Late goal propels Tigers over Commodores

Soccer games often come down to one moment where everything clicks. 

Girls’ soccer: VUHS, OV pick up wins

In local high school girls’ soccer action between Sept. 28 and Oct. 4, Vergennes and Otter Valley each split two games, while Middlebury and Mount Abraham came up short twice.

Boys’ soccer: Host VUHS tops Mt. Abe

Vergennes picked up a big home triumph over rival Mount Abraham to highlight local boys’ soccer action between Sept. 28 and Oct. 4.

Tiger boys sink Commodores in double OT

In a typically intense high school boys’ soccer game on Tuesday between two programs enjoying a run of success in recent seasons, host Middlebury got past previously unbeaten Vergennes in double overtime, 3-2.

Boys’ booters all claim victories

The Middlebury, Vergennes, Mount Abraham and Otter Valley boys’ soccer teams all won at least once between Sept. 21 and 27. 

Girls’ soccer: OV, Eagles win

In a lightly scheduled week for the local high school girls’ soccer teams, Mount Abraham and Otter Valley picked up victories, while Lake Division rival Rice defeated both Middlebury and Vergennes.

Girls’ soccer: Eagles, Otters win

In recent local girls’ high school soccer action Mount Abraham picked up its first win, at Middlebury’s expense, while Otter Valley also earned its initial victory.

Boys’ soccer: Tigers, Commodores prevail

In recent local high school boys’ soccer action, Middlebury defeated rival Mount Abraham, but came up just short vs. a D-I power; Vergennes won once to stay unbeaten; the Eagles dropped a tough D-I game; and Otter Valley suffered its first setback.

Tiger girls’ soccer tops OV; Eagles, VUHS fall

In high school girls’ soccer action between Sept. 7 and 13, Middlebury topped Otter Valley, while Mount Abraham lost to an undefeated Division I team, and Vergennes dropped a pair of contests, one of them a high-scoring shootout. 

Boys’ soccer teams see solid results

In recent high school boys’ soccer action, Middlebury dropped its opener to a Division I team, but bounced back to defeat another D-I side; the Eagles fell on the road in their opener; VUHS coasted in a D-III game; and Otter Valley improved to 2-0. 

Eagle vs. Commodore boys’ soccer: Draw

Both teams were ready for the big county rivalry game and they played very evenly for 100 minutes.

Fairfax wins in VUHS girls’ debut

A young Vergennes Union High School girls’ soccer team showed flashes of good play in its season debut against visiting Fairfax on Tuesday, but the Bullets dominated early in each half to pick up a 4-1 victory.

MUHS girls’ soccer is only local winner

As the high school girls’ soccer season opened in the past week, Middlebury split two games, Mount Abraham lost its opener and Otter Valley dropped three straight on the road.

VUHS, OV boys’ soccer teams prevail

Vergennes and Otter Valley welcomed the new boys’ soccer season with victories on Friday, Sept. 2.

Thomas named OV varsity soccer coach

Otter Valley Union High School has promoted JV boys’ soccer coach Brian Thomas to take over as its varsity coach, according to OV Athletic Director Steven Keith.


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