VUHS girls ride huge second half past Fairfax

VERGENNES — The Vergennes Union High School girls’ basketball team dreamed all season of hosting the program’s first playoff game in more than a decade. And the Commodores made it happen, winning their final five regular season games to finish 12-8 to earn the No. 7 seed in Division III and the right to host No. 10 BFA-Fairfax, also 12-8, on Tuesday. Then Tuesday’s first half was a nightmare of 10 VUHS turnovers, Bullet offensive rebounds, and four threes and 14 points from Fairfax guard Jaycee Douglas. But … (read more)

Otter football stuns Fairfax, 38-36

FAIRFAX — The Otter Valley Union High School football team upset previously unbeaten Fairfax on Saturday night, 38-36, to finish the regular season at 5-3 and earn the No. 3 seed in Division III. The Otters will host No. 6 Oxbow on Saturday at 1 p.m. In a … (read more)

Commodore boys’ basketball rallies past Fairfax in opener, honors Coach Quinn

VERGENNES — Thursday’s Vergennes Union High School boys’ basketball game began and ended with standing ovations. The first ovation came at the request of Ben Epstein, a member of the Commodores’ 2001 Division I championship team for which Peter Quinn, who … (read more)