January 13th, 2014
SALISBURY — Vermont State Police said they suspected that a Salisbury man who died at his home in an untimely manner this past Thursday had been using heroin, but they did not know if that played a role in his death.
SOUTH BURLINGTON — Timi Carone poured in four goals this past Wednesday as the Middlebury Union High School girls’ hockey team halted host Rice, 6-1.
The Tigers, second place in Division II, improved to 7-3 with the win over the 3-6 Green Knights and will visit fourth-place Stowe on Monday before an eight-day exam break.
ADDISON COUNTY — In local high school girls’ basketball action in the latter half of last week, Mount Abraham won twice, Otter Valley split a pair of games, and Vergennes and Middlebury each dropped a pair of contests.
BRISTOL — A Bristol man on Jan. 8 found himself under arrest for the second time in three weeks, police said.
Bristol police cited Samuel Lewis Hellmuth, 36, into court for violating a relief from abuse order and violating conditions of release issued by a judge from a previous arrest on the same charge.
NEW HAVEN —Chris Shadler will present “Living with Coyotes” on Friday, Jan. 17, from 7-8:30 p.m. at the New Haven Town Hall, with a discussion to follow. Shadler is a sheep farmer and wild canid biologist who works with Project Coyote, an organization that promotes management policies that reduce human-coyote conflict and supports innovative scientific coyote research.
MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Union High School boys’ hockey team moved over .500 with a pair of wins last week. The 5-4 Tigers are off this week and will next visit Harwood on Jan. 22.
On Wednesday, MUHS outshot host Burr & Burton by 45-16 in a 6-1 victory. Six Tigers scored, including Tyler Crowningshield, who picked up a goal and two assists as the Tigers took a 3-0 lead in the first period.
ADDISON COUNTY — Middlebury edged host Otter Valley to highlight local union high school boys’ basketball play late last week. In other action, Vergennes rallied past Fair Haven, and OV lost on the road.
The Otters also hosted Mount Abraham on Saturday; see story on Page 18.
TIGERS OVER OTTERS
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
1/8 MUHS Girls vs. Rice ......................... 6-1
1/8 MUHS Boys vs. Burr & Burton ........... 6-1
1/11 MUHS Boys vs. U-32 ...................... 5-0
1/8 Burr & Burton vs. VUHS ................. 74-36