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Sisters take DAR prize

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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ADDIE BROOKS (LEFT), a 9th-grader at Vergennes Union High School and her sister, 7th-grader Olivia Brooks, each won honors in this year’s NSDAR 2016-2017 essay contest. Addie received a 2nd place certificate for her entry in the Christopher Columbus contest. Olivia received a 1st place pin, certificate and monetary award for her entry in the American History contest. Joy Minns (center), Regent of the Seth Warner – Rhoda Farrand chapter of the DAR, presented the awards to the sisters. 

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Cold day, warm planet

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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ON A SNOWY first day of April, members of the Addison County Interfaith Climate Action Network (ICAN) gathered at Triangle Park in Middlebury for their monthly vigil to “stand up” for climate justice. ICAN aims to engage the community in religious, spiritual and ethical conversations on climate change and the environment; and it holds vigils at the park on the first Saturday of every month, 10:30-11 a.m., and monthly meetings on the third Thursdays, 8:30 a.m., at the Weybridge Congregational Church. 

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Young Middlebury-area wrestlers earn tournament victory

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Area Wrestling Association youth team on Saturday hosted nine other clubs for its first home tournament in several years at Middlebury Union Middle School and came away with a team title as many MAWA wrestlers earned individual first-place finishes.

First-place winners were Avery Carl, Parker Carl, Tucker Wright, Colton Odell, Colton Brinkmanship, Heath Odell, Kaden Wright, Phoenix Popp and Nick Sheldrick.

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Men's tennis earns wins vs. top foes

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



AUSTIN, Texas — The Middlebury College men’s tennis team on Saturday posted its second straight win over a top-ranked NCAA Division III foe, 6-3 over No. 2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. That result followed a 6-3 win over No. 1 Emory by the same score on Friday.

The Panthers, who were ranked No. 4 in the March 30 poll, concluded their spring trip to the Lone Star state with an 11-1 record, and their only loss came to a D-II school. Middlebury returns to action on Saturday and Sunday with home NESCAC matches vs. Williams and Tufts, respectively.

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Area players are girls' hoop stars

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Thirteen local high school girls’ basketball players earned postseason recognition this winter.

Middlebury Union junior Keagan Dunbar was named the Lake Division Co-Player of the Year along with Colchester’s Gabby Gosselin, and Mount Abraham Union junior Emma Carter joined them as a Lake Division First-Team All-Star.

Otter Valley Union junior Gabriela Poalino earned First-Team Marble Valley League B Division recognition, while OV senior Courtney Bushey earned a Second Team nod.

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Tiger Nordic skiers earn all-state nods

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Unsurprisingly, the members of the Division II championship Middlebury Union High School boys’ and girls’ Nordic skiing teams were well represented on the D-II all-state teams. Both teams won D-II championships this winter.

Earning all-state nods from the girls’ team were Ursula Volz, Malia Hodges, Amelia Ingersoll, Isabel Rosenberg and Caroline Kimble. Kate Oster and Katherine Koehler received honorable mention.

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Women's tennis ends trip with triumph

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



CLAREMONT, Calif. — The Middlebury College women’s tennis team concluded its spring break trip on Saturday with a 9-0 win over Gustavus Adolphus. The 4-3 Panthers went 2-3 on the trip, dropping two 5-4 matches to NCAA Division II opponents and an 8-1 match to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, the No. 2 team in NCAA D-III.

The Panthers, ranked No. 9 last week in D-III, will host NESCAC foes Williams and Tufts this weekend.

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Williams sweeps Middlebury nine

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
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PHOENIX, Ariz. — The Middlebury College baseball team this past weekend dropped all three games of its opening NESCAC West Series to Williams as the Panthers wrapped up their spring break trip to Arizona.

On Saturday, Williams (8-2) swept a doubleheader, 9-8 and 10-9, a day after the Ephs rolled to an 18-5 series-opening triumph. The Panthers are 3-8 and will visit Amherst for three games this Friday and Saturday, weather permitting.

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Scoreboard and Schedule for April 6

Posted on April 6, 2017 |
By Addison Independent



SCOREBOARD

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Girls Lacrosse

4/5 MUHS vs. Burr & Burton..................... 16-10

Baseball

4/5 OV at Windsor........................ Postponed

COLLEGE SPORTS

Men’s Lacrosse

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Students of the Week - April 3, 2017

Posted on April 5, 2017 |
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The Addison Independent is proud to publish the Students of the Week from area High Schools each week. The students are chosen by teachers and administration from each school who would like to recognize their exceptional engagement in the high schools they attend.

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