Indians victorious in home opener
CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. >> The Cambridge Central School boys lacrosse team held Johnstown scoreless in the first half en route to a 10-2 win for their first win of the 2016 season.
Max Ratelle and Kordell Benson each scored a game-high three goals in the victory for Cambridge, with Ratelle adding in two assists as well in the Indians home opener.
Sophomore Max Hoffer had a game-high three assists to go along with his two goals for the Indians, who scored in all four quarters.
Cody Oldham and Brad Geroux also tallied in the win.
With the win, Cambridge improves to 1-1 on the season and the Indians will look to make it two in a row when they host South Glens Falls on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Masters swim meet on docket
BENNINGTON >> The fifth annual Monumental Masters Mini Meet will be held on Saturday, April 9, at the Bennington Recreation Center.
Adults over the age of 18 are encouraged to participate in the meet.
No prior competition experience is required.
Warm-ups start at 9 a.m., with the meet's first event beginning at 10 a.m.
Pre-registration to compete in the event is $20 per swimmer by April 5, or $25 on the day of the event.
Registration forms are available at the Bennington Rec Center.
All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Bennington Marauders Swim Team, helping to provide youth swimming for our community.
For more information, visit https://goo.gl/kmxk6G, or email us at email@example.com.
Village School hosting Shamrockin' 5K
NORTH BENNINGTON >> On Saturday, the Village School of North Bennington will host the second annual Shamrockin' run/walk event.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. with the 1-mile Family Fun Run/Walk starting at 9 a.m. and the 5K Run/Walk starting at 10 a.m. The race starts at the Village School of North Bennington, which is between School Street and Church Street.
The cost for the 5K is $25 for race day registration. The 1-mile Family Fun Run/Walk is $10. Preregister by mail by sending a checks made payable to VSNB to: VSNB, PO Box 847, N. Bennington, VT 05257 or by registering online at Runreg.com.
For more information and a downloadable registration form, visit the NEWS page at vsnb.org.
Zem-Benn Road Race date announced
NORTH BENNINGTON >> The 38th running of the Steve Zemianek Bennington Road Race is scheduled to take place on Sunday, May 8, at the Park McCullough house.
There will be three races held at the event, with the kid's 1k race starting at 9:30 a.m. and will be followed by the 3.9 and 10K races that are both scheduled to start at 10 a.m.
Since the event is taking place on Mother's Day, the mother who finishes first in her age group will receive a special award.
Proceeds for the event will benefit the Steve Zemianek scholarship fund at Mount Anthony Union High School.
As in previous years, the lead sponsor of the race will be Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Orthopaedics.
To participate in the event, people can sign up at Runreg.com or pick up a registration form at Wills Insurance, AnytimeFitness, Revolution Fitness, and the Bennington Recreation center.
Runners who compete in the Gallup to Success trail race scheduled for May 7 at Kimberly Farms in Shaftsbury will receive a registration fee discount for signing up for both races.
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