Tiger baseball breaks through, top VUHS

In a Tuesday battle of rebuilding high school programs, host Middlebury came out on top of Vergennes for its first varsity baseball win since 2019, 6-4.

Eagles, Tigers take softball rivalry wins

Middlebury and Mount Abraham both took rivalry game wins from Vergennes to highlight local high school softball action between May 4 and 10, which also saw Otter Valley take two out of three and all four teams remain over .500.

MAV girls’ lacrosse team wins 3

The Vergennes-Mount Abraham girls’ lacrosse team picked up three more wins in the past week to improve to 7-1.

Panther nine advances in NESCAC postseason

The Middlebury College baseball team defeated visiting Tufts, 13-1, on Sunday in the decisive third game of the teams’ NESCAC quarterfinal series and advanced to the league’s final four at Trinity College this weekend.

Tiger girls’ tennis takes two matches

The Middlebury Union High School girls’ tennis team claimed a pair of recent matches, defeating host Harwood on Saturday, 4-3, and knocking off visiting U-32 on Monday by the same score. The Tigers improved to 4-2.

Mount Abe, VUHS net diamond wins

A winning streak for Mount Abraham provided the highlight for local high school baseball between May 4 and 10, when also Vergennes earned a win, but Otter Valley and Middlebury found tough sledding.

Boys’ tennis wins a pair of matches

The Middlebury Union High School boys’ tennis team won twice recently, both without dropping an individual match, and the Tigers remain unbeaten at 4-0.

DeSmit to compete in USA Games in Florida

Marcus DeSmit of Vergennes has been selected to compete in the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games, to be held June 5-12 in Orlando, Fla.

Scoreboard and schedule for May 12

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

VUHS grad gets Castleton award for football

Devin Kimball, a 2017 Vergennes Union High School graduate and former member of the Mount Abe/Vergennes football team, recently received the 2021 Castleton University Football Special Teams Player of the Year award.

Panther softball season concludes

Host Tufts on Saturday ended the Middlebury College softball team’s season with a 9-3 victory in a NESCAC semifinal.

Tiger girls’ lax loses two games

The Middlebury Union High School girls’ lacrosse team dropped a pair of Division I games in the past week and dropped their overall record to 2-6.

Ultimate girls net first victory

The Middlebury Union High School girls’ ultimate team earned its first victory of the spring on Tuesday, 10-1 over visiting Mount Mansfield.

Talent and intangibles: Middlebury College’s Ruschil raises the bar

In a game that can feel nerve-wracking, she helps her teammates remember why they play in the first place — for fun. But she is also the best player her coach has worked with.

Enosburg rolls past Tiger softball

A couple Enosburg outbursts costs the Tigers a home softball game on Saturday.