Roundup: Hall sets MAU school record in 200 individual medley
Hall swam the 200 individual medley in 2 minutes, 23.64 seconds -- besting the old mark set by Heather Foley of 2:24.78.
Ryan Spencer won the 100 backstroke and set a new fast time, in 1:03.06. Spencer was also runner-up in the boys 200 IM.
The girls and boys 200 medley relay and 200 free relays placed in the top four. Hall and Kate Ahearn each earned Mass. state qualifying times -- Hall in the 200 IM and Ahearn in the 100 free.
Benn LL sign-ups
BENNINGTON -- The Bennington Little League is opening registration for the 2014 season. Registration for the season will begin on Feb. 12 and 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Feb. 19 and 20 at the Fire House on River Street. All players 5-12 in the Bennington school district looking to play baseball this year need to register on one of these four dates.
A photocopy of the child's birth certificate is required. Registration is $50 per person and $75 for a family. Any questions, call Geoff Metcalfe at 442-5465 or Steve Marsden at 447-4908.
Youth nights at MAU
BENNINGTON -- The Mount Anthony Union High School Athletic Department is once again sponsoring a pair of Youth Basketball Nights for the boys and girls area youth basketball players.
Boys youth night will be on Monday when the Patriot JV and varsity boys basketball teams host Burr and Burton with JV action starting at 6, and varsity at 7:30 p.m. All boys playing in the MAYAA Basketball League will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys.
Girls youth night will be Tuesday when the MAU JV and varsity girls basketball teams play host to Rutland. JV action starts at 5:30, followed by the varsity at 7. All girls playing in the MAYAA Basketball League will be admitted free of charge by wearing their game jerseys.
At the halftime of each JV game there will be a 10-minute exhibition game featuring two MAYAA teams. A drawing for a basketball signed by the varsity team will be held after the exhibition game for the MAYAA participants in attendance.
BENNINGTON -- Mt. Anthony Lacrosse Association will hold 2014 spring registration on February 25 and 26 at the Bennington Rec Center from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for boys and girls grades K thru 8. Scholarships and equipment are available. The season starts April 1. For more information you can visit www.malavt.com or contact Barbara Morrissey at 802-442 6777 (evenings).
Mack Attack sign-ups
ARLINGTON -- The Mack Attack AAU girls' basketball season will begin practicing on March 9, and sign-ups are ongoing. The team provides participants with an opportunity to improve basketball skills and knowledge through a challenging level of play.
Girls ages 8-17 who are interested in participating should contact coach Kerry Csizmesia at email@example.com or call 860-326-5024. Information about the season can be found at www.mackattackaau.org.
Storm coach search
BENNINGTON -- The Southern Vermont Storm semi-pro football team is searching for a new head coach for the 2014 season. If interested, call the Storm hotline at 802-681-9085.
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