Richards Wins Vermont Open

FAIRLEE – Recent University of Rhode Island (URI) graduate Riley Richards shot a final round 66 to win the Vermont Open by one stroke last Wednesday at Lake Morey Resort. Richards second consecutive 66 gave him a three-day total of 9-under par, outlasting Patrick Pelletier of The Golf Garage who[Read More…]

Champion Lady Cats Move to Lamoille Summer League

HARDWICK – Coming off the program’s first state championship in 33 years, head coach Randy Lumsden and his Hazen Union Lady Cats will be playing summer hoops in the Lamoille Summer Basketball League starting next month. The Hazen Union girls’ varsity basketball team will unofficially start their Division II state[Read More…]

Four Teams Tie for First at Masters Memorial

GREENSBORO – The Hardwick Academy/Hazen Union Alumni Association’s 2024 Alumni Reunion began on Friday afternoon as the association held its Masters Memorial golf tournament at Mountain View Country Club in Greensboro. The weather included clouds and sun with warm conditions. The tournament drew 23 foursomes and 93 players as 10[Read More…]

LeVangie Steps Down from Charger Program a Legend

CRAFTSBURY – As Craftsbury Academy (CA) and Hazen Union athletic departments officially merge this coming fall, head coach Mike LeVangie will step away from a legendary Charger cross-country program that he built as winners of the last four Division III boys’ state championships. LeVangie took over the Charger program in[Read More…]

Richards Reaches Rarified Air

KINGSTON, R.I. – Plainfield’s Bryson Richards capped off his sensational collegiate golf career at the University of Rhode Island (URI) last month by being given the Albert LaBoeuf Award as the school’s top senior male athlete. The smooth lefty is the son of former Craftsbury Academy great Pete Richards and[Read More…]

Local Athletes Earn Capital League Honors

NEK – Against a loaded field in the vaunted Capital League, local multi-sport athletes Andrew Menard, Meles Gouge, and Cooper Calkins broke through with Honorable Mention selections for their outstanding play on the baseball diamond this past spring. Menard was a four-year starter on the Hazen Union baseball team, helping[Read More…]

Locals Lead Mountain League Softball Honors

NEK – Several local athletes from Craftsbury Academy (CA), Hazen Union, Twinfield-Cabot, Danville, and Peoples Academy (PA) earned Mountain League honors last week for their outstanding play this past spring in high-school varsity softball. Danville sophomore Phoebe Crocker led all honors with a First Team selection as a utility player[Read More…]