In the upcoming months, Emily Barboza will experience a series of life-changing experiences. The 16-year-old Hinesburg girl is poised to start her freshman year at Champlain Valley Union High School in her hometown.
Flo Meiler is an octogenarian, but that doesn’t slow the Shelburne resident down.
Inaugural NMCS champion Vince Quenneville, Jr., is among the drivers excited to head to Airborne on Saturday. The Brandon veteran finished fifth in a recent weekly event at the 4/10-mile, progressively banked oval, and has momentum on his side after a victory at his home track at Devil’s Bowl Speedway earlier this month.
During her thirty-eighth voyage, the Charles W. Morgan visited the National Historical Park at the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston, Mass., on July 18-20.
Seong-min Kim had a two-out, two-run pinch hit double and Yairo Munoz followed with an RBI tripleduring a three-run sixth inning for a 5-3 Vermont lead as the Lake Monsters rallied for a 7-5 victory over the Lowell Spinners Tuesday night at LeLeceur Park in the opener of an eight-game New York-Penn League roadtrip.
The Vermont Lake Monsters scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to snap a 1-1 tie and got strong outings from four different pitchers in a 3-1 New York-Penn League victory over the Hudson Valley Renegades on Sunday evening at historic Centennial Field.
Ron Proctor waited nearly two years to carry a checkered flag at Devil’s Bowl Speedway, but the wait became worth it as the veteran driver won the double-points Rutland Herald Mid-Season Championship in dominant fashion on Friday, July 18.
Pond Hill Pro Rodeo Co. in Castleton kicked off its 44th year of producing one of New England’s best and most colorful, summer-long professional rodeo event. The 2014 rodeo season east of the Rockies got underway on the last weekend of June and the Eagle was on hand at Vermont’s sole venue to document the all-American thrill sport.
Rowan Wick hit a three-run homer in the top of the first inning for his New York-Penn League-leading 13th home run of the season and four State College pitchers combined on a one-hitter as the Spikes won their fifth straight game with a 7-0 shutout over the Vermont Lake Monsters on Wednesday night at historic Centennial Field.
Pond Hill Pro Rodeo Co. in Castleton kicked off its 44th year of producing one of New England’s best and most colorful, summer-long professional rodeo event.
The Eagle salutes community volunteer Mary LaFountain of Middlebury. LaFountain is a founding member and current vice president of the Championship Special Olympics Ski Team. The ski team having won two gold medals and a silver at the games at Suicide Six in Woodstock recently.
Since tractor pulling is a lot more exciting than watching corn grow, it might explain its rising popularity among rural folks. Pull events are a great place for friendly competition, socializing, and lots of bragging rights.
...The celebration of this past weekend still echoes as I write this letter of thanks to all the businesses and individuals whose generosity contributed to the joy and experiences of Commencement and Project Graduation for the MUHS Class of 2014. It was truly special and memorable.
Vermont Lake Monsters
Ravel Santana broke a 2-2 tie with a three-run homer and Alfredo Gonzalez followed with a solo home run off Lake Monsters reliever Dominique Vattuone to give the Tri-City Valley Cats a 6-2 victory over Vermont in New York-Penn League action Monday night at Bruno Stadium.
It speaks volumes about Pete Carroll that he listened.
- End of the season
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Anthony DiNardo
- Wrestling: Dylan v. Dillon
- Wrestling: Kenny Rivers v. Marcus Ramundo
- Wrestling: Dylan Baker v. Luis Weierbach
- Championship weekend
- Girls play Friday
- The best (potential) games in the Section VII playoffs
- The weekend in the Valley
- Section VII Bracketology