONN, AS THE ONLY OTHER COACHES IN NEW ENGLAND TO REACH THAT MILESTONE. WE ARE PROUD THAT THE BREAKERS HAVE HAD STUDENT ATHLETES COMPETING FOR EACH OF THOSE COACHES.
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER RI BREAKER MEG ROBERTSON, SOPHOMORE AT AMHERST COLLEGE, ON HER SELECTION AS A PRESEASON DIV III ALL AMERICAN
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER RI BREAKER KATIE ZENEVITCH, JUNIOR AT BOSTONCOLLEGE ON HER SELECTION AS TEAM CAPTAIN
CONGRATULATIONS TO RI BREAKERS COACH JIM EDGEHILL AND HIS TEAM ON PLACING 2RD IN THE AAU 13U DIV I NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
CONGRATUALTONS TO COACH HOLLY MISTO AND THE 15 WHITE TEAM FOR WINNING THEIR POOL AT THE BATTLE IN THE BORO IN FRANKLIN TENNESSEE, GOING ONTO WIN 6 GAMES IN A ROW.
CONGRATULATIONS TO 16 WHITE ON ADVANCING OUT OF POOL PLAY AT BATTLE IN THE BORO IN FRANKLIN TENNESSEE.
CONGRATULATIONS TO COACH EDGEHILL AND A COMBINED ROSTER OF BREAKER ATHLETES FROM THE 13U & 14U TEAMS FOR WINNING THEIR POOL AND ADVANCING TO THE SEMI FINALS AT THE 14U USJN IN WASHINGTON DC
CONGRATULATIONS TO Breakers:
Danielle LeBlanc, Hannah Dobson, Cilla Dunphy on their selection by the Providence Journal to First Team All State and to Breakers Rachel Battista and Maura Kelty on their Selection to Second Team All State.
CONGRATULATIONS TO RI BREAKERS COACH JIM EDGEHILL AND HIS TEAM FOR WINNING THE DIV I 8TH GRADE MA STATE AAU CHAMPIONSHIP.
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER BREAKER KELLY MANNIX.
Mannix Named ECAC Division II Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Year
Adelphi’s top freshman earns program’s first ever ECAC Rookie of the Year nod and first ECAC award since 2004
CONGRATULATIONS TO MEMBERS OF THE 8th grade RI BREAKERS/Edgehill.
Cara Callahan, Elizabeth Abbott,Aubrie Kutil,Vanessa Edgehill,Olivia Adiletto, Dayna McCue,Caroline Maguire,Lauren Rudolph
These Breakers played for Franklin and have won Back to Back 8th Grade Division 1 State Championships in the Grassroots tournament held by Mike Kirby from Metro West. The girls compiled a record of 78-0 while playing at grade level. Last year they compiled a record of 30-2 playing up a Grade level.
CONGRATULATIONS TO FORMER BREAKERS ON THEIR RESPECTIVE COLLEGIATE HONORS:
LITTLE EAST COACH OF THE YEAR: Former Breaker Coach Marcus Reilly, Womens Basketball Coach at Rhode Island College, on his selection as Coach of the Year in the Little East Conference . Coach Reilly and his Anchorwoman also won the Little East Conference. Former Breakers on the RIC team are Ashley O’Dell, Steph Prusko, Britt Saccocio and Mel Cline
NESCAC ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: Megan Robertson, Amherst College (Fr.,F, Tewksbury Ma, Andover Academy) was selected as NESCAC ROOKIE OF THE YEAR .
NESCAC LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Meg Robertson & Jaclyn Renner will be competing for the defending DIV III National Champions, NESCAC League champions, Amherst College in the NCAA Tournament.
MAAC CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS: Congratulations to Natalie Gomez and her Red Fox Teammates at Marist on winning the MAAC conference, League Tournament and a bid to the NCAA’s.
NORTHEAST 10_Conference All-League squads: Gabie Polce , The College of Saint Rose ( Fr, G, Chelsmford,Ma/Central Catholic) and Kelly Mannix, Adelphi (Fr., G, Barrington, R.I.) weres selected to the All Rookie Team.
CACC LEAGUE: Aubrey Latham, Post University, Jr., F was selected Player of the Week and 3rd Team All League.
NCAA Academic All American Squad: Carly Thibault, Monmouth (Jr. G, CT) was selected to partcipate. Carly is the Captain of Monmouth’s Team.
NESCAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Megan Robertson, Amherst College (Fr.,F, Tewksbury Ma, Andover Academy) was selected as NESCAC player of the week . Meg had 2 double/double games…21pts/17 rebounds vs Williams and 16pts /10 rebound vs Middlbebury
NORTHEAST-10 ROOKIE OF THE WEEK: Kelly Mannix, Adelphi (Fr., G, Barrington, R.I.) – Mannix averaged 10 points and seven rebounds per game last week for Adelphi. In Tuesday’s win at New Haven, Mannix led the Panthers with 12 points and 8 rebounds en rout to the team’s first Northeast-10 victory
MAAC Rookie of the Week: Marist Red Foxes Freshman guard Natalie Gomez (Andover, Mass.)was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Rookie of the Week. The awards honors Natalie’s performances last week against Auburn and Hofstra at the New York Life Holiday Invitational. Gomez is the first Marist freshman to win the award since 2007-08.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING BREAKERS ON HONORS RECEIVED TO DATE :
ERIN COUGHLIN, TABOR ACADEMY, ON HER SELECTION AS ATHLETE OF THE MONTH FOR FEBRUARY.
HANNAH DOBSON WAS SELECTED AS THE RHODE INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGUE STUDENT ATHLETE OF THE MONTH FOR FEBRUARY
RACHEL BATTISTA, ST MARY’S BAYVIEW ACADEMY, ON SCORING HER 1000TH POINT
KARA CHARETTE , FAIRHAVEN HIGH SCHOOL ON BECOMING HER SCHOOLS ALL TIME LEADING SCORER
HANNAH DOBSON, WESTERLY HIGH SCHOOL, ON SCORSING HER 1000TH POINT
JILL CULLEN, NORTH ATLEBORO HIGH SCHOOL, ON SCORING HER 1000TH POINT
LYSS REUB, TABOR ACADEMY, ON HER SELECTION AS ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
TAYLOR TRAVIS, SOMERSET HS , ON SCORING HER 1000TH POINT
HANNAH DOBSON, WESTERLY HS, LEADING SCORER, STATE OF RI
CAITLIN NOLAN, BARRINGTON HS, ON HER SELECTION AS PROJO ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
SIERRA SCHRADER , BISHOP FEEHAN, ON HER TEAM’S CHAMPIONSHIP WIN IN THE ATTLEBORO HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT AND SIERRA’S SELECTIONS AS ALL TOURNEY PLAYER.
CAITLYN NOLAN ON HER SELECTION TO THE ALL TOURNEY TEAM OF THE BARRINGTON HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT
DANIELLE LE BLANC, PILGRIM HS, ON SCORING HER 1000th PT. AND ALSO ON BECOMING HER THE 3RD ALL TIME LEADING SCORER AT PILGRIM HS.
ARIEL ETHERIDGE, LASALLE ACADEMY, ON HER SELECTION AS MVP OF THE RIIL DIV I STATE SOCEER CHAMPIONSHIP
SIERRA SCHRADER, BISHOP FEEHAN, ON HER SELECTION TO THE EASTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE ALL STAR AND SUN CHRONICLE ALL STAR TEAM IN VOLLEYBALL
TAYLOR TRAVIS ON HER SELECTION AS TOURNAMENT MVP IN THE CARVER HOLIDAY BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
KARA CHARETTE, FAIRHAVEN HS, ON HER SELECTION AS BOSTON GLOBE DIV II ATHLETE OF THE YEAR IN VOLLEYBALL
CARA GENEST, WEST WARWICK HS, ON HER SELECTION TO THE ALL TOURNEY TEAM ,SCORING 17POINTS IN EACH GAME OF THE COVENTRY CREDIT UNION TOURNAMENT
HANNAH DOBSON ON HER SELECTION AS MVP OF THE WCCU HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT
CONGRATULATIONS TO MEMBERS OF THE 8th grade RI BREAKERS TEAM /Edgehill. These Breakers have been selected to play in the 2nd annual Select Hoops Annual Showcase. The Select Hoops Showcase features 25 of the best 8th grade girls in Eastern Massachusetts in an All-Star game on a college length court
Cara Callahan from Franklin Elizabeth Abbott from Franklin Aubrie Kutil from Franklin Vanessa Edgehill from Franklin Katelyn Foley from Walpole Julia Thissell from Hopkinton Natalia Sprofera from Medfield Julia Sprofera from Medfield
CONGRATULATIONS TO MEMBERS OF THE 7th grade RI BREAKERS TEAM /Charboneau and 6th Grade RI BREAKERS TEAM /Matson. Their Middle School Teams competed in the RIIL final four Middle SchoolBasketball state championships.
Ponagansett Middle School: Sarah Charbeneau
Gallagher Middle School, Smithfield : Gabby Chiodo Fienstein Middle School, Coventry – Casey Gagan, Meagan Willett,Cara Turner, and Natalie Gannon
St Mary Academy Bay View Middle School Diana Bianco-Riley North Cumberland Middle School Maddi Leite
DAYS GONE BY…
The Breakers congratulate former Breaker Jackie Renner and her Amherst College teammmates on winning theNCAA DIV III National championship.
The Breakers congratulate Nicole Beresford on her selection to the Boston Herald Dream Team, Boston Globe All Scholastic and ESPN All State
The Breakers congratulate Jim Edgehill and the 13u Breakers for winning 14u Divison in Hersey PA
The Breakers congratulate Dr.Holly Misto on her selection as Rhode Island Div I South Coach of the Year
The Breakers congratulate Jim Edgehill and the 12u Breakers for winning the Tip Off Classic in Springfield
The Breakers congratulate KELLY MANNIX on her selection as RI Gatorade Player of the Year.
The Breakers congratulate Coach Steve Nyzio and Breaker Athletes Ariel Etheridge, Mikayla Murphy, Cilla Dunphy,Carmen Russo and their LaSalle Academy teammates for winning the RI State Championship.
The Breakers congratulate Natalie Gomez and her Andover MA Teammates for winning the MA DIV 1 state championship for the 2nd consecutive year.
The Breakers congratulate Cilla Dunphy on her selection as Tournament MVP for the RIIL State playoffs.
The Breakers congratulate Kelly Mannix,Liz Cruso, Hannah Dobson,Mikayla Murphy and Cilla Dunphy on their selection to the All Tourney Team for the RIIL state playoff
Congratulations to the following Breakers who have been recognized for achievements th2 2010-11
Raquel Pederzani of Bay View and Carmen Russo of LaSalle Academy on their selection as MVP for their respective team in the RI JV State tournament
Maddie Jolin on her selection to compete in the Top 25 All Star game at Multiplex Sports
Lauren Hindley, Rachel Balcom and Jenna Haberle and their Gallagher Middle School Teammates on winning the RI Middle School Basketball State Title.
Catherine Matthews on scoring her 1,000th point
Mel Geigerich,Shanise Bultron,Katie Griffin,Candace Andrews,Erin Coughlin,Allie Griffin & Lexi Gill and their Tabor Academy teammates on winning the NEPSAC Class A New England Championship
Meg Robertson, Shanise Bultron, Candace Andrews & Corrine Coia on their selection as NEPSAC All Stars
Shanise Bultron on her selection as NEPSAC CLass A Tournament MVP
Corrine Coia on scoring her 1,000th point to add to her 1,000 rebounds
Kara Charette on scoring her 1,000th point
Liz Cruso, Tournament MVP, Jesscia Cherenza, All Tourney Team, Westerly Community Credit Union Holiday Tournament
Jill Cullen, Tournament MVP, Attleboro Holiday Tournament
Erin Coughlin, All Tourney team, Milton-Nobles Winter Tournament
Danielle LeBlanc, Tournament MVP, Coventry Credit Union Holiday Classic
Alicia Kutil , Tournament MVP, Franklin Holiday Classic
Priscilla Dunphy, Tournament MVP, Oliver Ames Holiday Tournament
Kelly Mannix, Barrington High School, on grabbing her 1,000th career rebound. Kelly became the FIRST Barrington Hgih Scool Basketball Player to grab 1000 rebounds. In addition Kelly had already scored over 1,000pts.
Heather Buck and her UCONN HusKies teammates for becoming the first NCAA basketball team ever to win 90 consecutive games.
GO BREAKERS..Congratulations to Coach Edgehill and the RI Breakers 11u on advancing to the Sweet Sixteen at the AAU National..and finishing 13th place overall in DIV I Congratulations to Coach Edgehill and the RI Breakers 11u on winning the Super Regional and qualifying for the AAU Nationals
Congratulations to Breaker Coach Dr.Holly Misto and Westerly HS Breakers Liz Cruso, Jess Cherenza and Hannah Dobson on winning the RI Division 2 State Championship
Congratulations to Breaker Natalie Gomez and her Andover MA HS teammates for winning the MA Div 1 State Championship
Congratulations to Breaker Emily Romans and her Oliver Ames HS teammates for winning the MA Div 2 State Championship
Congratulations to Breakers Erin Coughlin, Candace Andrews, Shanise Bultron, Ali Griffin, Kate Griffin and Mel Geigerich and their Tabor Academy teammates for winning the NEPSAC Class A Championship
Congratulations to Breaker Natalie Gomez on her selection as MA Div I DCU Center Tournament MVP
Congratulations to Breaker Liz Cruso on her selection as Tournament MVP in the RI Div 2 State Championship Tournament
Congratulations to Breaker Hannah Dobson on her selection as Game MVP in the RI Div 2 State Championship Game
Congratulations to Breaker Maggie Whelan.Maggie recently received the Boston Celtics “HEROES AMONG US AWARD” for her successful community service project HOLIDAY HOOPS FOR HOPE. The project collected clothing and food for refugee families from the Central African Republic living in Providence & Worcester
THE BREAKERS congratulate KELLY MANNIX on scoring her 1,000th point
THE BREAKERS congratulate NATALIE GOMEZ on scoring her 1,000th point
THE BREAKERS congratulate ANNIE LAWLER on scoring her 1,000th point
THE BREAKERS congratulate LIZ CRUSO on scoring her 1,000th point
THE BREAKERS congratulate NICOLE BERESFORD on scoring her 1,000 th point and becoming the all time leading scorer at Marshfield High school
THE BREAKERS congratulate Junior NATALIE GOMEZ on her selection to the All Decade Team by the Eagle Tribune
THE BREAKERS congratulate KATIE ZENEVITCH on her selection as Player of the Decade by the Eagle Tribune and on achieving the distinction of All Time Leading Scorer, male or female , at Central Catholic High School and for grabbing her 1,000th career rebound
THE BREAKERS congratulate LAUREN MASSE on scoring her 1,000th point
THE BREAKERS congratulate LAUREN FIOLA on scoring her 1,000th point joining sister Alex and Father KEn in the Durfee High School 1000 pt club
Congratulations to Breaker Katie Zenevitch on her selection as MA DIV 1 North Player of the Year
THE BREAKERS congratulate STEPHANIE PRUSKO on scoring her 1,000th point
Congratulations to Breaker Lauren Masse and her Woonsocket HS teammates for winning the RI Div 1 State championship
Congratulations to Stephanie Prusko CLASS OF 2010 on her selection to the Providence Journal Athlete Honor Roll
THE BREAKERS congratulate Bethany O’Dell on scoring her 1,000th collegiate point at Holly Cross
THE BREAKERS congratulate Bethany O’Dell on becoming the all time 3 point scorer at Holy Cross
THE BREAKERS congratulate Emily Trapp on becoming the all time leading scorer at Whitman Hanson Regional High School
THE BREAKERS congratulate Taylor Massachi on scoring her 1,000 point and becoming the all time leading female scorer at Chatham High School
THE BREAKERS congratulate Tree Logan on scoring her 1,000 point at Algonquin Regional High School
THE BREAKERS congratulate former Breaker Brittany Nyzio on her selection by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association to the National Academic List in Field Hockey. La Salle University field hockey team led all Division I programs in the United States with a team grade point average of 3.57
THE BREAKERS congratulate Katie Zenevitch on scoring her 1,000 point at Central Catholic
THE BREAKERS congratulate Heather Buck on her selection to the EA SPORTS ALL-AMERICAN GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM. Heather was one of only 20 student athletes selected for this honor. Heather was also invited by USA Basketball to the pre-trial trials for the U18 basketball team at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado in June. They will select 14 athletes to represent the US in games over the summer.
THE BREAKERS congratulate Johanna Skiba on her professional accomplishemnts, playing in a pro league in Iceland and Spain
THE BREAKERS congratulate Chelsea Sanders and her Wellesley High School teammates on their MA.Division 2 State Championship
THE BREAKERS congratulate Catherine Matthews and her Barrington High School teammates on their RI Division 2 State Championship
THE BREAKERS congratulate Mary Nwachukwu on her selection to the Boston Globe Super Team
THE BREAKERS congratulate Chelsea Sanders on her selection as First Team All Stars Bay State Conference
THE BREAKERS congratulate Ashley O’Dell, Mary Nwachukwu and Carly Thibeault on their selection as an Adidas Top 50 player.
THE BREAKERS congratulate Emily Trapp on scoring her 1,000th point
THE BREAKERS congratulate Mary Nwachukwu on scoring her 1,000th point, only the second girl to do so in school history. Also fro breaking the single season scoring record and most points scored in a game record. Mary is also the first girl in school hstory to reach 1000 points in 3 seasons.
THE BREAKERS congratulate Bryar Botelho, of Bayview Acadeny, on her selection as MVP of the JV State Championship tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Katie Zenevitch on her selection as MVP of the Comcast Tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Heather Buck, Meredith Ward and Lekia Cowen on scoring their 2,000th career point
THE BREAKERS congratulate Lindsay Sundberg on scoring her 1,000th career point
THE BREAKERS congratulate Heather Buck on her selection as MVP of the Holiday Tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Chelsea Sanders on her selection as the Wellesley Winter Tournament-MVP
THE BREAKERS congratulate Meredith Ward & Heather Buck on their selection for the ALL Tourney Team at the Holiday Tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Lindsay Sundberg on her selection as MVP of Erica Garrett Memorial Holiday Tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Tree Logan on her selection as MVP of the Nashoba Valley Tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Lekia Cowen on her selection as MVP of the Franklin Tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Lekia Cowen & Alex Fiola on their selection to the ALL TOURNEY team at the Franklin Tournament
THE BREAKERS congratulate Ashley O’Dell on scoring her 1,000th point
THE BREAKERS congratulate Alex Fiola on scoring her 1,000th point, becoming the only father, former Durfee HS standout Ken,and daughter team ever to score 1,000 pts each for Durfee High School
THE BREAKERS congratulate Michelle DeRoma on scoring her 1,000th point
The BREAKERS congratulate Ashley O’Dell on her selection as a Street & Smith honorable mention
The BREAKERS congratulate Meredith Ward on her selection as RI Gatorade Player of the Year
THE BREAKERS congratulate Heather Buck on her selection as CT Gatorade Player of the Year and on her invitation to participate in the USA Basketball Youth Development Festival
THE BREAKERS congratulate Heather Buck on her selection as Homecoming Queen
THE BREAKERS congratulate former Breaker and West Point graduate, Captain Vanara Soeung and her husband West Point Grad, Captain Reggie Neville on the birth of their second son.
THE BREAKERS congratulate former Breaker and UMASS Lowell graduate, Kendra Drake & husband Brain on the birth of their second daughter. Kendra presently coaches at Bridgewater State University