Eagles topple Otter Valley football

The Mount Abraham-Vergennes cooperative football team converted seven Otter Valley turnovers into 30 points on Saturday as the Division II Eagles won for the first time this season, 44-20, at the visiting Otters’ expense.

Otter Valley girls’ golf fifth in Div. II

Elena Politano and Anna Lee finished fifth in the Division II championship girls’ golf tournament, held on Oct. 7 on the Dorset Field Club course.

OV field hockey starts fast, blanks host Tigers

The Otters scored twice in the first quarter and added another goal in the first minute of the second quarter, junior forward Ryleigh LaPorte’s second of the game, on the way to their 5-0 victory.

Windsor deals OV football its first loss

Visiting Windsor cruised past the Otter Valley Union High School football team on Saturday, 49-8, in a battle of previously unbeaten Division III squads.

Field hockey: Eagles, Otters win

Mount Abraham split two games; Otter Valley won its only outing; and Middlebury came up short at home.

Otter Valley is week’s only winner in football

ADDISON COUNTY — Only Otter Valley prevailed among local high school football teams this past weekend, as the Otters won on the road to remain unbeaten in Division III. Middlebury took its first loss by falling on the road, and the Mount Abraham-Vergennes … (read more)

Mount Abe, Otter Valley field hockey win

ADDISON COUNTY — In local high school field hockey action during the past week, Mount Abraham remained undefeated, including a win at Middlebury’s expense; Otter Valley split a pair of games, including absorbing its first loss; and the Tigers remained in … (read more)

OV field hockey opens at 3-0-1

BRANDON — The Otter Valley Union High School field hockey team picked up two wins and a tie in recent action, including a hard-fought contest against Windsor on Monday that ended 2-2 after a 10-minute overtime dual featuring seven-on-seven.The Otters impr … (read more)

Fall Sports Report 2021: Otter Valley Union High School

BRANDON –– School is back in session at Otter Valley Union High School, and so are fall sports. At OV, that includes girls’ and boys’ soccer, field hockey, football, cross-country running and golf.Coaches and athletes have set goals as they move forward i … (read more)

Derby scores twice in OV boys’ soccer opener

BRANDON — The Otter Valley Union High School boys’ soccer team opened on Friday by coasting past visiting West Rutland, 5-1.Max Derby scored twice to pace the Otters, and Luca Cifone notched a goal and an assist. Drew Pelkey and Hayden Bernhardt also foun … (read more)

OV softball falls in second round

BRANDON — The Otter Valley Union High School softball team won one Division II playoff game before bowing out of the tournament with a road loss to the top seed.In the No. 9 Otters’ first-round win on June 2, they scored seven runs in the seventh inning t … (read more)

Softball: VUHS, Tigers win; OV bested

ADDISON COUNTY — The Vergennes and Middlebury union high school softball teams won their openers on Tuesday, but Otter Valley dropped its debut on the road to rival Fair Haven. Defending Division II champion Mount Abraham was set to open on Saturday by ho … (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)

Baseball: OV splits, Eagles fall

ADDISON COUNTY — As the high school baseball season opened in the past few days, Otter Valley split two away games, and Mount Abraham dropped a road contest. Vergennes had been set to open at Rice on Saturday, but that game was rained out. It was moved to … (read more)

Otter Valley girls’ hoop falls in D3 playoffs

ORLEANS — Top-seeded host Lake Region remained unbeaten by ousting the No. 8 Otter Valley Union High School girls’ basketball team, 60-32, in a Division III quarterfinal played on Saturday. Sakoya Sweeney (19) and Tia Martinez (13) combined for 32 points … (read more)


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