Panthers roll to Lake George tourney title
LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. — Jon Kempf continued his torrid early-season scoring barrage in Hoosick Falls' 63-43 win over Lake George in the Warriors' tournament on Saturday.
Kempf scored 34 points and added 10 rebounds as the Panthers improved to 2-0 on the year. In two games, Kempf has 73 points for Hoosick Falls.
Max Kipp added 10 points and 11 rebounds for a double-double, while Tristan Williams added nine points and eight boards.
For Lake George, Cameron Orr and Juan Garcia each had 10 points as they drop to 1-1.
Hoosick is off until Dec. 9 when it starts Wasaren League play against Berlin.
MAU looking for coaches
BENNINGTON — The Mount Anthony athletic department are looking for a varsity girls tennis coach and two middle school baseball coaches. Anyone interested in the positions can contact MAU athletic director Ashley Hoyt at 802-447-1899 or email Ashley.email@example.com with questions or to submit a letter of interest and a coaching resume.
BBA hockey raffle
MANCHESTER — The Burr and Burton boys and girls hockey teams are once again selling cash raffle tickets. These tickets will be drawn on senior night later in the season. Only 500 tickets will be sold.
There are three cash prizes: 3rd place wins $500, 2nd place wins $1,000, and the grand prize is $2,000.
For more information, contact the Burr and Burton hockey teams.
Former MAU pitcher hosting clinic
BENNINGTON — Former Mount Anthony and current Sage College pitcher Taylor Dicranian will be hosting a seven-week pitching clinic this winter.
The clinic will run each Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Mount Anthony gym through January 19.
All ages are welcome and the cost is $100 for the clinic. Payment is due at the first session.
For more information, questions or to sign-up, email Dicranian at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BBA coaching openings
MANCHESTER — Burr and Burton is seeking a junior varsity boys basketball coach as well as an assistant snowboard coach.
In addition to being knowledgeable about the sport and having the ability to teach sport-specific skills, candidates should be able to provide vigorous educational experiences, teach respect for individual differences, demand the highest standards of performance and behavior, foster a mindset of perseverance and establish a supportive and caring community.
The ideal candidate views coaching as an opportunity to help young people develop into healthy adults.
Interested people can send a letter of interest, a statement of philosophy, resume and three letters of recommendation to:
Dave Miceli, Director of Athletics, PO Box 498, Manchester, VT 05254 and at email@example.com.
New England Colonials looking for players
RUTLAND — The NEC International Basketball Club is pleased to announce its 40th Anniversary Ambassadors Tour.
The club has been invited to visit and play by teams in Europe and Dubai in April 2020.
The team is looking to enroll ten Vermont high school players (boys in grades 9-12) for this ten-day tour.
This is a competitive tour for players with JV and varsity experience and a sense of adventure.
The Vermont Colonials will begin its tour in Luxembourg City where they will represent the USA in the annual Sparta Bertrange Easter Tournament which draws teams from around the world. After games in Frankfurt, Germany, the team will fly on to Dubai where they will be hosted by the Greenfield International School.
The NEC International Basketball Club is a nonprofit, volunteer-run program that has as its central purpose the support and encouragement of international friendship and understanding between New England student-athletes and their peers around the world. Our Colonials fundraising program has helped numerous New England players raise all or most of the money needed to cover their tour expenses.
For additional information about the Colonials international basketball tour, please contact the team by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Coach Mike Wood at 802-236-8453.
Interested players must have parental permission to contact them.
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