Block Island Times

Valedictorian and athlete O’Neill recalls on support from island community

The following was written by Journal Sports Writer Bill Koch of the Providence Journal:
Moira O’Neill started doing the math long before she was a freshman.
There would be enough girls to field teams in volleyball, basketball and softball by the time she finished her last four years at Block Island School.
This is far from an annual guarantee in a place where the total enrollment from kindergarten through 12th grade is less than 150 students. But O’Neill happened to come of age in something of a golden generation for the Hurricanes, one that took them into the

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