Suburban U13 boys claim Vermont Babe Ruth title Saturday

Suburban U13 boys claim Vermont Babe Ruth title Saturday

The 13 and under Babe Ruth state championship on Saturday at Winooski High School was threatening to turn into a hit parade. But when Tucker Stearns took the mound for Suburban — made up of players from Shelburne, Williston, Vergennes, Mount Abraham and Colchester — he shut down the bats. With Stearns allowing just three… Read More »

Flo Meiler competes, medals in National and Vermont Senior Games

Flo Meiler competes, medals in National and Vermont Senior Games

It’s been a busy summer for record-setting Shelburne senior athlete Flo Meiler. The 83-year-old track and field star has cleaned up at the National Senior Games and the Vermont Senior Games, and she has an international competition next month. In June, Meiler competed in 11 track and field events throughout the five-day national competition in… Read More »

Championship bound

Championship bound

The D2 Suburban U13 Babe Ruth All-Star team last weekend logged two wins in state tournament competition besting Orleans County 6-4 Friday and defeating St. Albans 6-4 Saturday. They play Brattleboro in the championship game at noon this Saturday at Winooski High School.

Eye on the ball

Eye on the ball

Hinesburg’s Bryce Bortnick at bat for the Shelburne 11-12 Little League All Stars last weekend. Williston edged Shelburne 5-4. The All Stars are one of five Shelburne teams competing in state tournaments this weekend. Photo by Al Frey

Phil Scott claims first Thunder Road win as governor

Phil Scott claims first Thunder Road win as governor

Gov. Phil Scott became the first sitting governor to triumph in a Vermont stock car race last week capturing the Late Model win at Barre’s Thunder Road July 6, according to a news release from the race track. It was the 30th career win for the Berlin Republican and his first since his election to… Read More »

CVU gets end-of-season nods from Free Press

CVU gets end-of-season nods from Free Press

Champlain Valley Union High School girls basketball coach Ute Otley and track and field star Tyler Marshall both topped their respective lists of notable high school sports figures in the Burlington Free Press’s annual spring honors for best high school coaches and athletes of the school year. Otley earned coach of the year honors from… Read More »

2017 CVU Girls’ Basketball Camp results

Summer girls basketball camp June 26-30 at Champlain Valley Union High School brought out 82 girls in grades 4 to 9. Sessions were divided by age group. Awards were given to players in each session. Grades 4 – 6 Free throw champion: Elise Berger, Shelburne; Best Defensive player: Kaitlyn Jovell, Williston; Growth Opportunity Award Winner:… Read More »