In softball: Mount Abe tops rivals; Tigers & Otters also earn wins

ADDISON COUNTY — The Mount Abraham softball team picked up big wins over its county rivals Middlebury and Vergennes, one in a rain-soaked Tuesday affair, to highlight high school softball action between May 11 and 17. In other games, the Eagles rallied for a dramatic victory, Middlebury picked up a marathon road win, VUHS came up short away from home, and Otter Valley split two contests. EAGLES-VUHS Tuesday’s game in Bristol between the Commodores and the host Eagles ended up being probably one of the longe … (read more)

MUHS girls’ lax toppled

MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Union High School girls’ lacrosse team wrapped up a recent streak of games vs. top teams with a 2-8 record heading into a Wednesday game at Mount Mansfield. The Tigers will host Essex on Saturday morning. On this past Saturday … (read more)

Boys’ tennis wins two of three

MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Union High School boys’ tennis team split two matches with perennial Chittenden County powers last week and had a third victory in an earlier suspended match confirmed. MUHS is 6-1 heading into a Friday home date with North Cou … (read more)

Local boys’ lax teams earn victories

ADDISON COUNTY — In high school boys’ lacrosse play between May 11 and 18, Mount Abraham/Vergennes defeated Otter Valley, but OV bounced back to win a pair. Also, Middlebury won twice and MAV came up short after defeating the Otters. MAV VS. OV On May 11, … (read more)

Scoreboard and schedule for May 19

SCOREBOARD HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS Boys’ Lacrosse 5/11 MAV vs OV……………………….. 15-10 5/12 MUHS vs Mt. Mansfield………… 16-9 5/13 Burlington at MUHS……………… Ppd. 5/14 Stowe vs Mt. Abe………………… 13-4 5/14 OV vs Fairfax… … (read more)

MAV girls’ lax rolls to big win

The Mount Abe-Vergennes girls’ lacrosse team shook off a loss to Hartford on Thursday and came up with a big win over Lamoille the next day.

Panther lacrosse wins in first round of NCAA

A win on Sunday means the Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team will host an NCAA regional this coming weekend.

An Eagle flies to victory at Burlington Track & Field Invitational

A handful of local athletes posted top-10 performances among the 20 teams at Saturday’s Burlington Invitational.

Eagle, Tiger athletes excel at Mt. Abe

The host Mount Abraham boys enjoyed their day in the spring sun on Monday, when they came out on top of an eight-team home track and field meet with 169 points, besting second-place Richford (142) and third-place Middlebury (91).

Karl Lindholm: What’s in a name? Hampus Lindholm!

I remember walking into Farrell’s Men’s Store in Middlebury my freshman year in college. Jimmy Farrell, the proprietor, shook my hand and asked my name. I told him and he immediately said, “You’re from Rutland.”

Women’s lax falls in NESCAC final, still will host NCAA games

Third-seeded Tufts upset the top-seeded and undefeated host Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team in Sunday’s NESCAC title game, 9-8.

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.