Shelburne duo savors double-header victory

Shelburne duo savors double-header victory

Shelburne players Gianna Ostlund and Elise Berger helped the 2017 U11 National Champion Boston Slammers all-girls baseball team defeat the Sherbrooke Angels in a recent double-header. The games were played July 29 at the Shelburne Town Little League Fields with the Slammers finishing on top 11-0 and 14-3. The first-ever all-girls baseball games held in… Read More »

EDGE swimmers dominate Champlain Valley Swim meet

EDGE swimmers dominate Champlain Valley Swim meet

By LAUREN READ The EDGE Swim Team made it five Champlain Valley Swim League championships in a row, with a sweep of the girls and boys competitions on Friday and Saturday at the Sandhill Pool in Essex. The EDGE girls topped second-place Burlington Tennis Club by over 600 points, while the boys passed by the… Read More »

Colchester Cannons end summer run for S.D. Ireland baseball

Colchester Cannons end summer run for S.D. Ireland baseball

By LAUREN READ The Colchester Cannons walked off with a 4-3 win over S.D. Ireland on Tuesday in the Vermont Legion baseball state tournament at Castleton University, ending Ireland’s postseason run. Champlain Valley Union High School players dominate the S.D. Ireland Legion Baseball summer league team’s roster. On Tuesday, Colchester’s Chase Carey hit an RBI… Read More »

Local pro wins national tennis award

Local pro wins national tennis award

Anyone who has learned how to play tennis in Vermont has, at one point or another, come into contact with the smile (and Life Saver candy rewards) of Jake Agna. Every year, the Youth Tennis Foundation of New England honors the legacy of Ned Weld, an accomplished player and advocate for helping kids through tennis,… Read More »

Summer swimmers dive into swim league championships

Hundreds of local swimmers will descend on the Sandhill Pool in Essex this weekend for the Champlain Valley Swim League championships. The EDGE Swim Team – with swimmers from Williston, Shelburne, St. George and South Burlington – will be one of the top teams among the eight competing on Friday and Saturday. “The CVSL meet… Read More »

S.D. Ireland hits a winning streak as All-Stars finish

S.D. Ireland hits a winning streak as All-Stars finish

A 5-1 week for S.D. Ireland has the Legion baseball team closing in on a .500 record. S.D. Ireland (13-16) captured five wins in a row last week before falling to the O.E.C. Kings 10-0 on Monday night. S.D. Ireland kick-started the win streak on Wednesday, topping Franklin County 4-3. Liam Reiner allowed three hits… Read More »