Eagles only winner in D-II boys’ hoop

In games played on Tuesday in the first round of the high school Division II boys’ basketball playoffs, Mount Abraham prevailed at home, while Middlebury and Otter Valley dropped road games and saw their seasons come to a close.

Eagle girls’ hoop wins fourth straight game

As the truism goes, strong defense and rebounding typically wins basketball games. 

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. 

Three at the buzzer lifts Otter boys’ basketball over Eagles

About two seconds remained in the boys’ basketball game at Mount Abraham Friday evening when Otter Valley Union High School freshman guard Connor Denis launched a contested three-pointer from the arc’s right side.

Eagles net first win at OV’s expense

The Mount Abraham Union High School girls’ basketball team on Tuesday picked up its first win with a dominant performance in a 56-22 victory over visiting Otter Valley. 

Winter Sports Report: Eagles boast some new coaches and a new varsity sport

Mount Abraham Union High School sports teams enter the winter with a few changes: Two programs have new coaches, one after winning a state championship, and there is a new varsity team, indoor track, which moves up from club status. 

Letter to the editor: Mount Abe girls’ soccer deserved more coverage

I am really sorry to be writing this. This is not something that I typically do, but I am disappointed, and I will continue to be until I get this off my chest.

Eagle girls’ soccer made deep run in postseason

Editor’s note: This story was slotted to run in our Nov. 3 edition, but it regrettably did not make it into the newspaper. We publish it here, slightly updated, to round out our coverage of the Eagle girls’ soccer season.

Eagle runners second at Richford meet

The Mount Abraham Union High School cross-country teams each finished second in a meet hosted by Richford on Saturday. 

Eagle football buries the Olympians in one-sided match-up

Things started going wrong for visiting Oxbow when the Mount Abraham-Vergennes cooperative football team surprised them on the opening kickoff.

Tiger and Eagle football teams aim for playoffs with weekend wins

MUHS and Mt. Abe/Vergennes all but assured post-season play with victories; Otter Valley lost but is still in the running

Mount Abe, Tiger girls battle, settle for stalemate

Despite plenty of effort on both sides on Saturday, the host Eagle girls’ soccer team and visiting Middlebury settled for a 1-1 tie that was probably fair given of the quality of each team’s play. 

Eagle boys’ soccer rules in overtime

It took a rally from down two goals, two overtime periods, a brilliant overtime save, and a stunning game-winning strike from a sophomore seeing his first varsity action, but the Mount Abraham boys’ soccer team on Tuesday came away with a 3-2 victory over … (read more)

Board backs dismissal of Eagle hoop coach

The Mount Abraham Unified School District Board lined up behind school administrators on Tuesday evening when pressed about the June dismissal of high school basketball coach Connie LaRose.

Fall Sports Report 2022: Mount Abraham Union High School

The established team sports at Mount Abraham all started the preseason with a sense of optimism, and meanwhile two new activities joined the fold, even if sign-up for each was limited as school opened.