Sharks bite Marlins; league meet up next

MIDDLEBURY — The visiting St. Albans Sharks topped the Middlebury Marlins on Thursday, July 21, 274-194, in the final regular season Champlain Valley Swim League meet for both teams. Next up for both squads will be this weekend’s CVSL championship meet hosted by the Vergennes Champs. The state championship meet in the Upper Valley Aquatic Center in White River Junction will follow the weekend after. The Marlins won their small-team division at the state meet a year ago. Highlighting the Marlins’ efforts vs. … (read more)

Champs take second, Marlins sixth in St. Albans

ST. ALBANS — The Vergennes Swim Team on Saturday led the field in the St. Albans Invitational during the morning session of races, which featured the younger swimmers, but finished up second to powerhouse Burlington Tennis Club by the end of the meet.The … (read more)

Champs defeat Marlins in last dual meet

VERGENNES — The Vergennes Champs swim team easily defeated the Middlebury Marlins, 302-130, Thursday evening, July 29, at a dual meet in Vergennes. It was the last regular season race for the oldest swimmers on the two Addison County teams.The Vergennes S … (read more)

Young Marlins enjoy summer season

MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Marlins picked up their second summer win on Thursday, July 15, by edging visiting Winooski, 206-185, in a Champlain Valley Swim League meet.The outcome remained in doubt as the meet was nip and tuck throughout, and the score w … (read more)

Marlins prevail in swim opener

MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Marlins opened their Champlain Valley Swim League season on July 1 by defeating a rebuilding Burlington Country Club Team, 253-135. Older swimmers Holly Staats and Oliver Poduschnick picked up three wins apiece to pace Middlebu … (read more)

Middlebury Marlins ride the changing tide

MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury Marlins swimming competitions are a tradition almost as old as Middlebury’s pool. This year the very existence of the community’s swim team was in question.  But with the engagement of a creative coach in her 6th year, Colleen Ruep … (read more)

Swim league cancels summer competition

ADDISON COUNTY — The Vergennes Champs and Middlebury Marlins will not be hitting their pools this summer. In a league meeting on Friday, May 15, the Champlain Valley Swim League board canceled its 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting saf … (read more)