(Holly Pelczynski — Bennington Banner)
Third inning dooms Post 13 in defeat

Offense struggling to begin season
06/24/2016 07:12 AM EDT
BENNINGTON — Early in the 2016 campaign, the Post 13 baseball team's nemesis has been the third inning. In their opener against Bellows Falls, they allowed five runs in that frame. On Thursday night, Brattleboro Post 5 put up three in that inning en route to a 4-1 win at Mount Anthony Union High School. 
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Locals to compete at Twin State Lax
06/24/2016 07:10 AM EDT - BENNINGTON — This Saturday, the Twin State girls lacrosse game between Vermont and New Hamphsire will be played at Hanover High School. Being chosen to play on the Vermont team in the contest were Mount Anthony players Bridget Ahean and Claire Taub. Another local athlete selected to play in the game was Aggie Bisselle from Burr and Burton Academy. Full Story

Southern Vermont Storm cancels 2016 season
06/23/2016 06:58 AM EDT - BENNINGTON — There will be no Southern Vermont Storm semi-pro football team this season. Last week, the Storm decided to forgo their 2016 season because low player participation rate during the first two months of practices. "We decided in the best interest of the team to not play this season," said Storm head coach John Mooney. Full Story

Cambridge grad Saunders up for NCAA honor
06/23/2016 06:58 AM EDT - CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. — Cambridge Central School grad Skyler Saunders finished his four-year lacrosse career at New England College in style, racking up nearly 50 goals and 100 points in his senior season. Now, Saunders has been nominated for the NCAA's Man of the Year award. Saunders led the New England College lacrosse team to two NCAA tournament appearances in 2014 and 2016. Full Story

Former MAU coach hosting local lax camp
06/22/2016 05:24 AM EDT - BENNINGTON — A familiar face to Mount Anthony boys lacrosse returned on Tuesday. Former coach Paul Reif came back to Bennington this week from his assistant coaching gig at the University of Arizona and is hosting his first college-style camp at Willow Park for local lacrosse players. "I'm extremely happy with the interest so far, about 20 guys, and it's going to grow next week," Reif Full Story

Dorset's Komline in mix at Vermont Open
06/22/2016 05:24 AM EDT - FAIRLEE — Dorset's Casey Komline is nine shots behind after two rounds at the Vermont Open at the Lake Morey Golf Course. Komline shot 71 on Monday and Tuesday and sits at 2-over-par 142, putting him in a tie for 20th. Spencer Mellon, whose home course is Oakmont — the site of last weekend's U. Full Story

  • Patriots enjoying being state champions - 06/21/2016 06:43 AM EDT
  • Locals compete at Tough Mudder - 06/20/2016 08:10 AM EDT
  • Post 13 drops doubleheader - 06/20/2016 08:11 AM EDT
  • Whitman earns all league honors - 06/17/2016 09:44 PM EDT
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    Red Sox beat White Sox 8-7 in 10 innings, avert 4-game sweep

    BOSTON — The Boston Red Sox were in danger of capping an awful month-long stretch by being swept in four games by the similarly struggling Chicago White Sox. Full Story
    (Michael Dwyer — The Associated Press)
    Gronkowski, Lewis make offseason workout debuts for Patriots

    FOXBOROUGH — The Spring of Gronk has officially begun. So, too, have the first meaningful steps on the road back for Patriots running back Dion Lewis. Full Story

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    George Lucas shut down in bid to build Chicago museum

    George Lucas’ museum of American art and movie memorabila won’t be built in Chicago after all, after a parks group files suit.