MARSHFIELD — Olivia Hogan scored 23 points, including her team’s first nine, and the Twinfield Trojans mounted a furious fourth-quarter rally, but visiting White River Valley managed to hold them off for a 52-49 victory in girls basketball action Thursday evening. Wildcat freshman Sophie How…

NORTHFIELD — The Norwich University men’s basketball team attempted to erase a 22-point halftime deficit but ran out of time during Thursday’s 97-80 loss against New England College.

RANDOLPH — Vermont Technical College Track and Field coach Bob Dunkle announced Thursday that two-time Olympian Doug Padilla will return for the 4th annual Track and Field Festival this March.

MARSHFIELD — The Twinfield boys basketball team allowed Blue Mountain to take the lead in the third quarter but the Trojans held on at the end to wrap up Wednesday’s 65-52 victory.

WATERBURY — The Harwood boys ice hockey team held off Burlington with Wednesday’s 2-1 victory following a well-rounded team effort.

DURHAM, N.H. — The University of Vermont men’s basketball team denied several comeback attempts by the University of New Hampshire during Wednesday’s 73-59 victory in America East action.

For Vermont’s equestrian athletes, competing at a high level can be challenging because of the cold climate and a lack of collegiate opportunities in the Green Mountain State.

DUXBURY — The Harwood girls basketball team has been an underdog against U-32 for over a decade.

EAST MONTPELIER — Speed never takes a day off, and U-32 proved it Tuesday evening, downing Enosburg 80-47 in boys basketball action.

MONTPELIER — One of the hottest boys basketball teams in Division II was on fire from start to finish Tuesday.

CHICAGO — University of Vermont men’s soccer senior forward Geo Alves was drafted by D.C. United in the third round of the 2019 Major League Soccer SuperDraft. D.C. United picked the Cape Verde native with the 62nd overall selection.

The Division I basketball season is beginning to look a LOT like the Division I football season. It’s so wrapped up in inconsistency that it’s hard to pick a clear-cut favorite. Teams at or near the top of the Rutland Herald / Barre Times Argus power rankings have had nights where they look …

BARRE — Samantha Owen and Emily Poulin sparked a furious fourth-quarter rally to pull the Spaulding Crimson Tide from 21 points down but it wasn’t enough to catch Burlington as the Seahorses held on for a 53-48 victory Monday. It was Spaulding’s eighth loss of the season keeping the Tide winless.

WILLIAMSTOWN — Ten Olympians scored and Oxbow exorcised some demons during Monday’s 45-29 girls basketball victory over Williamstown.

NORTHFIELD — U-32’s Maxx Perry and Northfield’s Bryce MacDougall each scored a goal for their respective teams, but in the end even overtime wasn’t enough to break the deadlock as they settled for the 1-1 tie.

MONTPELIER — The U-32 girls hockey team claimed the first of two Central Vermont matchups this winter with Spaulding, skating to Saturday’s 4-3 victory over the Crimson Tide.

NORTHFIELD — Norwich’s Amanda Conway was in a record-setting mood during Saturday’s 10-2 women’s college hockey victory over Plymouth State.

MONTPELIER — Nine players scored at least five points for the Montpelier boys basketball team during Friday’s 83-58 victory over Oxbow.

GENEVA, N.Y. — The Norwich men’s hockey team scored twice in a span of 77 seconds midway through the second period Friday, snapping Hobart’s five-game winning streak with a 4-2 victory.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Senior defenseman Cam Beecy, of the Norwich University men’s ice hockey team, is one of 17 collegiate hockey players nominated for the prestigious Hockey Humanitarian Award.

WOODSTOCK — Tyler Orton scored 29 points for the Williamstown boys basketball team Thursday and three teammates also reached double-figures during a 76-46 victory over Woodstock.

NORTHFIELD — The Norwich University women’s basketball team rolled to its first Great Northeast Athletic Conference victory of the season Thursday night, defeating the Simmons University Sharks during a 69-54 victory.

NORTHFIELD — The Norwich University men’s basketball team suffered a 54-48 loss against Elms College on Thursday in non-conference action.

ORONO, Maine — The University of Vermont lived up to its Road Warrior reputation during Wednesday’s 73-49 men’s college basketball victory.

The 2019 Vermont Sports Hall of Fame class was unveiled on Wednesday and will be honored on April.

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Mountaineers have been selected to host the 2019 New England Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game on July 28 at Montpelier Recreation Field.

That weekend of March 9 could become a crowded one on the Springfield High School athletic calendar. That is the date of the inaugural Springfield High School Athletic Hall of Fame banquet and it is not out of the question that the school’s girls basketball team could be playing at the Barre…

HARDWICK — Hazen relied on its most reliable contributors Tuesday to put the finishing touches on a 54-46 girls basketball victory over Danville.

BARRE — Spaulding and Colchester entered Monday’s boys basketball game with identical records but the Crimson Tide proved they’re a cut above during a 70-34 victory.

NORTHFIELD — Junior forward Kelley Madden scored the game-winning goal with 54 seconds left in overtime to lift the Norwich University women’s ice hockey team to a 5-4 win over No. 1-ranked Adrian College on Monday afternoon at Kreitzberg Arena.

NORTHFIELD — The Norwich University men’s ice hockey team has teamed up with another Northfield icon to hold the inaugural Norwich Hockey Sock Toss presented by Darn Tough Vermont on Jan. 19 at 4 p.m. in Kreitzberg Arena.

CRAFTSBURY — Hometown favorite Caitlin Patterson claimed her sixth national Nordic skiing title in the past two years Sunday.

NORTHFIELD — The Norwich University women’s ice hockey team suffered a 3-0 loss against Elmira on Sunday in the opening game of the ninth annual East-West Hockey Classic.

BARRE — Evan Parent tallied a pair of goals for Spaulding but it wasn’t nearly enough to overcome Essex on Saturday evening as the Hornets cleaned up with a 6-2 victory.