Patriots drop match to Hoosac Valley on links

CHESHIRE, Mass. — The Mount Anthony golf team traveled to Hoosac Valley, dropping a 171-210 decision on Friday.

Jack Bushee led Mount Anthony with a 43, tied for second best on the day behind the Hurricanes' Derek Alibozek and Henry Sniezek.

Andrew Marsden was next best for the Patriots with a 50, followed by Garrett Currier's 55.

Hoosick shuts out Salem

SALEM, N.Y. — The Hoosick Falls field hockey team improved to 3-0 with a 5-0 shutout win over Salem on Friday.

The Panthers scored twice in the first half, once by Anna Myers (assisted by Eliza Whitman) and the next from Lillian Hickey.

In the second half, Hoosick Falls put the match away with goals from Madelyn Kasulinous, Hickey on a penalty stroke and Tayla Conway, off an assist from Dezah Weierbach.

Zoe Gress had one save in goal, while Salem's Tori Cary made seven stops.

MAU field hockey falls in opener

BENNINGTON — The Mount Anthony field hockey faced a tough Hartford team in its opener on Friday, falling 6-0.

Greer McCarty had three goals for the Hurricanes.

Savannah Rogers made 16 saves for the Patriots, who had some good opening efforts from defenders Ashlee Billert and Allison Stewart.

Panthers blank Waterford

HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. — The Hoosick Falls golf team ripped past Waterford, 5-0, on Friday.

Ryan Bloomer, Mathew Smith and Connor Smith all won their matches, 4-and-3, while Miles Smith and Stephanie Merwin were 5-and-3 winners.

Bloomer was medalist with a 39 and Bloomer, Mathew Smith and Connor Smith all shot Sectional-qualifying scores.

Hoosick Falls is 7-2, Waterford drops to 3-6.

Steve Colvin 5K

HOOSICK, N.Y. — The fourth annual Stephen Colvin Memorial 5K is coming on Saturday, Oct. 7 at Wood Memorial Park in Hoosick Falls. The race will begin at 9 a.m. from the park and money raised will benefit the Stephen Colvin Scholarship Fund awards.

Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female overall finishers in both the walk and run categories. Also the top male and female in each of the following categories will receive a medal: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60 and over.

T-shirts will be available while supplies last. Early registration is $10 by Sept. 20 and $15 until race day. All students are $10 for registration.

To register, make checks payable to: Stephen Colvin Scholarship Fund and return by Mail to P.O. Box 523. Hoosick Falls, N.Y., 12090.

Additional sign up forms can be found at the Hoosick Falls Post Office, the Polish Hall, Falls Diner, Julie Richard, LMT or by emailing

3D Archery competition

BENNINGTON — The Catamount Bow Hunters will host their final 3D shoot of the year on Sept. 17.

Registration is from 7 a.m. to noon and costs $10 for adults, $5 for youths and cubs are free with paid adult. Food and beverages are available and everyone is welcome.

The event will be on Fuller Road (the first left past the Apple Barn). For more information, contact 802-442-3667 or go to their Facebook page,

Arlington coach openings

ARLINGTON — Arlington Memorial High School & Middle School has three coach openings for the 2017-2018 school year: middle school boys head basketball coach, varsity boys head basketball coach, and varsity baseball head coach.

Coaches oversee all aspects of their program. The positions are open until filled. Interested candidates should submit a completed Coaches Application form, which can be found on the school's website,, under the Athletic Department link as well as a resume of coaching experience and a list of references with contact information.

For more information, contact AMHS Athletic Director Ashley Hoyt at or 802.375.2589, extension 137.

Maple Leaf Half Marathon

MANCHESTER — The Maple Leaf Half Marathon and Kotler 5K will take place on September 9.

The event begins and ends at the Dana L. Thompson Memorial Park. Vermont Route 30 will be closed from the entrance to the rec park to the button roundabout, both east and westbound, from 8am to approximately 8:15 a.m. to allow the half-marathon and 5K runners safe passage. Vermont Route 7A will be closed from the button round-a-bout to Seminary Ave., southbound, from 8am to approximately 8:30 a.m. to allow the half-marathon runners safe passage.

The northbound lane will be open, please DO NOT go south in the northbound lane! All other roads along the course will remain open to traffic, so please use caution!

The Maple Leaf Half Marathon and Kotler 5K is a collaboration between the Manchester Lions Club and Make-A-Wish Vermont. All proceeds are donated back to the community in the form of scholarships, grants, hearing aids, eyeglasses and wishes.

Please visit our website for more details or to register for the Maple Leaf Half Marathon of Kotler 5K


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