Sports

Season Ends for Hazen Union at Richford

RICHFORD – An improbable first inning by Richford decided the fate of the Hazen Union baseball team early, as they bowed out of the first round of the Division III playoffs last week. Carter Blaney struck out five in three innings of work to earn the win and helped his[Read More…]

Surprise Exits for Solons and Vikings

MONTPELIER — Several local athlete’s high school sports season came to an end last week as the second seeded Montpelier baseball team fell in the first round to a four-win Milton team in one of the most surprising upsets in any division. Lyndon Institute was upset by sixth-seeded Mount Abraham[Read More…]

Brown has Bullets Back in Familiar Position

WOODSTOCK – Hazen Union alum and BFA-Fairfax baseball head coach Mike Brown guided his Bullets to a quarterfinal upset win over third-seeded Woodstock last week in the Division III tournament, making their first Final Four since 2017. Ryan Sheehan went 2-3 and drove in four runs to power sixth-seeded BFA-Fairfax[Read More…]

Lady Trojans Upset Craftsbury in the First Round

CRAFTSBURY – The Twinfield-Cabot-Danville (CCSU) softball team used some aggressive base-running to clip Craftsbury Academy (CA) on the road before falling to top seeded Blue Mountain in the Division IV playoffs last week. Freshman Austin Roos stole home in the third inning for the eventual game winner and Kendall Hale[Read More…]

Chargers Capture Multiple Titles at States

MANCHESTER – In what could be an end of an era, the Craftsbury Academy(CA) track and field team won multiple titles once again at the Division IV state championships last week. Seniors Alex Califano, Matthew Califano, Silas Hunt, and junior Charlie Kehler all pulled in state title medals for the[Read More…]

Locals Lead Solons and Vikings into Postseason

MONTPELIER – With local star athletes on their roster, both the Montpelier and Lyndon Institute baseball teams wrapped up their regular seasons last week and will enter the Division II playoffs as title contenders. Montpelier rode the right arm of Keegan Smith on Tuesday, downing Lyndon 7-1 at home in[Read More…]