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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 03-28-2019

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16 SPORTS & RECREATION MARCH 28-APRIL 3, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE | NORTH SMITHFIELD BLACKSTONE WOONSOCKET Former Mount Saint Charles Academy three-sport star JORDAN MCCOMB, who is a senior midfielder on the Lasell College wom- en's lacrosse team in Newton, Mass., became the ninth player in the pro- gram's history to score 100 career goals on Thursday, March 14, when she scored seven times in the Lasers' 20-12 victory over Nichols College. McComb nets 100th career goal at Lasell NEWTON, Mass. – Former Mount Saint Charles Academy lacrosse standouts Jordan McComb and Morgan Choquet, who are members of the Lasell College women's team, were recently named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Women's Lacrosse Player and Goalie of the Week. McComb, who is a senior mid- fielder for the Lasers, recorded 16 goals and three assists during a three-win week for Lasell, while also collecting 13 ground balls, 14 draw controls, and six caused turnovers. She became the ninth player in the program's history to score 100 career goals when she scored seven times in a 20-12 victory over Nichols College, and she tallied six goals two days later to help Lasell post a 15-8 victory over Colby- Sawyer in its GNAC opener. After scoring 53 goals her junior year, McComb now has 23 goals this season in helping the Lasers break out to a 5-1 start. She is ranked second in the GNAC in goals and third in points. She also leads the GNAC with 26 ground balls and ranks sixth in the confer- ence with 21 draw controls and nine caused turnovers. McComb, who graduated from Mount in 2015, was an All- Division girls' hockey, volleyball, and lacrosse player. As for Choquet, who is a junior goalie and a 2016 graduate of Mount, she posted a 9.32 goals against average, a 50.9 save per- centage, and 28 saves during the three-win week. She made 10 saves in a 10-9 overtime victory over Washington & Jefferson on March 12, and stopped 11 shots in Lasell's GNAC win over Colby- Sawyer. Former MSC lacrosse teammates receive GNAC weekly honors Several "shooting stars" from the North Smithfield area (Frehill Council) recently competed at the annual Knights of Columbus Free Throw State Championships, which were held on March 24 at Bishop Hendricken High School in Warwick. Each of these individuals won their local competition for their age group held this past December. Showing their medals for being district champions are, from left, JOSHUA NEVES, ROCCO TIANO, ANGELINA PARENTE, KATE ZONIN, and TRINITY SPAS, who also won as a state champion in her age group. Knights of Columbus honors local tourney's free throw champions Cousin's Collision Center Kevin Toupin, has owned Cousin's Collision for 5 years & worked there six years previously. He has a passion for cars & has been in the in- dustry for over 15 years. My goal is to be the first shop you think of when you need repairs to your vehicle. I treat every car as if it were my own. A car is never returned to a customer without meeting my approval, whether it be a Ferrari or a Ford top quality work is all I will settle for. I will make sure your car looks like it did the day it came off of the line. Unfortunately no one is exempt from potentially having an accident. It can be stressful dealing with the insurance company & getting a rental car. We take the stress away and deal with the insurance company for you, and set up a rental that you can pick up right at our shop. We have state of art equipment and tools to meet all the specifications when repairing your car. We fix it the way it was built at the factory. We spray the same PPG waterborne paint that the manufacturers spray. We have a resistance welder to duplicate factory welds. We add- ed 3 dimensional measuring to make sure your vehicle is always perfectly straight. If you¹re in an accident you have the legal right to bring your car to whatever shop you want. Decide for yourself who to trust, don't let the insurance company tell you where you have to go. We'd love the opportunity to help you out. One of our favorite things to do is restoring old vehicles. If you need help with your antique or muscle car, give us a chance! We can help get your car back to its glory & we will work with you to find a budget that works for everyone. Do you need to purchase a vehicle? We specialize in the sale of pre-owned vehicles. Whether you need an afford- able car or truck look no further. If we don't have what you need in stock, let us help you find it! We will never sell you a car that won¹t pass inspection or will fail you. All of our cars come with warranties. 45 Foundry St., Woonsocket, RI 401-766-7679 Mon. –Fri. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 9 a.m. - Noon Kevin Toupin, Owner Your Best Decision After a Collision Cumberland Collision, Inc. is a local auto body repair and automotive service business in Cum- berland, RI owned and operated by Chuck Lombardi, Jr. for the past 19+ years. Several of the staff at Cumberland Collision, Inc. have also been on board here for those 19+ years. Throughout those years we have been blessed enough to acquire and maintain a large custom- er base from all over the state of RI as well as parts of Massachusetts. Because we realize that the best advertising is and always will be "word of mouth" we strive to provide unsurpassed customer care, as well as attention to detail when dealing with our clients and their vehicles. We are extremely appreciative of our consistent 5 star reviews on many social media outlets. At Cumberland Collision, Inc. we understand that most people rely heavily on their vehicle and want to feel comfortable with the repair process. As a proud small business owner, Chuck takes an interest in all of his customers as well as their vehicle needs. Our company also stays involved in the community. We sponsor many local children's sports teams such as soccer & baseball, as well as a tee sponsor for various charitable golf tournaments, local D.A.R.E and other law enforcement programs. 420 Mendon Road Cumberland, RI 401-333-5855 Fast, Knowledgeable, Friendly

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