VUHS boys’ basketball, snaps skid; Otter Valley, Mount Abe fall
ADDISON COUNTY — Only Vergennes posted a victory in recent local high school boys’ basketball play, as Mount Abraham and Otter Valley each came up short.
Middlebury was set to play on Tuesday at St. Albans after the early holiday deadline for this edition of the Independent.
On Dec. 23, the Commodores snapped their six-game losing skid and avenged an earlier home loss by topping host BFA-Fairfax, 61-56. Adam Gill scored 23 points to pace the attack, and backcourt mate Dylan Bradford added 14 as VUHS improved to 2-6. The Bullets dropped to 2-3.
On Dec. 22, host Winooski defeated the Eagles, 86-32. Jackson Counter led still winless Mount Abe with nine points.
On Monday, visiting Proctor put the clamps on OV’s attack in a 51-36 victory. Kai Norwood led the Otters with 13 points as they slipped to 2-5. Proctor improved to 4-1.