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Milestone on the matt

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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OTTER VALLEY UNION High School junior Tyson Cram, shown in a recent match, picked up the coveted 100th win of his varsity career on Feb. 13 at the Mount Anthony Union High School Jamboree. Cram, who wrestles at 138 pounds, will carry a 104-36 career record into this weekend’s state championship tournament at Mill River Union. 

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Students across the country fete FFA

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



INDIANAPOLIS — Agriculture plays a key role in our daily lives and in a variety of ways. Next week, more than half a million FFA members will celebrate the role agriculture plays in our lives while sharing their message of agriculture and agricultural education throughout the country.

During National FFA Week, a host of activities are planned to raise awareness about the role the National FFA Organization plays in the development of agriculture’s future leaders and the importance of agricultural education.

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What is National FFA Week?

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



Each year, FFA (Future Farmers of America) chapters around the country celebrate National FFA Week. The weeklong tradition began in 1947 when the National FFA Board of Directors designated the week of George Washington’s birthday as National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer. The first National FFA Week was held in 1948. Today, FFA Week always runs Saturday to Saturday and encompasses Feb. 22, Washington’s birthday.

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Women's hockey earns No. 1 seed in NESCAC

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College women’s hockey team, ranked No. 7 in NCAA Division III, swept a weekend home-and-home series from Williams to earn the top seed for the NESCAC women’s hockey tournament for the sixth straight and 11th time overall.

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Panther men's hockey skates to a win and a tie

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College men’s hockey team this past weekend earned a win and a tie in their final home games of the regular season to clinch a winning NESCAC record (6-5-7) and earn the No. 5 seed for the league tournament, which begins this Saturday.

The Panthers, 7-10-7 overall, will visit No. 4 Hamilton (13-7-4, 8-6-4 league) for a 4 p.m. game, with the winner advancing to the NESCAC final four the following weekend at a site to be determined.

On Sunday, the Panthers picked up a 3-1 win over visiting Amherst (9-11-4, 7-8-3).

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Girls' hoop season ends as teams fall in playoffs

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — The local high school girls’ basketball season came to an end on Tuesday, when all four area teams came up short in first-round playoff games: Mount Abraham was upset at home, while Middlebury, Otter Valley and Vergennes lost on the road.

EAGLES

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VUHS cheer team fourth; qualify for New Englands

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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VERGENNES — The Vergennes Union High School cheerleading team on Saturday finished fourth in Division I on its mat at VUHS, which hosted the state championship meet.

Rutland scored 208 points to win the event, followed by Essex, 187; Poultney, 176; Vergennes, 171; BFA-Fairfax, 146.5; Milton, 146.5; Lyndon, 130.5; and Mount Abraham, 100.

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Middlebury ski team set to host Winter Carnival

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



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WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Following this past weekend’s fourth-place finish at the Williams Carnival, the Middlebury College ski team will host the Eastern Collegiate Ski Association championships this weekend at the annual Middlebury Winter Carnival.

Competition will be held at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl in Hancock and the Rikert Nordic Center in Ripton.

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Men's hoop on to league semi-finals

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College men’s basketball team earned an 86-74 victory over visiting Wesleyan in a Saturday NESCAC quarterfinal and advanced to this weekend’s league final four, hosted by top-seeded Trinity.

Fourth-seeded Middlebury (15-10) will play top-seeded Trinity at 2 p.m. on Saturday, while the other semifinal features No. 3 Tufts and No. 2 Amherst at 4 p.m. The winners will meet at noon on Sunday for the NESCAC playoff title and the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Division III tournament.

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Women's track and field is third in New England D-III

Posted on February 25, 2016 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury College athletes set two school records and won five events as they hosted the Division III New England Women’s indoor track and field championship inside the Virtue Field House on this past Friday and Saturday.

With 31 teams scoring, the Panther women racked up 82 team points to finish behind MIT (123.50) and Williams (93.83). All-New England Division III honors were awarded to the top-eight placers in each event.  

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