Bulldogs edged in quarterfinal defeat


HINESBURG >> No. 4 Burr and Burton trailed by two at halftime against CVU in the Division I girls lacrosse quarterfinal, eventually pulled within one, but the Redhawks held off the Bulldogs 11-7 on Saturday.

Down 7-5 at half, BBA made it 8-7 with about 10 minutes to go but CVU scored the last three goals of the day.

Shayla Heekin led BBA with four goals, while Jessie Forstmann added a pair of tallies. Bella Dworkin pitched in with the last goal and three assists, while Lydia Morgantini had an assist.

Lydia Maitland led the way with four goals and two assists, while Emma Owens added a hat trick for CVU, who move on to face Mount Anthony on Tuesday in the semifinals.

BBA ends the season at 10-7 and had won eight of nine before Saturday's defeat.

Hoyt leads Patriots at state track

BURLINGTON >> The Mount Anthony track teams competed on Saturday at the state meet at Burlington High School.

For the boys, Skyler Hoyt placed in two events. He was third in the long jump, soaring 19 feet, 11.75 inches on his final jump to reach the podium. In the high jump, Hoyt was fourth with a leap of 5 feet, 8 inches. That total was tied for third, but he finished fourth based on more attempts.

Alan Bernard was the last placer for the boys with a sixth-place finish in the 200 meters in 24.20 seconds.

On the girls side, the only placement came from the 4x100 relay of Asuka Kosaki, Abbie Crosier, Sophia Prandini and Abby Whitman, who tied for sixth with a time of 54.11 seconds, the same as North Country.

The 4x100 boys relay, with Tanner Jelley, Hoyt, Austin Martinka and Bernard were seventh in 45.93 and in the 400 meters, Abbie Crosier was seventh in 64.32, 0.17 seconds short of placement.

BBA track competes in D-II

MONTPELIER >> The Burr and Burton track teams competed on Saturday at the state meet at U-32.

The Bulldogs had four placers for the girls on the day and scored 14 team points.

In the 100 meters, Jasmine Rachele was fourth in 13.52 seconds to reach the podium. In the 300 hurdles, Lydia Maier was fourth in 52.18, while the 4x800 relay team, consisting of Olivia Brand, Ann Fisher, Rebekah Hamblett and Rebecca Leili, was fourth in 11:01.17. Rachele was seeded 16th, but bettered her seed time by a half-second in the final.

Brand added a second placement in the triple jump, finishing fifth with a leap of 31 feet.

Southern Vermont Youth Lacrosse Camp

BENNINGTON >> The Southern Vermont Youth Lacrosse camp for boys will be held in Willow Park from July 11 to July 14. The camp for players ages 6-8 will attend from 9 to 11 a.m. while the 9-16 age group will attend from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. A great camp to introduce the sport of lacrosse to new players and equipment is available for those who need it. The cost is $75 for 6-8 year olds and $150 for 9-16 year olds. To print out a brochure, go to www.malavt.com, click on Camp and Clinic link to print out a brochure. If more information is needed, please contact Chris at 802-779-4837 or at Heyshea100@gmail.com.

Legion baseball tryouts

BENNINGTON >> Tryouts for the Bennington Post 13 Legion baseball team will take place on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the Mount Anthony baseball field

Players must be at least 15 years old, but can't play if they are born before Jan. 1, 1997.

Birth certificates are required for players who make the squad.

For the tryouts, bring equipment, baseball pants, cleats and a hat.

For more information, contact coach Jamie Carey at 802-733-7425.

College lacrosse camp upcoming

BENNINGTON >> Former Mount Anthony and current University of Arizona assistant men's lacrosse coach Paul Reif will return to Vermont for a two-week clinic this summer, starting on June 21, 22 and 23 and then on June 27, 28 and 29 from 5-7 p.m. at Willow Park.

The camp will consist of six 2-hour college-style practices conducted by current and former college coaches and players. The focus will be on advanced individual and team skills, including terminology and concepts.

There will be individual evaluations and information on the recruiting process.

The camp will take place at Willow Park and is for high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors. The cost is $100 for field players and $50 for goalies.

For more information or to register, contact Reif at coachreif@arizonalacrosse.net.

BBA football camp

MANCHESTER >> The Sparxx Athletics football camp for youth players will run from July 11 to 14 at Taylor Field on the campus of Burr and Burton Academy.

The camp, which goes each day from 5 to 8 p.m., will showcase the top college and high school football players in the area in a hands-on experience to improve the grassroots of football.

The cost to attend the camp is $100, and $125 after June 1.

The best way to register is to visit the website at sparxxathletics.wix.com/sparxxathletics. For more information, call 802-733-6672 or email sparxxathletics@gmail.com.

Werner holding annual soccer camps

ARLINGTON >> Retired Arlington and Castleton soccer coach John Werner will again be running soccer camps locally. Werner and his experienced staff are committed to providing a quality camp experience, with the emphasis on learning and fun, at a reasonable cost.

The three camps are as follows:

The Battenkill Soccer Camp for those entering grades 1 through 8 will be held the week of July 18 from 9 a.m. until noon at Greenwich Central School in Greenwich, N.Y. This camp emphasizes the technical development of each player as well as small group tactics. The co-director is Coach Tim Kelleher, Greenwich varsity boys coach.

The Arlington Soccer Camp for those entering grades 1 through 8 will be held the week of Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. until noon at Arlington High School. This camp also emphasizes the technical development of each player as well as small group tactics.

The Arlington Senior Soccer Camp for those entering grades 9 through 12 will be held the week of Aug. 1 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Arlington High School. This camp includes position specific training.

For more details or sign-up information, go to johnwernersoccer.com.

Tri-state archery

BENNINGTON >> The Catamount Bow Hunters will host a 3D Target shot on Sunday, June 12 at the club.

Registration will take place from 7 a.m. to noon and costs $10 for adults and $5 for youth. Cubs are free with a paid adult.

Food and beverages are available and both members and non-members are welcome.

The club is located on Route 7 South (Fuller Road West), first left past the Apple Barn. For more information, call 802-442-3667 or go to Facebook.com/CatamountBowHunters


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