Mount Abe rallies past Tigers in see-saw battle

One way for a team to make the most of a losing season is to defeat a local rival on its Senior Day. 

VUHS edges Eagle nine in 8

On a Tuesday afternoon not fit for man nor beast, never mind baseball, an exciting game of the latter nevertheless broke out at Vergennes Union High School, when the host Commodores needed eight innings to get past rival Mount Abraham, 11-10.

MAV boys’ lacrosse falls to Hartford

Division II title contender Hartford breezed past the D-II Mount Abraham-Vergennes boys’ lacrosse team on Monday, 18-3, dropping the Eagles’ record to 3-2. 

MAV girls’ lacrosse thumps Harwood

The Mount Abraham-Vergennes girls’ lacrosse team breezed past host Harwood on Tuesday, 16-4, as the Commodores moved their record back to .500 at 3-3.

MAV girls’ lax splits two games

In a Monday rematch of the 2022 Division II girls’ lacrosse state final, defending champion Hartford pulled away in the second half to defeat the host Mount Abraham-Vergennes cooperative team, 13-4, in a rain-drenched affair. 

MAV boys show well vs. a tough foe

Nobody on the Division III Mount Abraham-Vergennes cooperative boys’ lacrosse team or coaching staff was too unhappy after a 13-10 home loss to Harwood on Tuesday afternoon. 

Eagle softball topples Otters

The Mount Abraham Union High School softball team flexed its muscles on Tuesday, when the Eagles rolled to a 12-0, five-inning victory over local rival Otter Valley in the opener for both teams.

Spring sports report: Mount Abe Union High School

The sports spring of 2022 could be a tough act to follow at Mount Abraham Union High School over the next couple of months.

Mount Abe board seeks members

The Mount Abraham Unified School District board will work with its member communities to fill four vacancies on the panel that failed to draw candidates — or enough write-in votes — to be filled on Town Meeting Day.

Residents show strong backing for their schools

Addison County residents showed strong support for education on Tuesday, when all local school budgets passed, four out of five by large margins. 

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. 

‘Veggie Van Go’ to deliver nutritious food

Addison County residents struggling with financial and/or health issues will soon have a new source for free, fresh produce.

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. 

$9.7M bond for Mt. Abe is under consideration

Mount Abraham Unified School District officials are considering how to tackle an estimated $9.65 million of facilities projects at Mount Abraham Union High School, potentially by asking voters to approve a bond of up to that amount.