Cambridge extends win streak to 13 games
STILLWATER, N.Y. — The Cambridge girls basketball team kept its roll going with a 49-30 win against Stillwater Tuesday night.
The Indians jumped out to a 15-7 lead after one quarter, before extending the lead to a 15-point advantage at the half.
Cambridge dominated the third, outscoring the Warriors 12-4 in the fourth, before cruising to a win in the final frame.
Sophie Phillips led the Indians with 16 points, followed by Lilly Phillips with 10.
Stillwater's Marley Mueller had 14 to pace the Warriors.
The win moves Cambridge to 16-1 on the season, extending its winning streak to 13 games.
The Indians will play Tamarac Monday night in the Wasaren League championship game, in a rematch of last year's final. The game will be played at Mechanicville High School at 7:30 p.m.
Panthers edge Greenwich
GREENWICH, N.Y. — A double-double from Logan Thayne led the Hoosick Falls girls basketball team to a 67-60 win against Wasaren League foe Greenwich Tuesday night.
Thayne scored 25 points and added 17 rebounds in the winning effort.
The Witches' Molly Brophy led all scorers with 27 points, after being held to 11 points in the teams' previous matchup.
The Panthers led by 17 points at the half, so Greenwich did a nice job of getting back in the game throughout the second half.
Grace Wysocki added 14 points for Hoosick Falls, while Lillian Hickey had 10.
The Panthers improve to 10-8 on the season and wait to see who they will play in Friday's crossover game.
Eagles fall on road
WEST RUTLAND — The Arlington girls basketball team couldn't keep up with a strong West Rutland squad, falling 69-35 on the road.
The Eagles scored 18 of their points in the third quarter.
Haley Mattison led Arlington with 15 points, while Schuylar Nolan added nine.
Four girls were in double figures for West Rutland.
The Eagles fall to 6-9 with Tuesday's loss.
Burr and Burton tops U-32
MONTPELIER — The Burr and Burton boys basketball team had three players in double figures as they beat U-32, 66-48.
Patrick Forstmann led BBA with 17, while Nicholson added 14 and Tommy Baker 10.
BBA is 11-3 and play at home vs Rutland on Friday.
SVC downs Lesley
BENNINGTON — The Southern Vermont College women's basketball team picked up its second win in the last three games with a 57-42 triumph over Lesley Tuesday night.
SVC held a one-point lead after one and extended the lead to four by halftime.
The Mountaineers created some separation in the second half to pull out the comfortable win.
SVC improves to 6-15 with the win and plays Eastern Nazarene on the road Thursday.
MAU second at Viking Nordic Center
LONDONDERRY — The Mount Anthony Nordic ski teams finished second overall at the night race at Viking Nordic Center on Friday.
For the boys, Brattleboro scored 20 team points, followed by MAU's 39, Burr and Burton's 54 and Rutland's 62.
Mount Anthony's Noah Payne won the individual race in 16 minutes, 22 seconds. Garrett Joly was next for MAU in 11th, followed by Austin Martinka in 13th and Owen Hansen in 14th.
Burr and Burton's Logan Sands and Ned Thompson were third and fourth, respectively, in 15:40 and 16:10. Ned Swartzentruber (22nd) and Ethan Lareau (25th) rounded out the scoring.
On the girls side, only 10 points separated the teams. Brattleboro was first with 22, with MAU at 24 and BBA with 32.
Mount Anthony's team went 2-3-8-11, with Natalie Jelley second overall in 17:08. Sarah Umphlett was third, with Maggie Payne eighth and Kylee Hall 11th.
For BBA, Quinn Evarts was fifth in 19:16, while Leah Mowry finished sixth, Brennan Harris was ninth and Harriet Dahlstrom crossed the line in 12th.
Both MAU and BBA will be back in action today at the MVL championships at Brattleboro.
MAU coaching openings
BENNINGTON — Mount Anthony Union High School is looking to fill multiple head coaching positions for the 2019 spring season.
The positions of varsity girls lacrosse coach, varsity girls tennis coach, and JV boys lacrosse coaches are open to interested candidates.
Applicants should have previous coaching experience and a strong background in the sport. Send a letter of interest and coaching resume to:
Ashley Hoyt, Activities Director, Mt. Anthony Union High School, 301 Park Street Bennington, VT 05201 or to Ashley.Hoyt@svsu.org.
Applications will be accepted until the jobs are filled.
Bennington Little League registration
BENNINGTON — Registration for the 2019 season will be held on the following dates: February 7, 13, 14 and 21 at the Fire House on River Street in Bennington from 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
All players' ages 5 to 12 years of age in the Bennington and surrounding area looking to play baseball this year need to register on one of these four dates.
For all registrants a photocopy of the birth certificate is required. Registration fee is $75 per player with a family maximum of $100 for all divisions except T-Ball (Instructional) which has been reduced to $50. The price includes the annual fundraiser.
For questions, please contact Geoff Metcalfe at 802-442-5465.
Moonlight ski at Prospect Mountain
WOODFORD — A Moonlight Ski is scheduled for February 16 at Prospect Mountain.
The doors open at 5:30 p.m. and a full course dinner begins at 6 p.m.
After dinner, a moonlight ski out to a festive bonfire is the attraction of the event, followed by dessert.
For passholders, it's $25 and non-passholders is $35. Children under 12 are $15.
Reserve a space by email at email@example.com
Hoosick baseball, softball registration
HOOSICK, N.Y. — Registration has started for the Hoosick Falls Little League. There's an early bird registration in January, a $5 discount for each registration.
Registrations will be available until Feb. 28. For questions, call Ted Senecal at 518-331-7286.
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