2014 Rivalry Series
La Salle Academy 30, East Providence 6
December 9, 2013Great American Rivalry Series
EAST PROVIDENCE, RI -- Louis Varrichione couldn't be stopped on either side of the ball.
Varrichione had a solid game on both offense and defense, helping the La Salle Academy Rams beat the East Providence Townies 30-6 on Thursday at Pierce Memorial Stadium. Over 6,000 came out for the game that was part of the 2013 Great American Rivalry Series presented by the U.S. Marine Corps and Hibbett Sports.
Varrichione ran for 113 yards and a TD and recorded 10 tackles. He was named the Great American Rivalry Series Most Valuable Player. Dontre Odufunade added nine carries for 123 yards and a score.
The Rams have won seven straight and nine of the last 10 in what is the oldest rivalry in Rhode Island (1929). They lead the all-time series 49-34-2.
This was the final game for both La Salle Academy (5-5) and East Providence (3-9).