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MAU upsets Burlington to advance to quarterfinals

10/28/2016 06:38 AM EDT
BURLINGTON — With the deck stacked against them to open up the playoffs, the No. 12 seed Mount Anthony girls volleyball team didn't flinch and pulled off a 3-1 set win over No. 5 seed Burlington on Thursday. After losing the first set 20-25, the Patriots fought back to win the next three 25-14, 25-23 and 25-17 to advance to the quarterfinals Jordyn Burke collected two kills, four blocks 
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Patriots eliminated by Burlington in penalty kicks
10/27/2016 07:09 AM EDT - BENNINGTON —As the day grew shorter and the cold wind stronger, the No. 8 Mount Anthony girls soccer team and No. 9 Burlington were facing off in a battle of wills. Eighty minutes passed without a winner. Then 15 more minutes and another 15, the teams deadlocked at 1-1. There's only one way to separate two teams that close — penalty kicks. Full Story

Eagles storm past Cabot into quarterfinals
10/27/2016 06:56 AM EDT - ARLINGTON — From start to finish, the No. 7 seed Arlington girls soccer team controlled their game against No. 10 Cabot in dominating fashion, cruising to a 5-0 victory and a spot in the Division IV quarterfinals. The game began with a lucky bounce for the Eagles when a through ball in front of the Cabot net was accidently knocked into by a Huskies' player for a own goal, giving Arlington Full Story

Bulldogs cruise into the quarterfinals
10/27/2016 06:56 AM EDT - MANCHESTER — The No. 1 seed Burr and Burton girls soccer put on a offensive display in their 5-0 victory over No. 16 seed Essex on Wednesday afternoon. Maggie Sullivan started things off for the Bulldogs, giving BBA an early 1-0 lead just four minutes into the game. Grace Pinkus followed with a goal of her own to make it 2-0, then they extended their lead to 3-0 on a goal by Brooke Full Story

Bulldogs continue to jell; cruise into quarterfinals
10/26/2016 06:51 AM EDT - MANCHESTER — The Burr and Burton boys soccer team brought over their recent hot streak into the playdown action on Tuesday as the No. 6 seed Bulldogs rolled to a 3-0 win over No. 11 seed Lyndon Institute. BBA got out of the blocks quickly to begin the match, taking a 1-0 lead when a bouncing ball in front of the Vikings' goal found the feet of Felix Kershaw, who knocked in the game's first Full Story

Eagles dominate in playdown shutout
10/26/2016 06:51 AM EDT - ARLINGTON — As the Division IV boys soccer playoffs began on Tuesday, No. 5 Arlington wanted to get off to a quick start against No. 12 Black River to continue the run the Eagles have been on for the past six games. Jared Lacoste scored the opening goal exactly 60 seconds into the game and Arlington cruised to a 3-0 win at John Werner Field. Full Story

  • Panthers fall to CCHS, season ends - 10/25/2016 06:47 AM EDT
  • Burr and Burton tops Cosmos in finale - 10/24/2016 06:53 AM EDT
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