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basketball

What an enjoyable week last week was! Not only was I blessed with back-to-back trips to the Final Four at the Auditorium in Barre, but I was able to sit back and enjoy two splendid efforts that fell short. Don’t … Continued

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And regular readers thought I was excited last week! I went back to Riverside Middle School’s Dressel Gym Wednesday night and saw a game reminiscent of those tournament games of long ago, which I wrote about last week. This one … Continued

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Last Thursday night, I was shuttled back in time 60 years. You read that right, 60 years. That was when Riverside Gym in Springfield was the mecca of basketball in Vermont. It was new and shiny and hosted the Southern … Continued

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basketball

Long before the last few full moons, it was always ladies before gentlemen. Then the world got all twisted up. In both New Hampshire and Vermont this winter, it is once again ladies before gentlemen. The state basketball tournaments are … Continued

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field hockey

Max Field Hockey recently named Bethany Coursen the New England Field Hockey Coach of the Year. The Bellows Falls coaching success story had its roots in the youth program she created way back in 2004. Coursen’s award was for the … Continued

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Patriots

How old are you?   If you answered, “It is none of your business,” you are absolutely correct, but your answer matters when it comes down to our opening subject today. If you are a sports fan born in the … Continued

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basketball

Let it snow. Let it snow. Let it snow. Most everyone knows those words from a popular holiday song. When I just looked at the forecast on my phone before sitting down to pen this column, it seemed like that … Continued

THIS & THAT: Adjustments to Vermont schools’ divisions

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And then there were no undefeated high school basketball teams remaining in the area. When school was let out for the long Martin Luther King Day Weekend last Friday afternoon, both the Fall Mountain and Bellows Falls girls’ teams were … Continued

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What were you doing last Sunday afternoon? Many of you were watching the New England Patriots defeat the Los Angeles Chargers 41-28. Record numbers watched that game in New England. The sport today has so many questions surrounding its approach … Continued

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