Dapron wins third state crown


MIDDLEBURY — Burr and Burton's Julia Dapron remains on top of Vermont golf after winning her third straight individual state championship.

Dapron shot a 9-over 80, leading the Bulldogs to a runner-up team finish, six shots behind North Country.

Dapron, who won a pair of individual titles in 2017 — in the spring and then in the fall when Vermont switched the sport — was 10 shots better than the second-place golfer, North Country's Grace Giroux.

Burr and Burton's Emma Tobin shot 110, Kylie Cleanthes had a 117 and Grace Sherwood shot 119.

Giroux, Dapron and Lauryn Goulet were the only golfers to break 100 on the tough Middlebury College course.

Stillwater blanks Indians

CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. — Brooke Pickett scored all three goals for the Stillwater girls soccer team as they topped Cambridge, 3-0, on Tuesday.

Pickett, one of the leading scorers in Section II, had the first goal assisted by Keelyn Peacock and the second from Kate McEvoy.

Cambridge goalie Brecke Gifford had 10 stops as the Indians drop to 9-4-1.

On Monday in the championship game of the Maple Hill tournament, Vanessa Evans scored the lone goal in a 1-0 victory over the Wildcats. Evans was also named as the offensive Most Valuable Player in the tournament.

Patriots fall to Lee

LEE, Mass. — The Mount Anthony volleyball team fell to Lee, 3-0, on the road Tuesday.

Lee won by scores of 25-7. 25-4 and 25-11.

MAU plays Wahconah Thursday on the road.

BBA girls second at home meet

MANCHESTER — The Mount Anthony, Burr and Burton and Long Trail cross country teams competed Tuesday.

On the boys side, MAU was third with 50 points, while BBA and Long Trail were fourth and fifth respectively. Brattleboro won over Rutland by one point.

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On the girls side, the Bulldogs were second with 38 points, while the Mountain Lions finished fourth with 112 points. The Colonels also won for the girls with 28 points.

SVC men fall to NVU

JOHNSON — The Southern Vermont College men's soccer team dropped a non-conference contest at Northern Vermont University-Johnson Tuesday afternoon with the hosting Badgers claiming a 2-0 victory at Minaret Field.

Johnson put one home 10 minutes into the match and then got an insurance tally to go in the 51st minute. SVC was limited to just three shots on goal — all coming in the second half — as the Badgers snapped their three-game losing streak against the Mountaineers.

Johnson took eight shots in the opening frame while not conceding a single take to SVC. The Badgers had four shots in the opening 10 minutes of play with the last of those crossing the line into the cage to make it 1-0.

That score stood through the intermission and into the sixth minute of the second period when the Badgers put home another to garner some breathing room. All three of Southern Vermont's shots in the final 45 minutes were on frame, but they were all turned away by the Johnson keeper as the Badgers improved to 8-5 on the year.

SVC freshman keeper Diego Uquillas made five saves in the first 45 minutes of the loss (2-8-1).

SVC (2-11-1) is back at home for its next game as the Mountaineers host Elms College on Saturday for a 1 p.m. New England Collegiate Conference kickoff.

SVC's Uquillas honored

ATTLEBORO, Mass. — Southern Vermont College freshman goalie Diego Uquillas has earned his third New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Men's Soccer Rookie of the Week honor this season — picking up his latest on Tuesday.

Uquillas was perfect last week for SVC as the Mountaineer turned away all nine shots on frame that he faced through 200 minutes of action.

The Southern Vermont rookie collected his first two collegiate shutouts during the week — first making five saves in a 1-0 Wednesday win at Mass. College of Liberal Arts before coming up with four big-time saves during a hard-fought 0-0 NECC tie against New England College on Saturday.

Uquillas had previously been graced with the laurel on September 4 and 10.

Ski volunteers wanted

MANCHESTER — The Bart Adaptive Sports Center located at Bromley ski area is looking for volunteers for the upcoming ski season.

If you like to ski or snowboard for free we have an opportunity for you. Come and help those that might never be able to enjoy the thrill of coming down the mountain on snow. Orientation is on Oct. 10th.

Volunteer opportunities are from ages 16 and beyond.

Contact us at 802-824-6849 or email programs@bartadaptive.org You can also visit our website at www.bartadaptive.org for additional information.


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