Letter to the editor: MAUSD board urged to revisit firing of hoop coach

The firing of Connie LaRose, winning girls’ basketball coach at Mt. Abraham Union High School is shocking to me.

Updated: Connie LaRose fired as Eagle girls’ basketball coach

BRISTOL — More than a week after Mount Abraham Union High School Athletic Director Devin Wendel fired Eagle girls’ basketball Coach Connie LaRose, 78, on Monday, June 13, the official reasons why she will not return after 31 seasons guiding the program ar … (read more)

Connie LaRose fired as Eagle girls’ hoop coach

Longtime successful Mount Abe coach doesn’t understand why she was fired.

Eagle basketball camp slated for June

The 29th annual Eagle Basketball Camp will be held in Bristol from June 27 to 30 for grades 2 through high school.

Girls’ hoop players earn postseason honors

Nine members of the Mount Abraham, Vergennes, Middlebury and Otter Valley union high school girls’ basketball teams received postseason recognition from either the Lake Division or the Southern Valley League’s B Division.

Boys’ hoop players named league stars

Nine members of the Mount Abraham, Vergennes, Middlebury and Otter Valley union high school boys’ basketball teams received postseason recognition from either the Lake Division or the Southern Valley League’s B Division.

Spartans oust VUHS boys’ basketball in D-III semifinal

After a good season, the Commodores fell to No. 1 Winooski during the state tournament on Thursday.

Tide rolls over Tiger boys’ basketball

High-powered No. 3 seed Spaulding eliminated the No. 14 Middlebury Union boys’ basketball team from the Division II playoffs on March 2, 89-37. The Tide improved to 18-2.

Eagle boys’ basketball season ends strong

Host No. 2 Montpelier ended the No. 7 Mount Abraham boys’ basketball team’s strong season in a Friday Division II quarterfinal, 64-35.

Commodores leash terriers; Winooski next in D-III semi

The No. 4 Vergennes boys’ basketball team faced a challenge from No. 5 Bellows Falls in a quarterfinal this past Saturday, March 5.

Eagles girls’ hoop tops Hornets to reach D-II final

Before the No. 6 Mount Abraham girls’ basketball team won the Division II title on Saturday the Eagles had to survive a rally by No. 2 Enosburg in Wednesday’s semifinal at the Barre Auditorium to win, 52-48.

Eagle girls’ hoop tops Hornets, advances to D-II final

Mount Abe brought down a higher seeded team with a dramatic finish and will play for the state title on Saturday.

Eagle boys’ hoop downs Milton

It had been since 2008 that the Mount Abraham boys’ basketball program hosted a Division II playoff game, and since 2009 that an Eagle boys’ team had won in the postseason — that year the No. 12 Eagles defeated No. 5 Middlebury.

Karl Lindholm: Of jump shots and heroes

I’m so old, I predate the jump shot.

Eagle hoop, Tiger hockey and basketball playoff results from Wednesday

Tiger girls’ ice hockey, MUHS boys’ basketball, and Eagle girls’ hoop all had exciting playoff games on Wednesday.

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