Cambridge's Sgambettera makes Wasaren first-team


CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. — Cambridge boys lacrosse's Gabe Sgambettera was recently announced as a Wasaren League first-team all-star.

Sgambettera was the top scoring threat on the Indians and he racked up multiple five-goal games this spring.

One of his best outputs came against Lansingburgh in a 16-7 Cambridge win, where he had six goals.

Jamie Olvera, Soyer Mattson and Calvin Schneider were second-team selections.

Bryce LeBarron, Rylie Burr, Cole Murray and Daniel Blanchfield were honorable mentions.

Hoosick Falls' Zach Cahill and Jacob Travis earned second-team honors.

The Panthers' Liam McGarvin and Tanner Music were both honorable mentions.

Philpott makes first-team

HOOSICK, N.Y. — Hoosick Falls softball pitcher Abby Philpott was named to the Wasaren League first team all-star.

Philpott's battery mate, catcher Mackenzie Ellis, was named to the second team.

Panthers shortstop Olivia Brownell earned an honorable mention.

Cambridge shortstop Rhiannon Darling was also an honorable mention.

Tamarac's Maggie Kelley was named Wasaren League most valuable player.

Three Panthers honored

HOOSICK, N.Y. — Hoosick Falls baseball pitcher Evan Webster earned a Wasaren League first team all-star selection, following a strong junior season on the mound.

Junior shortstop Max Kipp and eighth grade third baseman/pitcher Jake Sparks were both named to the second team.

Spa Catholic's Terel Tillman was named the league MVP.

Mount Anthony softball pitching clinic

BENNINGTON — Mount Anthony softball alums Taylor Dicranian and Baylee Ports will host a pitching clinic tentatively starting June 22 at the Mount Anthony softball field.

All age groups are welcome to attend and costs $125 to pre-register for 10 sessions. Paying on the day of the first session is $150.

Depending on the ages of attendees, there may be a split by age group into two sessions.

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Dicranian, now a freshman at Sage College of Albany, is the school record holder for wins at Mount Anthony with 48 and pitched for the Patriots for four seasons, all reaching the final.

Ports, a 2015 MAU alumni, was the Gatorade player of the year in 2015 and went 45-5 in four years for the Patriots. Ports attended and played softball for Division I Fairleigh Dickinson, graduating this May.

For more information on the clinics, contact Dicranian at 802-733-5944 or email

LTS basketball camps

DORSET — Long Trail School will run two basketball camps this summer during the week of July 8-12.

Camps are being offered for grades 6-8 and grades 9-12.

The program will run from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. and costs $150. LTS basketball campers will fully enjoy Long Trail School's new, state-of-the-art Fieldhouse.

Basketball camp director/coach Mike Olson and coach Rob Leary are excitedly planning the program's schedule.

Campers will focus daily on individual offensive skills including shooting, passing, and ball handling. Concepts of offensive and defensive team play will be incorporated into 3-on-3 and 4-on-4 competitions. Full and half-court scrimmages will improve the participants' game.

To register or for more information, go to or contact Basketball Camp Director Mike Olson at 802-359-2149.

With 35 years experience as a Division I, II, and III college basketball coach, and most recently as head basketball coach at Kimball Union Academy, Olson has conducted basketball clinics and camps throughout the United States and Europe and served as head coach for the USA Select U-18 team from 2014-2016.

Rob Leary, a Northshire native, has worked with local basketball teams extensively. Having played basketball for MEMS and Burr and Burton, Leary has 25 years of coaching experience at the middle and high school levels.

Arlington youth soccer

ARLINGTON — Fall youth program sign-ups are open for Arlington soccer club.

Players on travel teams Grades 4-6 need to be signed up by July 1.

Sign up before June 15 before the late fee is applied.

The Arlington Youth Soccer League was founded in 1975 by late AMHS Coach John Werner, and was made up of 45 boys in that first season. It was one of the very first youth soccer programs in the state of Vermont.

Southshire youth soccer

WOODFORD — Southshire Youth Soccer is now accepting registrations for players entering kindergarten thru sixth grade in the Fall of 2019.

For information and to register go to

For specific questions email or call Mick Goldsmith at 802-447-0241.


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