Commodores stop Wolves in D-III playoffs

The No. 6 Vergennes Union High School boys’ basketball team on Tuesday closed out its first-round Division III playoff game with a 14-3 run to subdue stubborn No. 11 seed Peoples, 61-46. 

VUHS cheer places third in D-II competition

The Vergennes Union High School cheer squad took third in Division II on Saturday in front of a big crowd in their own gym, an audience that also applauded two cheerleading dynasties that continued to rule in D-I and D-II. 

Tiger girls’ hoop coasts to victory over Commodores

When Vergennes senior guard Kyra Bradford sliced through the lane for a layup to open this past Friday’s second half, the hoop also sliced the Middlebury Union girls’ basketball team’s lead over the visiting Commodores to 27-21. 

Last-second free throw nets VUHS win at MUHS

As the clock wound down in the Middlebury Union High School gym on Monday, a second overtime period loomed. 

VUHS girls fall to T-Birds at buzzer

The Vergennes Union High School girls’ basketball team on Tuesday recovered from first-half struggles against visiting Missisquoi to control most of the second half, but then fell victim to a T-Bird buzzer-beater in a tough 34-32 loss.

Indoor track teams fare well again

Indoor track and field teams from Vergennes and Mount Abraham union high schools once again posted solid results at a meet hosted by the University of Vermont on Saturday. 

Commodores pull away late vs. Otters

Ultimately, Tuesday’s boys’ high school basketball game between host Vergennes Union and Otter Valley pivoted on a four-minute stretch of the fourth quarter. 

Winter Sports Report: Commodore teams are setting their sights high this winter

Will this winter reverse the oh-so-close trend of tough playoff losses on the road, overtime setbacks and unlucky injuries?

MUHS, VUHS boys settle for draw

Friday’s 0-0 tie at Vergennes Union High School between two boys’ soccer teams enjoying strong seasons left one side feeling better than the other.

Late goal propels Tigers over Commodores

Soccer games often come down to one moment where everything clicks. 

Tiger boys sink Commodores in double OT

In a typically intense high school boys’ soccer game on Tuesday between two programs enjoying a run of success in recent seasons, host Middlebury got past previously unbeaten Vergennes in double overtime, 3-2.

Fairfax wins in VUHS girls’ debut

A young Vergennes Union High School girls’ soccer team showed flashes of good play in its season debut against visiting Fairfax on Tuesday, but the Bullets dominated early in each half to pick up a 4-1 victory.

VUHS, OV boys’ soccer teams prevail

Vergennes and Otter Valley welcomed the new boys’ soccer season with victories on Friday, Sept. 2.

VUHS softball heads to D-III final

It took the No. 2 seed Vergennes Union two innings of Tuesday’s Division III semifinal to adjust to the less-than-lightning-speed offerings of Brie Howe-Lynch, who took the mound for No. 6 Green Mountain Union.

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.