Lacrosse teams pick up victories

ADDISON COUNTY — In recent high school lacrosse action the Middlebury boys, Vergennes-Mount Abraham girls, and Mount Abe-VUHS boys all earned victories as they entered the final week of regular season play. TIGER BOYSOn May 19, the MUHS boys’ team got past host St. Albans, 10-4, with multiple goals from Owen Lawton (four), Mason Kaufmann (three) and Jackson Gillette (two).On Saturday, the Tigers outlasted host Mount Mansfield, 8-7, despite another injury to one of the team’s three seniors. MUHS has been pla … (read more)

Commodore girls’ lax avenges only setback

VERGENNES — On Saturday the defending Division II high school girls’ lacrosse champion Vergennes-Mount Abraham team served notice it was not ready to surrender the crown just yet.First-place Hartford was at VUHS to take on the Commodores, and the unbeaten … (read more)

Lax: Tiger boys, VUHS girls rolling

ADDISON COUNTY — The Vergennes-Mount Abraham girls’ and Middlebury Union boys’ teams provided the high school lacrosse highlights in the past week, as the Commodores picked up three more victories while the Tigers won three times in four outings.Elsewhere … (read more)

Local lax teams all find at least one win

ADDISON COUNTY — In local high school lacrosse competitions since late last week, Middlebury boys’ lax put up two victories, and most of the other boys’ and girls’ teams secured one victory apiece. BOYS’ LACROSSE Middlebury boys’ lacrosse improved their r … (read more)

Tiger boys’ lacrosse falls in overtime

MIDDLEBURY — Sometimes losses can be both painful and hopeful. On Tuesday a Middlebury Union High School boys’ lacrosse team with just four returners from its 2019 squad and five upperclassmen on its roster squared off against Essex, with 13 seniors and e … (read more)

Commodore girls’, boys’ lax teams prevail

ADDISON COUNTY — In local high school lacrosse action over the past week, the Vergennes-Mount Abraham cooperative girls’ team picked up another two victories, the Middlebury girls dropped a close road game for their first setback, and the Mount Abe-VUHS c … (read more)

Commodore girls’ lax starting like it’s 2019

VERGENNES — The coaches and players of the Vergennes-Mount Abraham girls’ high school lacrosse team say the group has a lot to work on, and they’re probably right. For example, Coach Marikate Kelley and senior center mid Hannah Kelly said after Tuesday’s … (read more)

Lacrosse: Tiger teams win, OV falls

ADDISON COUNTY — As the high school lacrosse season opened, both the Middlebury boys’ and girls’ teams rolled to big victories, but the Otter Valley boys came up short away from home. TIGER BOYS The MUHS boys opened strong on Saturday, thumping host Burli … (read more)

Weekend sports: Big debuts for local lax teams, OV nine

ADDISON COUNTY — Most local teams made the best of the opening day of spring sports, as the Vergennes-Mount Abraham cooperative girls’ and Middlebury boys’ and girls’ lacrosse teams all prevailed, as did the Otter Valley baseball team. The Division II Com … (read more)

Eagle lax can’t overcome slow start in home opener

BRISTOL — Mount Abraham-Vergennes cooperative boys’ lacrosse Coach Ed Cook found things to like about the Eagles’ home opener on Saturday: strong defense, decent goaltending, and a high compete level that led to a strong second half. Cook also listed a fe … (read more)