Providence Gridiron Hold Awards Night April 5

by | Mar 18, 2023

Above: Vin Ucci, right, with his brother Joe. They coached Moses Brown to a state title in 2022.

The Providence Gridiron Club will hold its Annual Awards Night on April 5, at 7 p.m., at the Quonset ‘O’ Club, 200 Lt. Brown Road, North Kingstown. Tickets are $40 for a four course meal featuring roasted chicken, salad, pasta, and dessert. Last year’s attendance was over 300 so get your tickets early.

This past year, the PGC has celebrated local athletes at Leadership Night, Captain’s Night, Hall of Fame Night, Super Bowl Night and MVP Night. The Annual Awards Night culminates their “season,” which runs from September to April.

This years’ award winners: 

Division 1

Back – Jamezell Lassiger, La Salle Academy
Lineman – Alex Morin, Bishop Henricken
Coach – Geoff Marcone, La Salle Academy 

Division 2A

Back – Moses Meus, St. Raphael Academy
Lineman –Pat Conserve  Cumberland
Coach – Mike Sassi, St. Raphael Academy

Division 2B  

Back – Lance Williams, Westerly
Lineman – Pat Conserve, Cumberland
Coach – Dustin Almeida, Portsmouth 

Division 3A

Back – Colin Fitts, Chariho
Lineman – Guy Bamba, Tolman
Coach – Matthew Kestler, Middletown 

Division 3B

Back – Myles Craddock, Moses Brown
Lineman – Devin Beaulieu, West Warwick
Coach – Vin Ucci, Moses Brown

Division 4 

Back – Antonio Cabral, Davies Tech
Lineman – Chande Nobre, Central Falls
Coach – Glen Castiglia, Smithfield

Special Awards 

Lawrence P. Gallogly Humanitarian Award – Dino Campopiano
Lou Cimini Officiating Award – Mark DiSalvo
Home State Hero Award – Malik Gavek, Cranston East, URI
Pride of Rhode Island Award – Cristos Argys, Moses Brown, Cheshire, Holy Cross

Additional awards will be announced the night of the banquet. For any further information or details, contact Robert Izzi, Gridiron Club president: [email protected] or 401-378-4393.



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March 20, 2023 7:47 am

Way to Go Vinny !!!! Joe too!!!!

March 20, 2023 10:57 am

Congratulations to Vin Ucci on this award! Many past EG Avenger Football players can thank both Vin and Joe Ucci for their years of tireless support and selfless dedication to coaching football and for instilling it’s many life lessons both on and off the field.
Both Vin and Joe Ucci were exemplary role models for so many EGHS football alumni.


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