Boys’ hoop: Tigers, Mt. Abe pick up victories

In boys’ high school basketball play between Jan. 18 and 24 Mount Abraham and Middlebury picked up victories, but Otter Valley dropped two home games. 

Girls’ hockey defeated by Stowe, drops to .500

In the only Middlebury Union High School girls’ hockey game between Jan. 19 and 24, the Tigers came up short at Stowe on Saturday, 3-1.

Eagles, Tigers topple VUHS in girls’ hoop

Mount Abraham and Middlebury both posted wins at county rival Vergennes to provide the highlights in local girls’ high school basketball action between Jan. 18 and 24.

Women’s hoop drops key game to Ephs

Visiting Williams defeated the Middlebury College women’s basketball team in overtime, 56-50, on Saturday in a key game for both teams. 

Women’s hockey knocks off Bowdoin

The Middlebury College women’s hockey team picked up a pair of hard-fought victories over NESCAC rival Bowdoin this past weekend to improve to 10-4-2, 6-2 in league play. The Polar Bears dropped to 7-9, 2-9 in NESCAC action.

Scoreboard and schedule for Jan. 26

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

Matthew Dickerson: A meditation on walking

My wife Deborah and I like to go walking. We are not interested in walking the Appalachian Trail. Nor even the Long Trail. Although we both find longer walks in new places enjoyable, most of our walks are just 20 minutes long on familiar trails in the woo … (read more)

Brace leads Commodore grapplers at their own tournament

The hometown wrestling team was 4th out of 20 teams at their own invitational on Saturday

Tiger boys’ hoop sinks Commodores in Vergennes

Visiting MUHS took control early at Vergennes on Friday with strong man-to-man defense and rebounding.

Panther men’s basketball team continues to roll

The Middlebury College men’s basketball team earned two home wins vs. NESCAC teams this past weekend and then went on the road to knock off unbeaten Keene State, which was ranked No. 4 in NCAA Division III. 

Karl Lindholm: ‘Is this heaven?’ ‘No, it’s Pepin’

If I were the impresario of the Middlebury Men’s Alumni Basketball Weekend, I would have done it up right, with great hoopla.

Women’s hockey nets two more wins, now 8-4-1

The Middlebury College women’s hockey team earned a pair of tight road victories at Colby this past weekend to improve to 8-4-1.

Otter girls notch their first win

Otter Valley broke through for its first win — at the expense of visiting Vergennes in overtime — to highlight recent local high school girls’ basketball action. 

Panther women show their grit on court

The Middlebury College women’s basketball team won two out of three recent games to improve to 11-6 overall, 3-1 in NESCAC play. 

VUHS keeps racking up boys’ hoop wins

In recent high school boys’ basketball action, Vergennes picked up a pair of wins to stretch a winning streak, while Mount Abraham, Middlebury and Otter Valley each split a pair of games.