BURLINGTON — Maine’s Loryn Porter made 33 saves while leading the No. 5 Black Bears to an 3-1 victory over the No. 4 Vermont Catamounts in the Hockey East Quarterfinals on Sunday at Gutterson Fieldhouse.

NORTHFIELD — The Castleton University women’s ice hockey team spoiled Norwich’s return to the ice for the first time in nearly a year with Saturday’s 4-3 overtime victory at Kreitzberg Arena.

NORTHFIELD — The Castleton University women’s ice hockey team spoiled Norwich’s return to the ice for the first time in nearly a year with Saturday’s 4-3 overtime victory at Kreitzberg Arena.

BARRE — Lilly Tewksbury scored her first varsity goal before adding another for good measure Saturday, helping the Spaulding girls hockey team extend its undefeated streak to 27 games.

EAST MONTPELIER — A short-handed Montpelier squad capped a regular-season sweep over U-32 for the first time in over a decade with Friday’s 53-37 boys basketball victory.

BOSTON — University of Vermont women’s basketball forward Anna Olson was named the America East Rookie of the Year on Friday.

Obviously, putting Johnson State and Lyndon State under one umbrella called Northern Vermont University was a financial move.

EAST MONTPELIER - Former Chelsea standout Emma Colby helped the Thetford girls basketball team open the second quarter with 14 unanswered points during Thursday's 48-26 victory over U-32.

OBERSTDORF, Germany — University of Vermont junior Ben Ogden placed 17th Thursday during the opening day of Nordic Skiing world championships

BOSTON — The University of Vermont men’s basketball team had three student-athletes earn All-America East honors on Thursday morning.

STOWE — Youth prevailed for the Harwood boys basketball team as sophomore Cooper Olney (13 points) and freshman Tobey Bellows (11 points) sparked a 64-53 victory over Stowe.

WATERBURY — The Spaulding girls hockey team showed up 20 minutes before Wednesday’s girls hockey game against Harwood and automatically formed into a single-file line for the routine health screenings.

MARSHFIELD — Division IV Twinfield looked as fresh as a daisy in the first half following an 11-day break and survived a third-period letdown to secure Tuesday’s 63-45 victory over Oxbow.

Vermont high school boys basketball fans have gotten used to Rutland being a top contender in Division I across the last decade.

WATERBURY — Jacob Grout is seeking to regain his coaching position for the Harwood boys hockey program after being dismissed from the team by administrators last week.

MONTPELIER — Emma Parkin scored 13 of her 19 points during Monday’s second half to propel the Oxbow girls basketball team past Montpelier, 41-40.

The Spaulding girls hockey team rallied for the second time in a week Saturday, extending its undefeated streak to 25 games with a 3-2 victory over South Burlington at the BOR.

ST. JOHNSBURY — Montpelier guard Tyler Ricker dropped in 17 points to make life miserable for St. Johnsbury during Saturday’s 50-30 boys basketball victory.

DUXBURY — Nine players scored for defending Division II co-champ Harwood during a 54-30 girls basketball victor over Williamstown.

The shelf life of another gritty comeback attempt by Spaulding expired during the final seconds of Friday’s 40-37 boys basketball loss against CVU in Barre.

CATONSVILLE, Md. – The UMBC men’s basketball team clinched home-court advantage for the upcoming America East Tournament with Friday’s 66-55 over Vermont.

Harwood boys hockey is off to a rocky start to the delayed high school winter sports season after the abrupt departure of head coach Jacob Grout before the team’s opening game.

Cuttingsville’s Ella Bankert is preparing in a most unconventional preseason for a women’s soccer season that will also be devoid of anything conventional. Welcome to spring soccer, University of Vermont style.

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CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy — After going her entire career without a major championship title, Lara Gut-Behrami added a second gold medal to her burgeoning collection from this year’s skiing world championships.

MONTPELIER — Katherine Hoff scored three of her four goals in Wednesday’s first period, propelling Rice to a 9-5 girls hockey victory over U-32.

THETFORD — Aiden Hawkins and Elvin Stowell each hit a trio of 3-pointers Wednesday to help the U-32 boys basketball team rally past Thetford, 65-58.

WILLIAMSTOWN — The graduation of a 1,000-point scorer combined with the unexpected exodus of three upperclassmen would usually be a crushing blow to any basketball program.

Non-league basketball games are a rarity in 2021 as a lot of Vermont varsity teams stick close to home due to Covid precautions.

The Division IV Mount St. Joseph girls basketball team opened the season by beating Division I Mount Anthony but in Tuesday night’s 57-23 loss, the Mounties found that Division I Rutland is a different animal.

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CORTINA D’AMPEZZO — University of Vermont graduate Paul Moltzan placed fourth Tuesday in the parallel giant slalom at Alpine world championships.

BARRE — BFA-St. Albans used a 24-12 run in the fourth quarter to secure a 61-42 girls basketball victory over Spaulding on Monday.

BURLINGTON — After almost a month off, the University of Vermont men’s basketball showed no signs of rust, winning 86-78 and 61-57 against Stony Brook over the weekend at Patrick Gymnasium.

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CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy — Mikaela Shiffrin’s latest gold medal from the skiing world championships moved her past both Lindsey Vonn and Ted Ligety.

BARRE — Bria Dill, Corrina Moulton and Zoe Tewksbury helped defending champ Spaulding extend its winning streak to 23 games Saturday with a 3-0 win over Hartford..

MONTPELIER — The Montpelier boys basketball team defeated U-32 for the third time in the past decade with Saturday’s 62-53 victory.

EAST MONTPELIER — A 13-3 fourth-quarter surge gave U-32 crucial momentum during Friday’s season-opening 38-28 girls basketball victory over defending Division II co-champ Harwood.

LYNDON — The Northern Vermont University-Lyndon men’s basketball battled back from a 12-point deficit Thursday and opened the season with a 92-85 victory over Johnson.

NORTHFIELD — The Norwich University athletic department announced its 2021 winter sports schedule Friday, noting that all events are subject to change due to the pandemic.

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