Girls’ volleyball splits matches

The first-year Middlebury Union High School girls’ varsity volleyball team continued its roll against fellow Division II programs on Sept. 15, before visiting D-I St. Albans dealt the Tigers their first loss on Tuesday in a competitive four-set match. 

Tigers roar at Eagle X-C meet

Soggy conditions didn’t slow down Middlebury runners noticeably at a cross-country meet hosted by the Mount Abraham Union High School team on Tuesday afternoon. 

Karl Lindholm: Checking in with the peripatetic Bill Lee

I gave Bill Lee a call last week, hoping he was at his home in Craftsbury and we might arrange a visit. I was concerned for his health.

Wins scarce for boys’ soccer teams

Local buys soccer teams saw mixed results in the past week. Middlebury tied two games against tough competition, Vergennes lost on the road, and Mount Abraham dropped a home game to a Division I contender. 

OV football improves to 2-1

The Otter Valley football team rushed past Spaulding on this past Friday, 39-14, to move to 2-1 heading into this Saturday’s home game against fellow Division III foe Fairfax. 

Panther football takes opener; field hockey, men’s soccer still unbeaten

In recent Middlebury College sports action the football team on Saturday made a winner of new Head Coach Doug Mandigo in his debut, the field hockey and men’s soccer teams remained unbeaten, and the women’s soccer team lost a league game and salvaged a no … (read more)

Girls’ soccer teams earn wins

In recent local girls’ soccer play, Middlebury broke into the win column by taking two out of three, including a win over Otter Valley; Vergennes and Mount Abraham each split a pair of games; and OV bounced back from the loss to the Tigers to post three v … (read more)

MAV football gets first victory

The Division II Mount Abraham-Vergennes cooperative high school football team broke into the win column on Saturday by downing host D-III Fairfax, 21-14.

Palmer goes out in style at Devil’s Bowl

Veteran Mike Palmer of Salisbury won Saturday’s main event at the Devil’s Bowl Speedway, a 30-lap race in the headline Sportsman Modified division.

Mixed bag for field hockey squads

In limited high school field hockey action in the past week, Middlebury picked up a tie on the road, Mount Abraham lost to a Division I power at home, and Otter Valley split a pair of one-goal games. 

New coaches, new and reborn sports arrive at MUHS

Three new coaches, one who will co-lead a defending state championship program, join the Middlebury Union High School athletic department this fall — as does a new sport for the second straight autumn season, as girls’ volleyball becomes a full-fledged va … (read more)

Mt. Abe teams looking for a step forward this fall

Across the board, it should be an entertaining and interesting fall for sports teams at Mount Abraham. 

Younger athletes could hold key for Commodores

In most cases youth will both be served by — and serve — the Vergennes Union High School teams this fall.

Most OV teams looking to newcomers this fall

After a mostly successful autumn season a year ago sparked in part by a strong class of senior athletes most teams at Otter Valley Union High School will be relying more on youth this fall. 

Scoreboard and schedule for Sept. 21

Here’s what happened in Addison County sports recently, plus the schedule of upcoming games and events.

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